Meet Sheela Murthy

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A tenacious advocate for her clients, Sheela Murthy has a wealth of legal experience and education, a lifelong passion for justice, and a deep commitment to helping others. Murthy loves her work, and approaches it with a tireless immigrant work ethic.

How did Murthy get where she is today? Graduating first in her class from the prestigious University Law College in Bangalore, she went on to excel in the Masters of Laws Program at Harvard University. She worked at top law firms in New York and Baltimore before founding her own firm, determined to really make a difference.

A lifelong student of the law, she often lectures on immigration law at professional conferences and seminars. She has been a leader in organizations such as the American Immigration Lawyers Association (AILA) and the American Immigration Council (AIC).

Murthy is recognized as a top International Corporate Immigration Lawyer in Corporate Immigration, and has received countless other awards for her work.

  • Martindale Hubble’s AV® Preeminent™ 5.0 out of 5 rating – the highest possible rating, achieved by a select few
  • Ernst & Young’s Entrepreneur of the Year Award
  • Maryland Daily Record’s Leadership in Law Award
  • Bar Register of Preeminent Lawyers in the U.S.
  • Chamber’s Global directory lists hers as one of the world’s leading business immigration firms
  • The World’s Leading Lawyers for Business

… and a host of other awards. She has been featured in ZeeTV’s Those Who Made It.