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Carlsmith Ball LLP

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134 W Soledad Avenue
Suite 401
Hagatna, Guam 96910

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Hawaii, Guam, Los Angeles

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Personal Background

Sinforoso M. "Rossi" Tolentino is the Administrative Partner of the Guam office of Carlsmith Ball LLP. Rossi advises clients with regard to employer-sponsored immigration, including: employment-based nonimmigrant visas for intracompany transferees, specialty occupations/professions, and treaty investors; employment-based immigrant visas under the first-preference category; and visa issues resulting from the federalization of immigration in the Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands. In addition to his immigration practice, Rossi has a transactional practice and advises clients regularly on business matters of all types, real estate purchases, leases and financing, and regulatory licensing. Mr. Tolentino is a 1989 graduate of the Georgetown University Law Center and has been practicing with the firm since that time.

Firm Background

Carlsmith Ball LLP is a Pacific Rim firm with offices in Hawaii, Guam, the Northern Mariana Islands, and the continental United States. The firm's Labor, Employment & Employee Benefits Section assists employers from the U.S., Asia, Mexico and Europe. We assist clients by developing and maintaining human resource systems that complement their business needs. By anticipating legal and management issues and developing options to avoid or minimize problems, we efficiently resolve legal disputes or problems that arise, and provide clients with a level of service which ensures their return to Carlsmith Ball LLP time and again.

Firm Practice Areas

Business Planning and Corporate Governance, Telecommunications, and Technology
Creditors' Rights -- Bankruptcy, Foreclosure, Loan Workouts
Environmental Law
Financial Institutions and Holding Companies
Labor and Employment
Litigation and Dispute Resolution -- Commercial, Admiralty, and Employment
Real Property, Land Use, Hospitality, and Project Financing
Tax, Estate Planning, Pension

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