Yuri BirgAttorney Yuri Birg, a leading lawyer with over 30-years of experience is the founder of BIRG LAWYERS GROUP™ and CHICAGO LAW GROUP™. Yuri Birg has developed highly successful and well-tested strategies, known as THE BIRG METHOD. He conducts live immigration law seminars across the United States, as well as online seminars for worldwide audience. He is known as one of the foremost authorities in immigration law.
Yuri Birg and his group of lawyers have handled thousands of successful cases, such as business and employment-based immigration matters involving L-1, E-2, H-1B, P-1, P3, O-1, EB-1, EB-2 National Interest Waiver, EB-3, EB-4, EB-5 visas. Yuri Birg’s business experience and background, as well as his profound grasp of business intricacies as an experience business lawyer, has enabled him to develop unique and successful business-immigration strategies.

Yuri Birg and his team have a winning Political Asylum track record, where clients benefit from extensive experience and a comprehensive approach to each matter. This includes a successful Immigration Court practice, as well as an affirmative asylum practice (asylum interview).

Yuri Birg and his BIRG LAWYERS GROUP also have a successful track record involving VAWA, U-Visa, I-601 and I-212 Waivers, as well as all family-based immigration matters, including Immediate Relative petitions for those who are in removal proceedings.
Yuri Birg’s proficiency spans a wide spectrum. The firm’s dedication extends beyond immigration and business law into the realm of personal injury, where a dedicated division ensures that clients receive the highest level of representation, resulting in top compensation for injuries sustained. Yuri Birg has assembled and developed a team of talented, experienced, and dedicated lawyers who zealously represent clients in personal injury matters.

Alexander VrbanoffAlexander Vrbanoff has over 26 years of courtroom experience in Immigration Law, including Immigration Litigation, Deportation Defense and Appeals. He has extensive experience and much success with Political Asylum, Family-Based Immigration and related matters, such as counselor processing.

Alexander Vrbanoff solves complex citizenship issues, including citizenship exam waivers. Alexander Vrbanoff has achieved much success with O-Visas and P-Visas, with many successful approvals for singers, musicians, actors, various other performers, athletes, and coaches. He represents many entertainment and sports venues.

During over 26 years of practicing law, Alexander Vrbanoff has developed an excellent reputation with immigration judges and other attorneys. In fact, a significant portion of his practice involves referrals from other attorneys, including immigration attorneys. Alexander Vrbanoff’s experience includes Employment and Business Immigration Issues. He also assists companies with immigration compliance issues.

Godfrey Y. MuwongeGodfrey Y. Muwonge has over 20 years of courtroom and appeals experience in Immigration Law. He brought the benchmark Niam v. Ashcroft case to the U.S. Court of Appeals in defense of immigrants, causing the U.S. Court of Appeals (7th Circuit) to rebuke the Immigration Judges and the Board of Immigration Appeals (BIA) for a pattern of serious misapplication of the law . Godfrey has appeared before the U.S. Supreme Court and before a number of the U.S. Federal Appellate Circuit Courts. He has extensive appellate experience before the Board of Immigration Appeals (BIA) and extensive experience before the Immigration Courts. Godfrey has the knowledge and experience to handle the most complex immigration and Citizenship issues, including appeals, motions to reopen and motions to reconsider, waivers, VAWA, U-Visa, Asylum Court Hearings, as well as family-based immigration issues.

Godfrey Muwonge was the first attorney to address the State Bar of Wisconsin on the problem of criminal convictions in state courts affecting immigrants’ status, adjustment and possible removal issues. He is a frequent advisor to criminal defense lawyers on Immigration Law issues. He is member of the Board of Directors of The Immigrant Defense Organization and an of-counsel attorney to the Catholic Services Legal Services of the Archdiocese of Milwaukee, where he instructs and mentors young immigration lawyers.