Kevin Battle counsels clients on employment policies and practices, immigration matters, and litigation strategy.

His practice focuses on employment based and business related immigration matters. Kevin’s experience in this area includes assisting employers with H-1B visas for specialty occupations, TN visas for professionals, E visas based on U.S. Treaties and Trade Agreements, L-1 visas for intra-company transfers of managers and specialized knowledge workers, as well as employment based permanent resident filings. Kevin also has significant experience both counseling clients on Form I-9 issues and conducting full-scale audits of Form I-9s.

Kevin has briefed cases for state and federal trial courts, the United States Citizenship & Immigration Service, the Administrative Appeals Office and the Board of Alien Labor Certification Appeals.

Mr. Battle co-authored “Investment-Based Immigration for the Small Business Entrepreneur” in the September, 2020 issue of the Michigan Bar Journal.

Mr. Battle has been recognized as a 2023 Best Lawyers: Ones to Watch in America™ for Labor and Employment Law-Management Law and has been honored as an “Up & Coming Lawyer” Class of 2021 in Michigan by Michigan Lawyers Weekly.