CONCORD, N.H., Sept 16, 2008 – GoffWilson, a comprehensive immigration law firm with offices in New Hampshire and France, is pleased to announce the recent hiring of Eric A.Gentes. Following ten years of practice, including the last five as an Assistant Strafford County attorney, Gentes joins GoffWilson for the practice of immigration law, with a focus on business visas.
Gentes received his Bachelor of Arts in History from the University of Massachusetts at Amherst. After graduation, he spent two years in Poland and the Czech Republic teaching English at the primary school and university level, and led a series of lectures on various aspects of American Society to the staff and students of the Politechnika University, in Poznan Poland.
On returning to the United States, Gentes continued his education at Boston College School of Law, where he obtained his Juris Doctor Degree. While enrolled at Boston College, Gentes spent a semester in 1997 studying at Kings College in London. During this time he also became a member of the International Law Society, a non-profit educational organization that promotes international relationships on the basis of law and justice.
“Eric’s knowledge of the challenges facing people seeking visas will be an invaluable resource to our team. He’ll be able to leverage his time abroad to help our clients understand the complex issues surrounding immigration law,” said John Wilson, Esq., President and Partner of the firm.
Gentes has traveled extensively throughout Europe and the Middle East, Latin American and Nepal. He currently lives in Epsom with his wife and children.
ABOUT GOFFWILSON:GoffWilson is a well-known immigration law firm in New England and beyond. With more than twenty five years of legal experience, the firm focuses on immigration law throughout the United States and the world. Goff Wilson represents hundreds of employers in all industry sectors, including the high tech and healthcare industries; multinational companies; import/export businesses; international corporations transferring high-tech executive and managerial workers to the U.S.; colleges/universities/secondary schools; and manufacturing businesses. The full-service immigration practice assists employers, employees, families, and individuals. Goff Wilson maintains offices in Concord and Nashua, New Hampshire and Paris, France.