Joseph Asir

Of Counsel

  • New York
  • Bar Council of India

  • Georgetown University Law Center, LLM., 1994
  • LIU/United Nations-NY, M.S., International Relations/Diploma in UN Studies, 1991
  • Madras University, Chennai, India, Masters degrees in History and Management, 1985
  • Madras Law College, Chennai, India, J.D., 1983
  • Loyola College, Chennai, India, B.A., 1979

Joseph Asir is the Chair of the Immigration Law practice and has been practicing Immigration Law for over 25 years. He is seasoned in handling immigration matters for:

  • Public and Private Companies
  • Financial Services Firms, Investment Banks and Wealthy International Investors
  • Small Businesses
  • Hotels and Resorts
  • Restaurant Franchises
  • Technology firms including Startups
  • Pharmaceutical Companies
  • Hospitals, Research Centers and Universities
  • Religious Organizations
  • Professional and Semi-Pro Sports Organizations/International Athletes
  • Entertainers, Performers, Musicians, Orchestra Conductors, Stage and Screen Motion Picture Producers/Directors/Actors/Actresses
  • Asylum Seekers


Mr. Asir also represents high-end resorts that employ workers on H-2B visas, and investors from Korea, China, India, Latin America and other countries. His practice group directs hundreds of immigrant visa cases annually and processes hundreds of non-immigrant visa applications for individuals and companies, with a focus on H-1B, H-2B, L-1 and EB-1 through EB-5 visa applications.

Mr. Asir’s practice is currently based in Palm Beach, Florida. He serves as Managing Partner of the Princeton Law Group, a boutique employment immigration firm based in Princeton, New Jersey. He is a graduate of Georgetown University Law Center and holds graduate degrees in International Relations, Management and History.