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Leon Rodriguez Joins HIAS Board of Directors


Seyfarth Shaw’s Leon Rodriguez, partner in the firm’s Labor and Employment department, has joined the board of directors of HIAS, the global Jewish nonprofit that protects refugees. 

“In this time where those working to support the growing number of refugees worldwide are meeting stronger and stronger headwinds, it is humbling to be part of this truly distinguished class of new board members,” said Rodriguez.  

Rodriguez provides regulatory, litigation and strategic advisory services to clients in areas including immigration, health care, and government/congressional investigations. He served as the most recent director of United States Citizenship and Immigration Services (“USCIS”)  from 2014 to 2017.  

View the HIAS press release here for more details.