Adam Cohen

Siskind Susser, PC

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Siskind Susser, PC


Adam S. Cohen is an attorney in the Memphis office of Siskind Susser PC, where he practices exclusively immigration and nationality law. Mr. Cohen represents corporate and individual clients in several areas of immigration law, with a particular concentration on the immigration of physicians, researchers, and academics. He has considerable experience with J-1 waivers, H-1Bs, O-1s, TNs, EB-1s, National Interest Waivers, PERM labor certification green cards, Schedule A green cards, and various other business and family immigration procedures.

Mr. Cohen is an active member of the International Medical Graduate Taskforce (IMGT), the physician immigration bar organization, as well as the American Immigration Lawyers Association (AILA). He is also a member of NAFSA: Association of International Educators and a past Board Member of the Federal Bar Association Memphis Mid-South Chapter. Mr. Cohen is a member of the Florida Bar and is admitted to practice before the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit and the U.S. District Court for the Western District of Tennessee.

Mr. Cohen has been a speaker at AILA, IMGT, and Tennessee Association of International Educators (TAIE) conferences, various universities, and local events, as well as on local Spanish radio and television. He has written articles for various publications and maintains a Twitter account focusing on physician and academic immigration (@MDVisas).

Prior to joining the firm, Mr. Cohen worked as both a Judicial Law Clerk for the Orlando Immigration Court and an Attorney Advisor for the Memphis Immigration Court. Thereafter, he worked at a private immigration law firm with a particular concentration on removal/deportation proceedings and family immigration. Mr. Cohen can be reached by email at, through Twitter (@MDVisas), and through LinkedIn.