Akerman serves clients throughout the United States and overseas from Florida, New York, Washington, D.C., California, Colorado, Virginia, Nevada, Utah, and Texas. We are ranked among the top 100 law firms in the U.S. by The National Law Journal NLJ 250 (2011) in number of lawyers and we are the largest firm in Florida. Our team has been recognized by Chambers USA and other industry publications for its market leading practices in the areas of corporate, banking, finance, bankruptcy, litigation, real estate, environmental, insurance, healthcare, taxation, and labor & employment.
Tom Raleigh has corporate transactional experience assisting corporate entities and private clients with establishing and expanding their businesses in the U.S. and abroad. He has managed multi-million dollar corporate transactions on behalf of foreign clients establishing U.S. market presence and has advised U.S. public and private clients expanding their businesses outside the U.S. As co-chair of the Akerman Immigration Planning & Compliance Practice, he has assisted public companies, sports teams, investors, and professionals in obtaining U.S. work authorization, preparing petitions, and applications with the U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services and U.S. Embassies overseas. He is Florida Bar board certified in International Law and has worked extensively with foreign legal counsel worldwide.