Saleem S. Rizvi
Saleem S. Rizvi, of counsel to Giordano Law Offices, has been practicing law in New York since 1990. After receiving his Bachelor of Laws, and Master of Arts degrees in Political Science and History from the University of Punjab, Pakistan, Saleem Rizvi came to the United States to pursue advanced education in law. His admission to the prestigious Columbia Law School afforded him the opportunity to expand his academic horizon and sharpen his legal skills in the area of international law.
Immediately after graduating with a master’s degree in international law. Saleem Rizvi enrolled further in Columbia Law School to conduct specific studies and research in the areas of corporate law, international trade law, and international investment law. Since his admission as an Attorney at Law in New York in 1990, Mr. Rizvi has developed a diverse practice covering corporate law, commercial law, real estate law, bankruptcy law ,and immigration law. Mr. Rizvi represents foreign corporations, government agencies, private and public business entities, professionals and individuals. In addition, Mr. Rizvi has successfully represented many overseas investors who have made substantial investments in the Unites States and consequently obtained their lawful immigration status.
Mr. Rizvi is deeply involved in community affairs. He has organized, participated , and lectured at many seminars and conferences on legal matters for the general public. He frequently writes on legal issues for newspapers and professional periodicals. Mr. Rizvi has appeared on a highly popular TV program, shown on ITV. In his live monthly program, he answered a variety of questions posed by viewers on legal matters. Mr. Rizvi is admitted to practice law in New York State, the Federal courts of Eastern and Southern Districts, and the United States Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit. In recognition of his community services, the Honorable Ed Towns presented Mr. Rizvi with a Congressional award, and his services were highly appreciated and noted in the Congressional Record. Saleem Rizvi also offers his legal expertise to deserving charitable organizations and individuals free of charge. He is fluent in Urdu and Punjabi.