Allen Kaye, Esq.

Of Counsel

Allen E. Kaye has been practicing Immigration Law in New York for more than 57 years. His vast knowledge and experience makes a difference in the lives of our clients. He is a nationally recognized lawyer in the field of U.S. Immigration and Naturalization law and is Past President of the American Immigration Lawyers Association. He works with individuals and employers to assist with Visas, I-9 audits, and other immigration and naturalization issues.

He has been awarded the Super Lawyers® distinction every year since 2006 and was also listed in the 2020 Best Lawyers® by U.S. News & World Report – Best Lawyers®.


Columbia University Law School – J.D.
New York University Law School – LL.M.
Queens College, City University of New York – B,A., cum laude, Phi Beta Kappa,


New York: 1965


Past President, American Immigration Lawyers Association (AILA)

Executive Committee member, the International Law and Practice Section of the New York State Bar Association

Member of the Committee on Immigration Representation of the New York State Bar Association

Co-founder, IMMLAW, the National Consortium of Immigration Law Firms

Co-Chair, Immigration and Naturalization Committee of the Queens County Bar Association


Best Lawyers® by U.S. News & World Report: 1993-2021

The Best Lawyers in America, both in the field of Immigration and Naturalization Law

Who’s Who Legal: Thought Leaders – Corporate Immigration 2021

The International Who’s Who of Business Lawyers

Martindale-Hubbell Bar Register of Preeminent Lawyers

Super Lawyers® Award: 2006-2020


Regular columnist on U.S. immigration and naturalization law for many newspapers

Weekly columnist for Biz India and India Abroad

Co-host, two popular bi-monthly television programs in New York called “Immigration and You” and “Immigration Today.”

Frequent lecturer on the U.S. immigration, naturalization, visa and consular law for various organizations, associations, and foreign consulates including the American Immigration Lawyers Association, The New York State Bar Association, The New York County Lawyers Association, The Federal Bar Association, the German-American Chamber of Commerce, the Practicing Law Institute

PPID is a New York full-service law firm representing clients around the globe. Our experienced legal team navigates the most complicated cases – start to finish.

We’re recognized as one of the “Best Law Firms” in New York City by U.S. News and World Report – Best Lawyers®. We have offices in Manhattan and Peekskill, New York.

Learn more about our practice areas:
Immigration | Personal Injury  |  Real Estate  |  Litigation