John’s practice encompasses all aspects of immigration and nationality law. John draws on over two decades of experience to help companies and their employees obtain nonimmigrant visas, including B, E, H, J, L, O, and TN visas. He also handles applications for PERM labor certification; extraordinary ability, outstanding researcher, and national interest waiver petitions; adjustment of status procedures; consular processing; and naturalization. John has distinguished himself in the use of legal operations and technology to streamline practices and develop innovative solutions to challenging legal and case production issues. He represents clients in a wide variety of industries, including biotechnology, FinTech, hospitals & health systems, insurance, financial services, retailers, education, consulting, and staffing services.
Prior to joining Mintz, John was a partner in the business immigration group of an international law firm. Earlier, he was an immigration attorney at a Boston-based law firm.
In addition to his practice, John is a frequent panelist at seminars on immigration topics, and he regularly writes articles about business immigration. He has also served as co-chair of American Immigration Lawyers Association regional conferences.
Articles in the National Law Review database by John F. Quill
John F. Quill, Chair of Mintz Levin's Immigration practice, is a Go-To Thought Leader for 2021 for his coverage of the COVID-19 India Travel Ban. NLR readers turned to Mr. Quill’s coverage for key guidance for travel to India in the midst of changing rules and restrictions, outlining what to expect and how travelers should plan. Mr. Quill’s analysis broke down a complicated topic in an easy-to-read format, giving readers essential information during a time when it was needed most.