Excited to have been part of the US Expansion and Investment Summit in New York. Very informative for all foreign entrepreneurs and companies thinking about expanding or launching in the U.S.

Thu, Jun 13, 2019, 9:00 AM
Fri, Jun 14, 2019, 12:30 AM EDT

Steve Maggi joined the panel of LIBOR’s Third Annual Global Development Breakfast Thursday, May 23, 2019

Rising Star Award from Trusts & Estates magazine

January, 2019

Founder Steve Maggi winning the Distinguished Authors – Rising Star Award from Trusts & Estates magazine at the Heckerling conference in Orlando. 140 articles to choose from and 3 winners! Watch video below.




Date and Time: Thu, Nov. 1, 2018
8 a.m. – 10 a.m. (GMT-0400) America/New_York
Location: Luxembourg House 17 Beekman Place, New York, NY
Pricing: Breakfast $10 –  (ends 10/31/2018)


  • Fundamental Parts of U.S. Immigration
  • Preliminary Steps
  • Visa Waiver Discussion
  • E-2 visa Intro and case example
  • L-1 visa Intro
  • Comparison Chart
  • Real Case Examples
  • Common Mistakes and Final Comments

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How Technology is Transforming World Business

Date: Thursday, September 27, 2018
Time: 8:00am-1:00pm
Location: 849 6th Ave, New York, NY 10001

Steve Maggi participated at the Withum‘s 6th Annual Global Summit, discussing the strained relationship between US immigration laws and the US business community’s constant need to access the right people with the right talent, in order to ensure our country’s continued technological and economic progress.

Discovering Essential Financial and Legal Considerations for Expanding in the U.S.

SMA Law Firm is proud to be co-hosting the “Discovering Essential Financial and Legal Considerations for Expanding in the U.S.” event for the 2018 Select USA conference, at the Gaylord Convention Center in National Harbor, Maryland, on June 20th, from 7 a.m. to 9 a.m.

Steve Maggi will be discussing the preliminary logistical and legal steps for launching a U.S. business and the requirements for the different visas utilized by new companies to bring investors, managers, and executives to the U.S. to run new startups and subsidiaries.


5 Foreign Entrepreneurs Talk US Startup & Business Expansion

When: Thursday, May 10, 2018
Time: 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM
Where: WeWork Fulton Center 200 Broadway, 3rd Floor, NYC

Produced in collaboration between SMA Law, Specialists in U.S. Immigration and Consular Law & Neuland Alliance



“Building the Bridge to your American Dream”

 Where: Restaurant Tuborg Havnepark – 15 Tuborg Havnepark, Hellerup, Denmark



The Global Real Estate Summit NYC

When: October 2, 2017
Where: New York Marriott Marquis, 1535 Broadway, NYC


Coming to America: Legal and financial planning challenges faced by practitioners when advising immigrant clients

When: Thursday, August 17, 2017
Time: 2: PM EDT
Where: Webinar 


Visa de inversión- E-2 | Proceso, requerimientos y beneficios. Steve Maggi, Abogado de imigración, SMA Law Firm

Cuando: 29 de Noviembre de 2016
Hora: 18:30 – 20:30 ART
Donde: Vitrum Hotel, 5641 Gorriti, Buenos Aires, CABA 1414, Argentina


The Bloomberg Advantage: Steve Maggi on Immigration and the Election

When: September 29, 2016
Time: 11:29 AM EDT
Where: New York, NY

(Bloomberg) — The Bloomberg Advantage with Carol Massar and Cory Johnson.
GUEST: Steve Maggi Founder of SMA Law Firm Discussing immigration trends and “the view from outside the U.S.” from the Withum Smith & Brown 2016 Global Summit at Harvard Club in NYC.

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Withum’s Fourth Annual Global Summit

When: September 29, 2016
Where: New York, NY

I participated in the opening panel, “A view from the outside,” to discuss the US Elections and their impact on world business, including your clients. My co-panelists were tax professionals from Ireland, the UK and Germany.


“Building the Bridge to Your American Dream”

When: September 7, 2016
Time: 5 pm to 7 pm
Where: WeWork Metroppool, Amsterdam, Netherlands

In conjunction with Stage-USA and WeWork, I presented “Building the Bridge to your American Dream.”, an introduction to visas for entrepreneurs, startups, and businesses, as well as training and internship visas.



When: September 14, 2016
Where: New York, NY

I presented a webinar titled “U.S. Visas for Foreign Entrepreneurs, Companies and Startups: Different Paths”- I also sat on the “Global Entrepreneurship and US-Expansion Strategy” panel.


SIBOR Global / Real Estate Summit

When: September 15, 2016
Where: New York, NY

I was pleased to be the featured morning speaker at this event. My presentation was “Deux Pieds à Terre: Getting Both your foreign client’s feet on U.S. ground: A brief guide to U.S. visa options for U.S. real estate professionals to expand their foreign national clientele.”