Immigration lawyers and attorneys assist individuals in obtaining visas and gaining US citizenship, defend the rights of immigrants, navigate the issues of illegal immigration and assist businesses in understanding immigration issues in a global marketplace. Despite high levels of immigration, industry growth was stifled in 2009 due to falling per capita disposable income and corporate profit, causing individuals and corporations to find alternatives to industry services. However, revenue is expected to rise as postrecessionary conditions benefit corporate profit and stricter federal and state immigration laws are implemented.
Firms in this industry offer services relating to the legal status of individuals, including citizenship and visa services.
The report covers the scope, size, disposition and growth of the industry including the key sensitivities and success factors. Also included are five year industry forecast, growth rates and an analysis of the industry key players and their market shares.