SHAHEEN NEGIT, ESQ.
NEW JERSEY STATE BAR
MINNESOTA STATE BAR
NEW ENGLAND LAW | BOSTON
Juris Doctor Degree
B.A., Political Science
COMMUNITY & PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE
New Jersey State Bar Association
Bergen County Bar Association
American Immigration Lawyers Association
Shaheen Negit earned his Bachelor’s from Rutgers University where he graduated cum laude with honors while majoring in Political Science. He went on to obtain his Law Degree from New England Law | Boston. During his studies, Mr. Negit excelled in Immigration Law, Family Law, Legal Research & Writing, Clinical Evidence, and Trial Practice.
While Mr. Negit attended law school, he interned and worked at the District Attorney’s Office in Massachusetts, Bergen County Public Defender’s Office in New Jersey, and at an immigration law firm in New Jersey. After graduating from law school, he went on to obtain his bar licenses in the State of New Jersey and the State of Minnesota. As an associate attorney in Minnesota, Mr. Negit attained experience in family law by preparing summons and petitions, handling formal and informal discovery matters, attending initial case management conferences, and mediation. Upon returning to his home state of New Jersey, he acquired experience in immigration law by preparing family-based petitions, employment-based petitions, claims for asylum, and more.
Mr. Negit was born and raised in Bergen County, New Jersey. As a life-long resident of New Jersey, he holds the state very close to his heart. Mr. Negit’s passion is to help prepare relentlessly for his clients and to assure he works tirelessly for each of them. His greatest strengths are his attention to detail, establishing a close working relationship with his clients, and finding solutions to the most complex legal issues.