Francis D. Wymard | Wymard, Francis D.
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Francis D. Wymard
Francis D. Wymard
Francis D. Wymard is an Associate in the Firm's Litigation and Employment groups, and currently serves as the Chair and Social Media Liaison of the Firm's Immigration Law Practice Group.
is based out of the Pittsburgh office and focuses his
litigation practice in the areas of immigration and white collar and products liability defense.
immigration practice consists of representing individuals, families and businesses with diverse immigration issues.
has processed and filed all necessary paperwork for the following types of visas: H-1B; H-3; E-2; F-1; M-1; B-1; J-1, K-1, and L-1 and has argued relief from removal in front of Immigration judges.
In addition, in 2010, Mr. Wymard
appeared on Pittsburgh Cable News Channel's NightTalk in a one-hour live legal roundtable that discussed immigration reform as it related to Arizona Senate Bill 1070.
Prior to joining the firm, Mr. Wymard served as a trial attorney for the Allegheny County District Attorney's office in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.
represented the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania in prosecuting a variety of major and minor crimes before judges and juries.
A graduate of the University of Pittsburgh School of Law, Mr. Wymard was in the top third of his class.
He graduated with a B.A. in History, with a concentration in Irish Studies, from Villanova University.
has also traveled internationally, studying at the University of Galway
in Galway, Ireland, and the University of Tel Aviv
in Tel Aviv, Israel.
Mr. Wymard is an active member of the American and Allegheny County Bar Associations and is admitted to practice law in Pennsylvania and in the U.S. District Court for the Western District of Pennsylvania.