Murov & Ward, L.L.C. has been continuously in practice since 1975, providing legal counsel and services in employment-based immigration matters. It is our business to become a trusted part of our clients’ team, and to stay ahead of the curve on upcoming legislation and agency policy trends. After 33 years in New Orleans, Murov & Ward moved to Austin, Texas following Hurricane Katrina, and maintains the high quality performance our clients expect. Mark G. Murov, licensed in Texas and Louisiana, has been practicing law continuously for over thirty years, and limits his work to U.S. Immigration and Nationality Law. He holds an “av” rating from the Martindale-Hubbell Law Directory, has been listed for twenty years in Best Lawyers in America, and is listed in An International Who's Who of Corporate Immigration Lawyers. The firm serves clients in many industries, with special focus and expertise in immigration legal matters in the Energy Industry, including Exploration and Production, downhole and completions, pipeline engineering and structural integrity, and related industry sub-sectors.