Stephen J.O. Maltby, Partner
Stephen J.O. Maltby
Tel: (212) 705-9838
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Professional Profile

Stephen J.O. Maltby heads Gibney’s Immigration Practice Group and is responsible for the oversight of all client immigration matters. Mr. Maltby is personally involved in the design and implementation of strategic immigration programs for businesses, providing best practices for regulatory compliance and solutions customized to their particular needs. He represents clients in a broad range of industries including the financial services, pharmaceutical, Internet, technology, media and entertainment sectors and has many years of experience representing clients from around the world with their cross border, investment and start up operations in the United States.

Memberships and Affiliations

New York Bar Association
American Immigration Lawyers Association

Professional and Community Involvement

Pace University School of Law, adjunct professor of law
British American Chamber of Commerce Foundation Inc., Chairman
British American Business Inc., Board of Directors
Former Warden, St. John’s Episcopal Church, South Salem, NY

Articles, Publications and Lectures

Mr. Maltby has authored numerous articles relating to U.S. employment-based immigration including:

He has presented continuing education seminars and has lectured to professional and trade groups such as the Practicing Law Institute, The New York City Bar Association and the American Council of International Personnel on a wide range of immigration topics including: business travel, U.S. nonimmigrant work visas, labor certification and the immigrant visa process, retention of U.S. resident status, worksite enforcement, immigration compliance best practices, and Form I-9 and E-Verify.

Awards and Recognition

American Lawyer Best Lawyers
Chambers USA – “Leader in field”
Martindale-Hubbell Preeminent AV Rating
New York Magazine Best Lawyers – Immigration Law
Super Lawyers: 2010 – 2014
U.S. News/Best Lawyers Law Firm rankings – Immigration Law
Who’s Who Legal: Corporate Immigration 2014


J.D., University of Virginia, 1978
B.A., Magdalen College, Oxford, U.K., 1975

Bar Admissions

New York, 1979

Court Admissions

New York
U.S. District Court, Southern and Eastern Districts of New York