Ian M. Love


Ian is a Partner at Global Immigration Associates. His practice focuses on immigrant and nonimmigrant matters for companies ranging from small startups to Fortune 500 companies.

Ian has extensive experience in visa categories including the H-1B, L-1, E-2, E-3, O-1, PERM labor certification and EB-1 petitions. Additionally, he has guided many clients through mergers and acquisitions, relocations and other complex workplace compliance matters.

Ian works with clients in industries including insurance, online retail and technology.

Outside of work, Ian enjoys cycling, soccer and exploring the outdoors with his wife and dogs.


  • University of Michigan Law School, J.D., cum laude

  • Lawrence University, B.A., magna cum laude

Bar Admissions

  • Ian is licensed to practice in Illinois.


  • American Immigration Lawyers Association

Speaking Engagements

  • Presenter, “A Beginner’s Guide To Setting Up an Immigration Program,” Aug. 2019 (SHRM/HRCI Continuing Education credit)
  • Presenter, “H-1B Cap Refresher: Policy, Petition and Process,” January 2019 (SHRM/HRCI Continuing Education credit)

  • Presenter, “The ABCs of Immigration: The HR Guide to U.S. Immigration Visas and Green Cards,” February 2019 (SHRM/HRCI Continuing Education credit)

  • Presenter, “H-1B Cap Prep Series Part 1: Preparing for FY 2020 H-1B Cap Season,” October 2018 (SHRM/HRCI Continuing Education credit)

  • Presenter, “Current State of Immigration: Where We’ve Been & Where We’re Going,” October 2017 (SHRM/HRCI Continuing Education credit)