Marc Prokosch, Senior Attorney, has been with Karam Law since 2003. As an immigration litigation attorney, Mr. Prokosch is focused on Federal Court claims, where he has successfully resolved long delays by the US Citizenship and Immigration Services with regard to citizenship applications, green cards, TRIG cases, and other related immigration issues. He was counsel for several of the leading published decisions on immigration in Minnesota District Court, including Al-Rifahe v. Mayorkas, 776 F. Supp. 2d 927 (D. Minn. 2011), Al Jabari v. Chertoff, 536 F.Supp.2d 1029 (D. Minn. 2008) and Ali v. Frazier, 575 F.Supp. 2d 1084 (D. Minn. 2008), along with several unpublished victories for his clients. Marc has numerous cases successfully settled with the US Attorney's office. Mr. Prokosch's other practice areas include appellate proceedings, relief from removal, waivers, employment-based immigration (including EB1 and NIW green cards, and H1B, O, P, and R visas), and family-based immigration (including marriage, fiancé, and stepchild petitions, and VAWA, DACA, and Naturalization cases).
Mr. Prokosch is a former Chair of the Minnesota/Dakotas chapter of the American Immigration Lawyers Association, and served on the American Immigration Lawyers Association's Board of Governors. He frequently teaches and mentors other attorneys and law students on matters related to complex immigration litigation. He is admitted to practice before the United States Supreme Court, the Minnesota Supreme Court, the United States District Court for the District of Minnesota, and the United States Courts of Appeals for the Fourth, Sixth, Seventh and Eighth Circuits.
Mr. Prokosch received his Juris Doctorate from Hamline University School of Law, achieving honors and graduating magna cum laude. Prior to joining Karam Law, Mr. Prokosch taught High School English in Minnesota and Kenya and worked for several years in the financial printing industry.