Montgomery McCracken Attorney Ralf D. Wiedemann Elected to Executive Committee of the Consular Corps Association of Philadelphia

January 28, 2014

PHILADELPHIA–Montgomery McCracken is pleased to announce that associate Ralf D. Wiedemann of the firm’s Immigration and Nationality Law practice has been elected to the Executive Committee of the Consular Corps Association of Philadelphia. He will serve as secretary for the 2014 term.

Wiedemann focuses his practice on immigration law, representing businesses and individuals in a broad variety of employment and family-based immigration matters, including U.S. visa, green card and citizenship matters. He also serves as the Honorary Consul of the Federal Republic of Germany in Philadelphia. Wiedemann received a J.D. degree, magna cum laude, from the University of Minnesota Law School in 2000 and graduated from Valparaiso University with a B.A. degree, with distinction, in Broadcast Journalism with minors in Business and German.

About the Consular Corps Association of Philadelphia

The Consular Corps Association of Philadelphia, the oldest association of foreign consuls in the United States, encompasses representatives from more than 30 countries from around the globe. Members of the association are responsible for enhancing and coordinating relations between their respective countries and the greater Philadelphia region. The mission of the Corps is to promote trade, economy, education, culture and science by educating youth and adults in the Philadelphia region regarding international affairs and promoting international awareness and understanding; strengthening the global community and building partnerships for cultural exchange; and enhancing and coordinating relations between Philadelphia and foreign countries.

About Montgomery McCracken Walker & Rhoads LLP

Montgomery McCracken is a multidisciplinary law firm with more than 120 attorneys in offices in Pennsylvania, New York, New Jersey and Delaware. Its attorneys provide legal services to clients in a wide range of industries both nationwide and internationally.