Edward Neufville, III, was featured on NBC Nightly News and Fox News DC in a story about living with a stutter and the new movie “The King’s Speech”, which explores the life of King George VI of England. See the attached link http://wlunews.wordpress.com/2010/12/01/law-alum-speaks-out-about-stutter/ for a news write up on Edward Neufville. Click below to view the interview aired on NBC Nightly News and the news segment on Fox News.
February 21, 2010
Edward Neufville and his Cameroonian client are featured in the Sunday Washington Post reflecting on his clients torture in his come country and survival in the United States. Please take an opportunity to read this article.
February 12th, 2010
At the start of the 2010 Winter Olympics Business Insider profiles Edward Neufville as one of 17 former Olympians who are now practicing attorneys.
December 23rd, 2008
Edward Neufville, III, Esq. has been named by Maryland Super Lawyers magazine as one of the top up and coming attorneys in Maryland for 2009. This list features only 2.5% of the outstanding lawyers in the State of Maryland who are under 40 years of age and have practiced law for less than 10 years. The selections for Super Lawyers are made by Law & Politics, a division of Key Professional Media, Inc. of Minneapolis , Minn. Each year, Law & Politics undertakes a rigorous multi-phase selection process that includes a statewide survey of lawyers, independent research to identify outstanding lawyers, evaluation of candidates based on 12 indicators of peer recognition and professional achievement, a blue ribbon panel review by practice area and a discipline check of each candidate.
Law & Politics publishes Super Lawyers magazines across the country. In addition to the magazines, Law & Politics publishes newspaper inserts and magazines special sections devoted to Super Lawyers . Super Lawyers can be found online at superlawyers.com, where lawyers can be searched by practice area and location.
August 14th, 2006
The American Immigration Lawyers Association (AILA) named Edward Neufville as a faculty member to co-present an August 14th web seminar entitled “Latest Trends in Asylum Applications and the Impact of ‘Material Support.”
July 3rd, 2006
The MoraisNeufville Law Firm, LLC opened its doors in Silver Spring, Maryland.
June 12th, 2006
The Legal Times quoted Edward Neufville in an article entitled “Refugees From Oppressive Regimes Kept Out” on his efforts to seek asylum for a Christian detainee who is barred admission under the broad application of federal law on material support.
June 4th, 2006
Edward Neufville received the 2006 Washington, D.C. AILA chapter probono award for providing outstanding legal services to underserved communities.
April 11th, 2006
Edward Neufville appeared along with a medical expert to discuss the legal and psychological implications in granting political asylum to victims of torture. The panel, entitled “The Legal and Psychological Aspects of Asylum Based on Torture,” was held at the University of Baltimore and sponsored by the University of Baltimore’s Immigrant Rights’ Project.
March 8th, 2006
The New York Times reported on the MoraisNeufville’s involvement in seeking the release of a Burmese detainee in an article on how the broad application of a federal law is denying asylum protection to Burmese refugees.
Click here for the pdf.
January 26th, 2006
Edward Neufville argued a material support case, In re S-K-,before the Board of Immigration Appeals (BIA) on behalf of a Christian detainee, persecuted in her home country for her \religion. Click here for the BIA decision.
January 25th, 2006
NPR interviewed Edward Neufville on his representation of an ethnic Burmese Chin being denied asylum as an example of how a broad federal law is denying refugees with valid claims of persecution protection from repressive regimes. Listen to the interview here.
July 15th, 2004
The MoraisNeufville Law Firm, LLC opened its doors in Baltimore, MD.