About Our Firm

aboutMr. Gursoy is the founder of the Gursoy Law Firm, P.C. which has offices in Brooklyn, New York and New Jersey.

He has been a lawyer for over 18 years and has successfully represented thousands of clients for a wide range of legal matters. Mr. Gursoy has been, and continues to be, a frequent writer and contributor to many national and international newspapers. He also often lectures and teaches other lawyers about the practice of law.

He has a tremendous amount of experience handling complex immigration law matters, having successfully represented countless numbers of clients in Immigration Court for asylum cases, and many other deportation cases. Mr. Gursoy is often hired by other lawyers to assist them with complicated cases, including criminal convictions, as well as representing clients with the United States Citizenship & Immigration Service (“USCIS”) for work visas, investor visas, family and marriage cases, and many other type of green card and adjustment of status case.

Mr. Gursoy has also successfully represented hundreds of Chapter 7 Bankruptcy clients during his many years of practice. Due to his representation, his clients have been free of their credit card debt and have been able to get a fresh start, while at the same time keeping their home, car and salary!

Mr. Gursoy is licensed in the States of New York and New Jersey, as well as the Federal District Courts of New York for the Southern and Eastern Districts, the District of New Jersey, and the Second Circuit Court of Appeals. He is also a proud member of the American Immigration Lawyers Association, the New York State Bar Association, the New York State Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers and the National Association of Consumer Bankruptcy Attorneys. He was also featured in the Wall Street Journal as a recipient of the National Leadership Award as an Honorary Co-Chairman of the Business Advisory Council.

The Gursoy Law Firm continues to strive to be on the top of legal profession. We understand that clients have an endless number of choices when it comes to picking a law firm. We always remind ourselves of this important fact. We also understand that clients want more than just a formal relationship with a lawyer. We truly believe that a relationship between a lawyer and a client should be more. Our goal is to have all clients continue to be proud of having the Gursoy Law Firm represent them, just as we are proud of having been carefully chosen by our clients to help them with their legal matter.


Justin Rothman, Esq. graduated from Muhlenberg College, where he studied Philosophy and Political Science. Justin earned his J.D. from Brooklyn Law School, where he was a recipient of the Carswell Scholarship and the Judge Doris A. Thompson Award for Excellence in Professional Skills. While attending law school, Justin interned with the Kings County District Attorney’s Office, the Attorney General’s Office of the State of New York, and the New York City Housing Authority.

Prior to joining Gursoy Law Firm, P.C., Justin worked in-house at American Transit Insurance Company in their no-fault legal department as a Supervising Attorney. He has volunteered with the Safe Harbor Clinic, the New Sanctuary Coalition, and the Safe Passage Project, where he has helped to defend the rights of immigrants. At Gursoy Law Firm, P.C., Justin’s practice primarily focuses on defending immigrants in removal proceedings and helping immigrants apply for benefits. Justin is admitted to practice law in Immigration Court, the State Courts of New York and New Jersey, and the Eastern District of New York.