Barnes & Thornburg is pleased to announce that veteran immigration lawyer, Michael Durham, '01 J.D., has joined its South Bend office as a partner in the firm’s Labor & Employment Department. Durham, who has practiced immigration law for 17 years, was previously with Bose McKinney & Evans LLP. Durham assists businesses and individuals in a variety of immigration services. He advises employers such as hospitals, colleges and universities, technology companies, religious organizations and small companies in obtaining nonimmigrant and immigrant status for their employees. He has experience working with physicians, post-doctoral researchers, professors, engineers, scholars, scientists, international business executives and managers and investors. Durham also represents individuals on a variety of family-based immigration and naturalization matters.