Maurice H. Goldman holds a J.D./M.B.A. from Hofstra University. He has served on multiple national American Immigration Lawyers Association's (AILA) committees, including the family law and annual conference committees. Most recently, he chaired the conference planning committee for the AILA 2010 Fall Conference in San Antonio, Texas. He is the past Arizona AILA Chapter Chair. He is also a trustee to the American Immigration Council (http://www.americanimmigrationcouncil.org/). He has lectured on a variety of immigration subjects. He currently serves on the boards of the ASISTA (http://www.asistahelp.org/), Border Action Network (www.borderaction.org) and Immigrants List (www.immigrantslist.org). He has received numerous awards for his pro bono work in both Arizona and New York. He was the recipient of AILA's 2010 Joseph Minsky Young Lawyer Award for outstanding contributions in the field of immigration and nationality law.