Mr. Tenreiro is an attorney practicing business litigation and immigration matters at Baldassare & Mara LLC. He is one of the prominent New York and new Jersey based practitioners of LGBT asylum matters. His extensive immigration experience includes representing clients in asylum claims based on LGBT and HIV+ status. Mr. Tenreiro has successfully represented applicants in obtaining special immigration status by asylum allowing the applicant to remain in the United States with work authorization and a path to citizenship. Over the years, his LGBT clients include individuals from Jamaica, China, Brazil, Uganda, Honduras, Indonesia, and Cameroon, and he has been asked to speak on this topic on several occasions.