Chamber Chair of the Board Sheela Murthy to Speak at Salisbury University

SALISBURY, MD – Immigration lawyer and entrepreneur Sheela Murthy, Esq., President and CEO of the Murthy Law Firm, is the next speaker in the Perdue Executive Leadership Series, hosted by Salisbury University’s Franklin P. Perdue School of Business.

Her presentation is at 3:30 p.m., Thursday, March 31, in Holloway Hall Auditorium.

Murthy founded the Baltimore County-headquartered global law firm in 1994. With offices in Seattle, WA, and serving 3 major cities in India, the firm focuses in U.S. immigration law. It represents small, mid-sized and Fortune 500 companies, as well as individuals undergoing the complex U.S. immigration process.

Holding an LL.M. from Harvard Law School, Murthy has earned various awards, honors and achievements. Included among them are the Ernst & Young Entrepreneur of the Year (EOY), regional Judge of the EOY, recognition as a Maryland Innovator of the Year, and being named one of the 50 Most Influential Marylanders. 

Murthy has been featured in national and international media, such as The New York Times and Newsweek.  Murthy is a regular speaker on immigration law and leadership issues across the U.S. and internationally, including stops in St. Louis, London, Salzburg, Austria, and last month, in Bangalore, India. She also is a past member of the American Immigration Council’s Board of Trustees. 

Currently, Murthy is the Chairman of the Board of the Maryland Chamber of Commerce and on The Indus Entrepreneurs (TiE) Board of Directors in Washington, D.C. 

Sponsored by the Perdue School, admission to her talk is free and the public is invited. For more information call 410-543-6030 or visit the Salisbury University website at





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