• Wayne State University Law School Law School 2001, J.D.
  • University of Michigan Undergraduate 1998, B.A.
  • Obtained re-entry permits to maintain permanent residence status in the United States for individuals transferred abroad
  • Assisted with preservation of residency for naturalization purposes for individuals transferred overseas
  • Represented employers in USCIS administrative site visit
  • Represented employers in investigations conducted by the USDOL concerning H-1B Labor Condition Application public access file including benching and wage and hour issues.
  • Represented clients with applications of waiver of inadmissibility due to past legal history or immigration history.
  • Represented clients seeking LPR status based on Cuban Adjustment Act
  • Represented clients in obtaining visas at various US Embassies and Consulates abroad
  • Conducted in-house training regarding preparing and maintaining H-1B public access files and Labor Certification Applications
  • Represented clients at Port of Entry to process admission to US under NAFTA
  • Preparation of J-1 Exchange Visitor and H-3 Trainee applications and petitions for employees of foreign companies with U.S. facilities
  • Advised employers regarding maintenance of employer/employee relationship when foreign national is placed offsite
  • Consulted with clients regarding special permanent resident card interviews
  • Prepared J-1 waivers of 2 year foreign residency requirement based on no-objection letters, interested government agencies, hardship and other grounds
  • Analyzed effect of corporate changes, including mergers and acquisitions, on foreign national’s immigration status.
  • Assisted family members in obtaining appropriate fianc
  • Analyzed eligibility for naturalization through parents or grandparents and prepare necessary documentation
  • Obtained re-entry permit to maintain permanent residency for individuals transferred overseas
  • Conducted internal audits of I-9 forms for clients
  • Assisted employers in obtaining appropriate nonimmigrant classification (TN, H-1B, H-3, L-1A, L-1B, O-1, E-1/E-2, P) and immigrant classification (EB-1, EB-2, EB-3 and EB-5).
  • Obtained approval of Immigration Petition for Alien of Extraordinary Ability for various professionals including engineers, scientists, corporate executives, professional athletes, entertainers, coaches, and trainers.
  • Obtained removal of conditions on permanent residency