Office: Resident Partner, New York, New York Office
Practice Areas: Immigration, Consular and Naturalization Law
Admitted: 1995, Connecticut; 1996, New York
Education: Brandeis University (B.A., magna cum laude, 1992); Universite Rennes 2-Haute Bretagne, Rennes, France (1991); New York University School of Law (1994-1995); University of Connecticut (J.D., 1995.) Activities: President, International Law Society (1993-94). Competitor, Philip C. Jessup International Law Moot Court Competition. Upper Class Writing Project: A Comparative Study of the Legal Profession in the United States and France, University of Connecticut School of Law
Appointments: Committee Member (2002-present), Lawyers Network, Brandeis University Alumni Club of New York and Co-Chair (2005-2007); Board Member, Young Executive Committee, French-American Chamber of Commerce, New York Chapter (2006-2011); Ambassador, New York Chapter, American Immigration Lawyers Foundation (2005-2008); JICNY Networking Group, Member (2007-present); Co-Chair, Corporate Practice Committee, American Immigration Lawyers Association, NY Chapter (2004-2005); Chair, Business Immigration Sub-Committee (2002-03), Immigration & Nationality Committee, New York City Bar Association (2001-2004); Chair, Young Lawyers Division, American Immigration Lawyers Association, NY Chapter (2002-2004); NY Immigrant Achievement Awards Committee, American Immigration Lawyers Foundation (2001-present); Co-Chair, Young Lawyers Division, UJA Federation New York (2000-2002); Co-Chair, Essay Writing Committee, American Immigration Lawyers Association, NY Chapter (2000); Planning Committee Team, J2J Network (2006-2007).
AV Rated by Martindale-Hubbell (since 2007)
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Martindale-Hubbell 2012 Bar Register of Preeminent Women Lawyers
Nominated Top Immigration Lawyer 2010, 2011, 2012 and 2013
Top Lawyer Comprehensive Guide for Fairfield County, Connecticut, featured in the New Canaan-Darien + Rowayton, Stamford, Westport & Greenwich Magazines, published by Moffly Media
Global Mobility and Immigration Award 2014
Award for Specialist Practice Advising International Companies on US Immigration, found@ http://www.acquisition-intl.com/index.php/awards-8
Activities: Lecturer on immigration law at various CLE and other programs; Media consultant
Member: The Association of the Bar of the City of New York; American Immigration Lawyers Association; French-American Chamber of Commerce; America-Israel Chamber of Commerce & Industry