Marlene, a former newspaper and magazine journalist and freelance writer/ghostwriter, has been practicing immigration law for over 10 years. She serves as immigration counsel to a wide range of clients from individuals to major multinationals, as well as institutions of higher education and scientific research institutes.
Represents top San Diego scientific research institutions in obtaining permanent residence for its scientists on the basis of Outstanding Research and National Interest Waivers.
Has worked closely with corporations in registering as Treaty Trader or Treaty Investor companies throughout the world.
Represents clients’ interests in dealings with U.S. consulates and U.S. Dept. of State to resolve visa issuance problems.
Works on complex matters to find solutions.