Virginia, US

Hannah is a Senior Associate located in the Brisbane office of Fragomen. Hannah is a Solicitor and Registered Migration Agent with several years of industry experience. She assists both corporate and private clients across a diverse range of industries including mining, engineering, banking/finance, insurance, construction, transport, resources and IT.

Hannah is also a Client Services Manager for the APAC region. In this role, Hannah provides direct support to her clients and coordinates various requests for services and advice with other Fragomen offices around the world.

Hannah has extensive experience in the employer sponsored visa categories, encompassing both temporary (short term/long term) and permanent visa categories. Hannah provides clients with advice on a diverse range of immigration matters, including compliance matters, strategic planning and complex cases. Hannah advises clients on changes to immigration law and policy, and presents on matters of this nature to educate clients. Hannah partners with her clients to enable her to advise specifically on how certain matters/changes will impact clients’ businesses and provides strategic planning support to achieve the best outcomes.

In addition to Hannah’s experience with employer sponsored visa categories, Hannah has extensive experience in advising private clients on matters relating to general Skilled Migration and Family Migration, including Parent, Child and Partner visas subclasses.

Education


The College of Law | Graduate Diploma in Legal Practice, 2010, cum laude
University of Queensland | Bachelor of Law, 2009
University of Queensland | B.A., 2006

Professional Accomplishments / Memberships

Immigration Credentials: Registered Migration Agent (MARN 1172192)

Court Admissions: Supreme Court of Queensland; High Court of Australia

Member, Queensland Law Society

Member, Migration Institute of Australia

Provided strategic advice to corporate clients regarding the impact of business sales, mergers and takeovers on immigration compliance and the impact on certain visa holders.

Undertook full and complete compliance audits on the visa population of large corporate clients.

Presented to clients on changes to immigration law and policy and assisted in developing strategies to ensure ongoing compliance in light of relevant changes.