Virginia, US

Priscilla has been practicing immigration and nationality law with Fragomen since 1998.

She advises multinational corporations on employment-related immigration issues, focusing on strategic immigration planning and regulatory compliance.

She currently leads a large legal team servicing clients in a wide-variety of industries including information technology, management consulting, energy, consumer goods, and telecommunications as well as NGOs and research organizations involving all major employment-based temporary and permanent visa categories, as well as with family-based permanent residence applications.

Priscilla represented a conditional resident pro bono with the removal of conditions on her residency and request for waiver of joint filing as a battered spouse.

Priscilla speaks English and Japanese.

Education


William & Mary School of Law | J.D., 1998
University of Virginia | B.A., 1995

Professional Accomplishments / Memberships

Bar Admissions: Virginia, District of Columbia

Member, American Immigration Lawyers Association

Member, Virginia Bar Association

Member, Society for Human Resource Management

Successfully represented several multinational IT and Telecommunications companies with H-1B Labor Condition Application investigations conducted by the Department of Labor Wage and Hour Division

Advised and counseled a major, global IT Consulting firm on the establishment of a streamlined and efficient Labor Condition Application compliance program

Conducted numerous audits for large and medium-sized companies to ensure that they are compliant with regulatory statutes

Publications and Lectures

Council for Global Immigration, Annual Symposium, Washington DC Immigration Basics Seminar & Advanced Workshop on Compliance and Enforcement.

Council for Global Immigration, Web Seminar on LCA Audits–Compliance and Enforcement.

ILW.COM – Fragomen Briefing on H-1B Issues and Current Developments.

American Immigration Lawyers Association, The Basics of Immigration Law Conference, Nonimmigrant Visas, Washington, D.C.

American Immigration Lawyers Association, Trends in Nonimmigrant Visa Adjudication Around the World Audio Seminar.

Immigration Issues for Corporate Counsel – Guidelines for I-9 Compliance, CORPORATE COUNSEL NEWS (Virginia State Bar), Volume 14, Number 1, Summer 2004.