Connecticut, US

Ashley is an Associate in Fragomen’s Chicago office where she focuses her practice on assisting clients in the technology, telecommunications, consulting and healthcare industries. She has extensive experience representing corporations of all sizes in obtaining H-1B, L-1, E-3, TN and O-1 work authorizations. She also represents clients in their EB-1 and PERM-based immigrant petitions.

Prior to joining Fragomen, Ashley worked at a midsized employment-based immigration law firm in Chicago.

Ashley’s pro bono work includes volunteering with Chicago Volunteer Legal Services and serving as the New Member Chair on the Young Professionals Board of Illinois Legal Aid Online.

Education


Western Michigan Thomas M. Cooley Law School | J.D., 2013, magna cum laude
Wilfrid Laurier University | M.A., 2008
| B.A., 2007, honors

Awards

Named to Best Lawyers in America: Ones to Watch, 2021

Professional Accomplishments / Memberships

Bar Admissions: Illinois

Court Admissions: Northern District of Illinois

Member, American Immigration Lawyers Association

New Member Chair, Illinois Legal Aid Online

Represented clients in H-1B, H-1B1, E-3, L-1, TN, B-1, B-2, H-3 and O-1 nonimmigrant visa petitions along with all dependent visas and responses to Requests for Evidence.

Assisted corporate clients with immigration strategies and compliance, including I-9 and Public Access File audits.

Represented employees in their consular processing petitions and visa stamping applications.

Represented clients in EB-1 immigrant visa petitions and PERM-based immigrant visa petitions.

Represented employees and their families in adjusting status to permanent residence (I-485).