Virginia, US

Christy is an Associate in Fragomen’s New York office. Christy practices in the field of corporate immigration law, where she assists clients with employment-based nonimmigrant and immigrant matters. Christy’s clients include financial institutions, technology firms and talent agencies ranging from start-ups to major corporations. In this role, she advises clients on obtaining temporary work visas and permanent residency through the labor certification process and extraordinary ability classification.

Christy has provided pro bono assistance for asylum-based adjustment of status cases.

Education


Boston College Law School | J.D., 2015
University of California, Santa Barbara | B.A., 2010, magna cum laude

Professional Accomplishments / Memberships

Bar Admissions: New York

Secured an O-1 nonimmigrant visa for foreign national based on extraordinary ability in the field of “digital influence.”

Secured a Blanket L-1 petition for large, international talent agency.

Advised companies in diverse industries through the PERM process for individual employees.

Secured numerous L-1 intracompany transfer approvals for companies in a variety of fields.