Virginia, US

Rae practices corporate immigration law and currently represents large corporate clients in a variety of industries including consulting, financing and leasing, technology services, and automotive components suppliers. Her practice includes all aspects of U.S. corporate immigration, including H-1B, L-1, E-2, TN, O-1 nonimmigrant visas, consular affairs, and immigration support for corporate restructuring. She also assists clients in obtaining permanent residence and in cases requiring labor certifications/PERM, as well as those for outstanding researchers and multinational managers and executives. Prior to joining Fragomen, Rae obtained several years of immigration experience with a New York-based firm which focused on small and start-up companies, and members of the creative community.

Rae speaks English and Spanish.

Education


Brooklyn Law School | J.D., 1996
American University | B.Sc., 1989

Professional Accomplishments / Memberships

Bar admissions: New York

Member, American Immigration Lawyers Association

Member, New York State Bar Association

Provided representation to major corporations in due diligence considerations for mergers and acquisitions affecting large numbers of foreign national employees

Managed high volume Labor Certification (PERM) program for large corporate clients ensuring full compliance with Department of Labor (DOL) regulations

Assisted corporations in developing streamlined immigration policies to ensure that foreign national employees remain work authorized and the cases are processed as quickly as possible

Assisted in LCA public access file review for a major corporation to ensure compliance with Department of Labor regulations

Provided advice to major corporations regarding compliance issues as they pertain to the employment of foreign nationals