Michelle S. Velasco

Associate

Michelle S. Velasco advises clients on corporate immigrant and nonimmigrant matters. Michelle assesses eligibility for nonimmigrant and immigrant status in the United States, guides clients on the employment- or family-based process, and advises on global immigration matters. Michelle also prepares various nonimmigrant and immigrant employment-based petitions, as well as labor certification, naturalization, and adjustment of status applications. She additionally advises on immigration program management and compliance.

Concentrations

  • EB-1, PERM-based immigrant petitions
  • Non-immigrant visas such as H-1B, L-1, O-1, and E
  • EB-5 immigrant investor visas
  • Family-based immigration matters
  • Consular processing

Expertise

Anerkennung durch den Markt

  • Member, American Immigration Lawyers Association, 2012-Present
    • Co-Chair, 20th Annual AILA New York Chapter Symposium, December 2018
    • Co-Chair, CLE Committee, 2016-2018
    • Member, DOL Committee
    • Member, Corporate Committee
  • Coordinator, White Plains Hispanic Day Festival, 2012-2014

Ausbildung

Akademische Ausbildung
  • J.D., Brooklyn Law School, 2011
  • B.A., cum laude, Vassar College, 2006
Zulassung
  • New York
Sprache
  • Ilonggo, Fluent