PHILADELPHIA – Sept. 29, 2015 – International law firm Greenberg Traurig, LLP is pleased to announce the election of attorney Nataliya Rymer to the International House Philadelphia (IHP) board of trustees. According IHP’s website, the organization “presents hundreds of public programs throughout the year to Philadelphia-area residents, fostering a global community by celebrating the world’s cultural diversity and exploring issues from an international perspective.”
As an IHP trustee, Rymer will “provide leadership and guidance in shaping policies aimed at meeting the long-term goals and mission of the House.”
Founded in 1908, IHP is an independent 501(c)3 which houses international students enrolled at a variety of educational institutions in the Philadelphia area. The organization provides its residents with a wide array of resources to broaden their cultural horizons, hosting over 200 public events each year related to international film, music, art, cuisine, and more. IHP has locations throughout North America, Europe, Australia, and Asia, all of which encourage respect and cooperation among individuals of differing nationalities.
Rymer, of counsel in the firm’s Philadelphia office, focuses her practice on immigration and compliance issues. She represents clients in a wide range of employment-based immigrant and non-immigrant matters, including international students, researchers, medical professionals, managers and executives, artists and entertainers, treaty traders and investors, immigrant investors, and persons of extraordinary ability.
Rymer frequently works with the higher education community and is experienced with the needs of the universities and affiliated organizations, as well as foreign students. She is a frequent speaker at many educational institutions.