Kristin Aquino-Pham

Kristin Aquino-Pham

Associate

Kristin Aquino-Pham has over a decade of experience advising businesses on various aspects of Federal immigration law, including I-9 and E-Verify regulations, nonimmigrant visa petitions/applications (B-1/B-2, H-1B, L-1, TN, H-3, E-3, O-1, P-3, etc.), immigrant visa petitions (all employment-based categories), green card processes, and naturalization. She also has experience obtaining employment or business visas for other countries, including Canada, Mexico, Brazil, and China. Most recently, she built and managed an in-house immigration practice for an IT consulting and workforce management company with over 300 foreign national employees. Kristin is a member of the American Immigration Lawyers Association, where she has served on multiple committees for the GA-AL Chapter, and she is actively involved with the National Asian Pacific American Bar Association.

Capabilities

Experience

 

  • Legal Intern, Office of the Chief Counsel, United States Citizenship and Immigration Services, 2009

Recognition & Leadership

  • Listed, Georgia Trend magazine “Legal Elite,” 2017
  • Founding Co-Chair, Women's Initiative for the Georgia Asian Pacific American Bar Association
  • Board Member, Filipino-American Bar Association
  • Member, Georgia Chamber of Commerce, Innovation & Technology Policy Committee

Credentials

Education
  • J.D., Georgia State University College of Law, 2011
  • B.A., with honors, University of Georgia, 2005
Admissions
  • Georgia
Languages
  • German, Fluent
  • Spanish, Conversational
  • Tagalog (Filipino), Conversational