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Nataliya Rymer focuses her practice on employment-based immigration and compliance. She represents clients in a wide range of employment-based immigrant and non-immigrant matters, including professionals, managers and executives, artists and entertainers, treaty traders and investors, immigrant investors, and persons of extraordinary ability.

Nataliya also has experience working with employers on I-9 employment verification matters as well as H-1B and LCA compliance-related issues. She counsels employers on due diligence issues, including internal audits and reviews, as well as minimization of exposure and liabilities in government investigations.

In addition, Nataliya is experienced with family-based immigration and immigration-related federal court litigation issues, as well as waivers of inadmissibility.


  • Labor certification applications
  • Employment based immigrant and nonimmigrant visas
  • I-9 employment verification
  • H-1B and LCA compliance
  • Immigration litigation
  • Immigrant investors (EB-5)



  • Intern, U.S. Navy Judge Advocate General Corps, Yokosuka, Japan

Recognition & Leadership

  • Listed, Chambers USA Guide, Immigration, 2021-2022
  • Listed, Lawdragon 500, Leading U.S. Corporate Employment Lawyers, 2020-2022
  • Listed, Super Lawyers magazine, Pennsylvania Super Lawyers, "Rising Stars," 2018
  • Treasurer and Board of Directors Member, Council of Jewish Émigré Community Organizations (COJECO), 2019-Present
  • Board of Trustees, International House Philadelphia, 2015-2016
  • Member, American Immigration Lawyers Association (AILA), 2006-Present
    • Member, Publication Board, 2021-Present
  • Member, ABA International Bar Association, 2013-Present
  • Member, NAFSA: Association of International Educators, 2013-Present
  • Member, Global EIR Coalition Legal Advisory Committee
  • Member, The American Council on International Personnel (ACIP), 2013


  • LL.M., Transnational Law, Temple University Beasley School of Law, 2006
  • J.D., Temple University Beasley School of Law, 2005
  • B.A., Psychology, Boston College, 2000
  • Pennsylvania
  • New York
  • U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit
  • U.S. District Court for the Southern District of New York
  • Russian, Fluent