Kelli is an associate with more than two decades of experience handling complex immigration matters and establishing strong working relationships with her clients. Her practice focuses on PERM labor certifications, I-140 immigrant petitions, adjustment of status, and naturalization applications. She also advises on nonimmigrant visas and consular processing petitions.
Prior to joining the firm, Kelli worked as a senior attorney for several prominent immigration law firms gaining experience in various family-based and employment-based immigration matters. She handled high-volume and small accounts involving H-1Bs, TNs, L-1s, extraordinary ability, outstanding researchers, multinational managers, national interest waivers, labor certifications, and naturalization. She also oversaw and trained a team of legal professionals and participated in firm-wide research and process development activities.
Honors & Awards:
- Order of the Coif
- Pacific Law Journal: Staff Writer, Assistant Comment Editor, Assistant Managing Editor
Memberships & Admissions:
- State Bar of California
- American Immigration Lawyers Association
- B.A. University of California, Davis
- J.D. McGeorge School of Law