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Jennifer Pernas

Jennifer Pernas

Attorney at Law

Novi
Michigan
Licensed in
MI
Indiana University Maurer
School of Law - Bloomington
5.0 5
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About
As an immigrant herself, Ms. Jennifer O. Pernas knows firsthand how nerve-racking and intimidating the legalities involved in the immigration process can be to families. Having worked in multinationals for years taught Ms. Pernas corporate needs and mentality that enable her to quickly understand, project, assess, and draft immigration strategies that advance the best interests of corporate clients.

Regardless of the applicable path that will allow you to meet your immigration needs, the Firm will bring its expertise every step of the way. We bring a clinical attention to detail, extensive knowledge, and timely client communication to every
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2
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Client Reviews

5.0
Clear Communication
Response Time
Knowledgeable
Meets Deadlines
out of 2 reviews
Clear Communication
Response Time
Knowledgeable
Meets Deadlines

"Number 1 lawyer 5.0 stars Jennifer Pernas has been my family lawyer for past two years. She has helped us with our visa related issues and made the process really easy. Her work is fast and error free. I highly recommend her for her services."

I-140, H-1B Change of Employer, H-4
Posted on May 8, 2017
Clear Communication
Response Time
Knowledgeable
Meets Deadlines

"Best of the best 5.0 stars Posted by Maulik January 24, 2017 Jennifer was super helpful. She was always available for any questions and was super fast in replying too. She is great at what she does. She's the best."

H-1B, H-4, and Change of Status
Posted on May 8, 2017

Work History

The Law Offices of Jennifer Pernas, PLC

Immigration Attorney

Jun 2015 - Present

J. Pernas Law is a full-service Immigration and Nationality law firm. We assist employers, investors, and families meet their immigration needs and goals.

Our principal attorney and staff can help answer all your immigration-related questions in Spanish, Hindi, Gujarati, Urdu, and Kashmiri.

Jun 2015 - Present

Company Confidential

Compliance & Global Mobility Manager

Aug 2013 - Feb 2016

Develop and oversee company’s global mobility strategy in conjunction with outside counsel.
Screen resumes and credentials for H-1B, E-3, L-1A, and TN visa eligibility.
Prepare and submit Labor Condition Applications (LCAs) to petition non-immigrant workers.
Prepare and submit H-1B, H-4, and EAD H-4 applications to the USCIS.
Maintain Public Access & Investigation Files for the DOL.

Aug 2013 - Feb 2016

Indiana Legal Services, Immigrants' and Language Rights Center

Immigration Practicum Intern

Oct 2011 - May 2013

Research, analyze, and report back findings to supervising attorney regarding possible immigration benefits and relief available to clients.
Assist on fiancé, family-sponsored petitions, naturalization, and VAWA cases.
Gather supporting documentation and conduct client interviews under attorney supervision.
Provide clients with timely case status updates.

Oct 2011 - May 2013

Eleventh Judicial Circuit of Florida

Summer Law Clerk

Jun 2011 - Aug 2011

Draft legal memoranda concerning relevant issues in pending cases.
Research legal issues particular to family law and domestic violence.
Assist in writing opinions.

Jun 2011 - Aug 2011

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