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Sarah C.

Sarah Corstange

93 reviews
Sarah’s practice, Corstange Law, focuses on immigration for startups and businesses to help them come up with strategies to keep their founders, investors, and employees in the US. She provides all of the necessary advice to ensure her clients stay in compliance with the immigration laws. Her interest in international law inspired her to live and travel in the Middle East for years.
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Ursula T.

Ursula Trimming

53 reviews
Immigration is an area of the law that can have a serious impact on an individual's life and few attorneys understand that better than Ursula Trimming. Ms. Trimming specializes in employment-based working visas and green cards. She can also help with Marriage Green Cards, Fiance/Spouse Visas, and Family Sponsorship. Ms. Trimming provides effective services with compassion and drive.
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Jennifer P.

Jennifer Panicker

2 reviews
Jennifer Panicker is an attorney at law with eight years of experience. She is licensed to practice law in California. Jennifer has a Juris Doctorate degree in law, which she obtained after graduating cum laude from the Syracuse University College of Law. Jennifer is experienced in dealing with corporate cases that involves immigration law. She is also skilled in legal research and writing. Since November 2012, Jennifer has been an independent contract counselor at Lloyd Winter P.C.
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Richard H.

Richard Herman

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Richard Herman is an immigration lawyer with more than two decades of experience. He is licensed to practice law in Ohio and received his degree in law from the Case Western Reserve University School of Law. Richard is experienced in dealing with cases where corporate clients are in need of employment green cards and work visas for their employees. In May 2016, Richard founded the Herman Legal Group, where he now acts as the president.
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Sherrod S.

Sherrod Seward,

Partner and Immigration Attorney at Queen City Immigration Law, Sherrod Seward is an experienced Attorney with an interest in employment-based immigration law and international business in emerging markets. Previously, he has worked for companies such as a Plug Finance Hub LLC. His legal clients include both employers and investors. Sherrod attended The Cleveland-Marshall College of Law and obtained his J.D. in purchasing, procurement and contract management.
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Stephen B.

Stephen Baer

Stephen Bear is an immigration lawyer who often assists other attorneys in solving related cases due to his experience and knowledge. Stephen has worked with the United States Department of Justice and the Administrative Office of the United States Court. He is a board member of the Dallas Criminal Defense Lawyers Association and completed a J.D. in law at William & Mary Law School. Stephen has since worked in legal cases and now holds more than 26 years of experience.
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Joubin S.

Joubin Sedgh

2 reviews
Joubin Sedgh, a founding partner of Los Angeles-based Eikon Law, specializes in business law. He advises firms on a broad range of topics and has counseled foreign companies interested in franchising in the U.S. Joubin received his J.D. with a concentration in Litigation from Thomas M. Cooley Law School. He is admitted to practice in California as well as the U.S. District Court for the Central District of California.
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Michael S.

Michael Sweet

Attorney Michael Sweet graduated from law school in 2012 with honors and since then, he has been helping businesses and entrepreneurs. He specializes in employment and immigration law, general business law, and civil litigation. Attorney Sweet is experienced in drafting briefs for litigation cases and has also participated in hearings and trials.
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Krista R.

Krista Rios

7 reviews
Krista Rios is a legal attorney that focuses on assisting corporate clients with their legal matters. She has over three years of experience in the legal field and obtained her J.D. in law from the University of Miami School of Law. Krista also has a degree in Business Administration. She is licensed to practice law in Florida and primarily focuses on legal matters related to immigration law. Krista has been a sole practicing corporate attorney since December 2015.
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