Clarity and Strength in Immigration Law

Multinational corporations –

Individual entrepreneurs –

Professionals and academics –

Universities and research institutions –

We guide them all safely through the complexities of the US immigration and permanent residency processes.

We serve clients from a wide spectrum of industries, including information technology, healthcare, universities and institutions of higher education, engineering, architecture, and financial services, as well as individuals and families.

We execute innovative immigration strategies for achieving your business or personal goals.

We make a complex process simple – and successful – for you.

The immigration process can be stressful and frustrating. Our goal is to take on that stress for you, and make your journey as pleasant – and as quick – as possible, so that you can accomplish your goals.

  • We listen carefully to identify your long-term plans and short-term needs.
  • We educate you about the options and about the specific process you select.
  • We give you realistic expectations and timelines and make sure we keep you informed about any immigration trends and policies that could affect you along the way.
  • We keep you closely informed about the status of your application and next steps, using our state-of-the-art online software systems.
  • We anticipate your needs and always seek to proactively address your concerns.

Maintaining our clients’ confidence and trust is always our primary focus. Because of our extraordinary client care, the majority of our clients are referrals from other clients.

Based in Richmond, Virginia, Sumner Immigration Law serves clients in all states and from around the world.

Contact us to schedule a consultation. We look forward to helping you achieve your goals.

Sumner Immigration Law is LGBTQ-friendly.

Attorney Bio

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Emily Sumner

is the founding member of Sumner Immigration Law. Ms. Sumner has practiced immigration law exclusively since beginning her practice. Her practice focuses on a wide range of employment-based and family-based visas and petitions, including overseeing the preparation of H-1B, L-1, O-1, P, TN, E-1/E-2 and other non-immigrant petitions. One of Ms. Sumner’s key strengths is identifying ways to further streamline the preparation of petitions to simplify the process for employers and employees while simultaneously ensuring both speed and quality.

How I became an Immigration Attorney.

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