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Emily Sumner

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Emily Sumner is the founding senior partner of Sumner Immigration Law. She has practiced immigration law exclusively throughout her career, focusing on development of systems and procedures that streamline and simplify the visa process and that decre…
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Ashleigh Hale

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Ashleigh graduated from Hollins University with a double major in French and International Studies. Ashleigh’s undergraduate degrees and time spent studying abroad fostered her love and appreciation for other cultures. She went on to receive a J.D.…
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Brianne Donovan

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Brianne graduated from Virginia Tech with a degree in International Studies. After interning at a refugee resettlement agency during college, Brianne decided to attend law school and pursue her dream of becoming an immigration attorney. She went on t…
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Nikita Hernandez

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Nikita Hernandez is a family-based paralegal fueled by chai tea, creativity, and organization. Nikita started her career in Tampa, Florida as a writer for a litigation firm drafting complaints, case file summaries, and special projects. She studied c…
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Namrata Tulyani

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Namrata assists with immigrant and non-immigrant petitions, such as H-1Bs, PERMs and I-140s. Namrata was born in India and has personal experience with the immigration system. She loves traveling internationally to explore new cultures and foods. She…
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Cyndi Dambacher

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Cyndi Dambacher is originally from Southern California where she studied Business Management at Santa Monica College and spent almost 10 years as a paralegal in some of the most prominent litigation firms in Los Angeles. After moving to Richmond, VA…
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Solange Bagaria

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Solange Bagaria comes to us from sunny South Africa where she previously worked in Customer Affairs and Administration in the airline industry. Solange loves traveling and visiting new places and exploring different cuisines. She loves being outdoors…

Recent blog posts

Jan
25
2022
by Brianne Donovan, Immigration Attorney On Friday, January 21, 2022, USCIS released new guidance for requesting a “Transfer of Underling Basis.” More commonly, this is known as an “Interfiling Request.” What is an interfiling request? An int… Read More
Jan
4
2022
By Brianne Donovan, Immigration Lawyer Just as a U.S. worker can take a leave of absence, H-1B employees are allowed time off work without jeopardizing their immigration status. Unfortunately, life happens, regardless of your immigration status. It m… Read More
Nov
2
2021
President Biden has recently issued a new Presidential Proclamation that rescinds geographic Covid travel bans. Instead, beginning November 8th 2021, there will be Covid vaccination requirements for international air travelers to the US. The new Proc… Read More

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“I have worked with a lot of immigration attorneys in the past for various needs for family and friends. I have not had to find a new attorney since I got in touch with Emily. I have known her since her early days as an attorney and she was the best o… Read More"
– Derek M.
“My Green Card got approved! Thank you very much for your help, I highly appreciate it! The way you have executed the filing procedure was simply perfect, from filing labor to GC approval, your documentation and communication with me was the best. I w… Read More"
– Kishore

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