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Lisa Galvan

Cincinnati
(513) 287-6865
lgalvan@ckrlaw.com
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BAR ADMISSIONS

Ohio Supreme Court; Northern District of Ohio


AREAS OF PRACTICE

Immigration, International


ACCREDITATIONS

EDUCATION

J.D., Cleveland Marshall College of Law, 1998
B.A, Baldwin Wallace College, 1995


LANGUAGES

English, Spanish

Lisa M. Galvan represents companies throughout the world in securing necessary work visas and permanent resident cards for employees, advising on I-9 compliance issues, and representing companies in government audits and investigations.

Lisa has extensive experience in employment-based immigration law and advises and represents companies in the preparation of employment-based nonimmigrant petitions (e.g., B, E, H, L, O, P, R, and TN petitions), labor certification (PERM) applications, immigrant petitions (all preference categories), and adjustment of status and consular processing applications.

She represents companies undergoing immigration-related investigations, including I-9 audits, public access file reviews, SEVIS evaluations, onsite inspections, and a variety of other government probes. In addition, to prepare companies for the possibility of such government activity, she helps them in their efforts to establish successful compliance programs.

In addition, she assists individuals with family-based petitions and naturalization applications.

 

Honors and Awards

Named "Top Lawyer", Immigration by Louisville Magazine (March 2014)

Recipient of Zenas Award for Excellent Service (2001)

 

Professional Activities

American Immigration Lawyers Association (AILA) 1999 - Present

AILA Annual Conference Business Committee Member and Speaker 2016 - Present

AILA Mid-South ICE Liaison 2014 - Present

AILA Mid-South CLE Chapter Chair 2013-2014

SHRM

American Bar Association

International Bar Association