Sarah’s strength is rooted in her deep understanding of the goals, purpose, and protocols of the government agencies with which she interacts. She has honed her ability to translate the technical talents and realities of her clients into layman terms, shaping each document for its intended audience, whether that be a USCIS Service Center, local USCIS office, port of entry, CBP Deferred Inspections site, U.S. Consulate, or Department of Labor office.
Sarah provides legal guidance on U.S. immigration compliance while understanding the ultimate business goals for human resources. She is sympathetic to the balancing act between strict compliance and an employer’s need for speedy acquisition of innovative talent. Sarah received her J.D. cum laude from the Washington College of Law in D.C. and is a member of the bar in Maryland, Washington, D.C., and two federal districts.
Sarah received her B.A. in Political Science and Hispanic Studies (2007) from McGill University in Montreal, Canada. As part of her undergraduate program, she spent a year studying at the Universidad Nacional Autonoma de Mexico (UNAM) in Mexico City. Sarah is fluent in Spanish, and spends her leisure time with her two mini dachshunds, Freddy and Gregory, enjoying her proximity to some of the best wine country in the world.