Janet has proven herself to be a trusted advisor to her clients, helping businesses, families and students navigate the immigration system. Janet can help your family come together through the green card or visa process, including fiancé visas, immigrant visas, adjustment, and citizenship processes. She helps international students transition from studying to working in the US. She also helps businesses build new locations in the US and retain talented people from around the world. Janet has experience preparing clients for interviews and hearings, handling denials, notices of intent to deny, requests for evidence and other problems that can arise in immigration. Janet focuses her on practice immigration law, so she is very familiar with a variety of immigration specific issues.
Janet trained with Diane Chappell-Daly, who practiced immigration law in Central New York for over 25 years. Janet now has the distinction of being named a Super Lawyer's Rising Star in the field of immigration for four years in a row. She was selected as a 40 Under 40 Honoree in 2016.
Janet is a native of Connecticut and prior to her immigration practice, she clerked at the United States District Court for the Northern District of New York. Janet has also served as an Adjunct Professor at Syracuse University's iSchool, teaching Information Policy. She earned her J.D. magna cum laude from Syracuse University College of Law, her Master of Public Administration from Syracuse University Maxwell School, and her undergraduate degree from Smith College.