J-1 Waiver and Other Immigration Issues for Physicians
Ms. Vanessa V. Seckin is an attorney based in New York City. She specializes in a wide variety of immigration matters including physician and higher education immigration, employment based immigration, J waivers, entertainment and arts immigration, and extraordinary ability petitions. She is a member of the American Immigration Lawyers Association (AILA), and she is serving in the AILA’s New York Chapter’s Department of Labor Committee.
Ms. Seckin has extensive experience representing clients from the healthcare, finance, business, technology. She has secured temporary and permanent visas for foreign medical graduates, multi-national executives, investors, entertainers, athletes and other individual clients based on employment petitions, self- sponsored petitions, and family petitions. Ms. Seckin has helped clients navigate through complex status maintenance issues, consular processing of visas, and citizenship matters. Ms. Segkin is a graduate of William Mitchell College of Law (JD; 2000), and the Luther College (BA; 1996) where her main curriculum was Biology, Chemistry, Spanish Literature with a concentration in Psychology.