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Immigration Attorney Marcela A. Mendoza Joins Jackson Lewis in Denver

DENVER, CO (May 18, 2017) Jackson Lewis P.C., one of the country’s preeminent workplace law firms, is pleased to announce Marcela A. Mendoza has joined the firm’s Denver office as a Principal. Ms. Mendoza, who joins Jackson Lewis from Ogletree Deakins, has more than 16 years of experience in business-related immigration matters.

“We are thrilled to welcome Marcela to the firm. Her extensive experience in all aspects of immigration law make her a valued lateral for the Denver region, and most importantly for our clients,” said Ryan Lessman, Denver Office Managing Principal. “Marcela will enhance the capacity and practice area depth of our team in Denver, and we are excited to build upon our already-strong depth in the region.”

Ms. Mendoza’s experience includes specializing in temporary business visas and permanent residency on behalf of foreign national employees, and assisting employers in various industries with securing work authorization for foreign national employees in the U.S. (e.g. H-1B, L, TN, E-3, O visas). She also counsels clients through mergers and acquisitions, providing guidance with regard to I-9, E-verify compliance and related anti-discrimination provisions.

“Our ability to recruit high-profile immigration attorneys such as Marcela is a testament to Jackson Lewis’ excellent reputation in the immigration field,” said Amy Peck and Michael Neifach, Co-Leaders of Jackson Lewis’ Immigration Practice Group. “Marcela’s ability to guide clients through the complexities of the ever-changing U.S. immigration law will greatly benefit our client base in Colorado and throughout the country.”

Ms. Mendoza received her B.S. from the Metropolitan State College of Denver and her J.D. from the University of Denver.

J​ackson Lewis’ Denver office can be reached at (303) 892-0404.


About Jackson Lewis

Jackson Lewis P.C. is a law firm with more than 800 attorneys in major cities nationwide serving clients across a wide range of practices and industries.  Having built its reputation on providing premier workplace law representation to management, the firm has grown to include leading practices in the areas of government relations, health care and sports law.  The firm’s commitment to client service, depth of expertise and innovation draws clients to Jackson Lewis for excellent value-driven legal advice.               

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