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Minnie Fu

Principal
Washington, D.C. Region

P 703-483-8311
F 703-483-8301
Minnie.Fu@jacksonlewis.com

Biography

Minnie Fu is a Principal in the Washington, D.C. Region office of Jackson Lewis P.C. Her practice focuses on assisting employers in obtaining employment-related visas and advising employers on compliance with U.S. immigration laws and regulations.

Ms. Fu has twenty years of experience in employment-based immigration matters, including nonimmigrant and immigrant visa matters, developing corporate immigration policies and procedures for best practices, and strategic corporate planning for international personnel employment by evaluating the impact of mergers, acquisitions, and reorganizations on corporate compliance with U.S. immigration law.

Ms. Fu is an author of several published U.S. immigration law articles in Asia law journals and newsletters focusing on visa options for major U.S. investments. She has been a featured speaker at various immigration law seminars with an emphasis on corporate immigration issues and has published articles in various professional journals.

Ms. Fu is a native speaker of Chinese (Mandarin and Taiwanese) and is fluent in English.

Professional Associations and Activities

  • American Immigration Lawyers Association
  • Asian Pacific American Bar Association

Pro Bono and Community Involvement

  • Fairfax County Bar Association, Pro Bono Program

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October 12, 2016

Jackson Lewis Employers’ Immigration Update - No. 22, October 2016

October 12, 2016

Supreme Court Tied on Expansion of Obama Deferred Deportation Orders The U.S. Supreme Court’s 4-4 tie in a case appealing a nationwide injunction on the Obama Administration’s plans to expand the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) and create the Deferred Action for Parents of Americans and Lawful Permanent... Read More

March 11, 2016

Jackson Lewis Employers’ Immigration Update - No. 21, March 2016

March 11, 2016

H-1B Cap Filing Alert Each year, the U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services issues 65,000 H-1B visas and 20,000 “master’s cap” visas. April 1, 2016, is the first day on which an H-1B petition may be filed for FY 2017, in anticipation of an October 1, 2016, start date. Last year, USCIS accepted 233,000 petitions in... Read More

January 5, 2016

Hospitals, Medical Providers Come under Scrutiny for Potentially Discriminatory Ads

January 5, 2016

The U.S. Department of Justice’s Office of Special Counsel for Immigration-Related Unfair Employment Practices (OSC) has been notifying hospitals and medical providers by letter that their advertisements placed through the Centralized Application Service for Podiatric Residencies (“CASPR”) for podiatric residency... Read More

See AllBlog Posts by Minnie Fu

F-1 Student Visa, Optional Practical Training Risks Continue
November 19, 2018

Although there have been discussions for some time that the Trump Administration would change the rules regarding Optional Practical Training (OPT), OPT did not show up in the most recent “regulatory agenda.” Nevertheless, the Administration has been putting limits on F-1 students in other ways. Read More

USCIS Announces FY 2019 H-1B Cap Reached, Total Down Slightly
April 12, 2018

USCIS received 190,098 H-1B petitions during the first week of April. The cap has been reached every year for the past six years but the total is down from last year’s total of 199,000. Read More

Insights: Options for Haitians in TPS
October 5, 2017

In May, the Temporary Protected Status (TPS) program for Haitians was extended for six months, until January 22, 2018. Read More