Jennifer Morrissey’s practice focuses on all facets of immigration law.

IMMIGRATION

Jennifer represents individuals and employers in a variety of immigration matters for the high-tech, marketing, manufacturing, industrial and education sectors. She handles immigration issues related to intra-company transfers of key executives, managerial and specialist personnel, as well as H and L visas for temporary professionals and intra-company transferees. Jennifer, who speaks Spanish fluently and has more than 15 years of experience with labor certifications, immigrant and nonimmigrant visas, naturalization, deportation, “U” visas, VAWA and asylum cases.

PROFESSIONAL HIGHLIGHTS

Jennifer is former Chair of the Oregon chapter of the American Immigration Lawyers Association (AILA). Jennifer is a Special Assistant Attorney General to the Oregon Department of Justice, providing representation on complex immigration matters. Jennifer was a researcher and editor for the Lewis and Clark Law Review, and participated in the Iowa Writers’ Workshop. She regularly speaks to employer groups about important developments in immigration law.

PROFESSIONAL RECOGNITION

Jennifer has been selected to Oregon Super Lawyers as a Rising Star in 2008, 2010, 2011, 2012 and 2013. Jennifer is ranked in Chambers USA, “America’s Leading Lawyers for Business” (Immigration).


Bar Admissions

  • Oregon

Education

  • University of Iowa, B.A. (1993)
  • Lewis & Clark Law School, J.D. (2003)

Languages

  • Spanish