Lauren Berkowitz is an Associate in the Firm’s Philadelphia office. Lauren has worked in the U.S. immigration law field since 2011. She represents businesses and individuals in a variety of immigration matters, including employment-based nonimmigrant and immigrant visas, family-based cases, and naturalization.
During law school, Lauren served as a legal intern at the Nationalities Service Center, where she represented low-income individuals in matters ranging from cancellation of removal to asylum to adjustment of status. She also participated in a clinical at the Sheller Center for Social Justice and worked with the Pennsylvania Immigration and Citizenship Coalition to improve access to higher education for immigrants in Pennsylvania.
- Juris Doctor, Temple University Beasley School of Law, 2016
- Bachelor of Science, with distinction, University of Virginia, 2010
Additional Languages Spoken
- Admitted to the Pennsylvania Bar, 2016
- AILA Pro Bono Committee, Volunteer, 2016
- French-American Chamber of Commerce, Philadelphia Chapter, Member
- AILA Citizenship Day, Philadelphia, 2015 & 2016
- AILA Pro Bono Committee, Member, 2016-present
- Rubin Public Interest Scholar, Temple University Beasley School of Law, 2016
Jul 25, 2018
On June 28, 2018, U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) issued a Policy Memorandum in PM-602-0050.1 regarding when the agency will issu...
May 11, 2018
As a reminder to our clients, USCIS is continuing to deny pending Advance Parole (AP) applications (Form I-131) for applicants who travel abroad be...
Oct 25, 2017
The Department of State (DOS) has released the November 2017 Visa Bulletin. The Bulletin announces the dates when employment- or family-based appli...
Jul 11, 2017
Good news for healthcare providers, USCIS has now resumed premium processing for H-1B petitions filed under the Conrad 30 Waiver pro...
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