Ms. Edwards has represented clients in business immigration matters for more than 10 years advising corporate, university and individual clients on all aspects of employment-based immigrant and non-immigrant visa petitions, compliance and mergers, acquisitions and expansion, including outbound immigration matters.
Prior to working in the immigration area, she was a labor and employment litigator and was the executive director of an independent research institute focused on the study of the history of science and technology.
During law school, Ms. Edwards was Executive Editor of the Boston College Law Review and, after law school, she clerked for the Honorable Raymond J. Pettine in the U.S District Court for the District of Rhode Island.
•“Sexual Harassment Investigations: How Far Can You Go?”, Massachusetts Continuing Legal Education Publications (2002) [Co-Author]
•“The Lobbying Manual, A Compliance Guide for Lawyers and Lobbyists,” American Bar Association (1993) [Contributing Author]
•“Rehabilitation as the Essence of a BFOQ Defense: Torres v. Wisconsin Department of Health & Social Services,” Boston College Law Review (1989) [Author]
July 9, 2018
Brett Kavanaugh Nominated to U.S. Supreme Court
In the wake of Justice Anthony Kennedy’s retirement, President Donald Trump was presented with the rare opportunity to make his second U.S. Supreme Court nomination in as many years, nominating the Honorable Brett M. Kavanaugh to succeed Justice Kennedy. If confirmed by the Senate, Judge Kavanaugh would bring more than a dozen years of...
January 31, 2017
President Trump Nominates Neil Gorsuch to U.S. Supreme Court
Ending months of speculation, President Donald Trump has nominated the Honorable Neil McGill Gorsuch to succeed Justice Antonin Scalia on the U.S. Supreme Court.If confirmed by the Senate, Judge Gorsuch would bring more than 10 years of judicial experience to the position. Still, the Supreme Court is sui generis, different than any...
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