M. Michelle Park practices in the area of immigration law. Ms. Park assists corporations with managing their U.S. immigration programs, including processing of employment-based NIV/IV filings and supporting client human resources departments.

Prior to law school, Ms. Park worked as an immigration paralegal for more than six years.

Ms. Park is a 2012 graduate of St. John’s University School of Law and a graduate of Smith College.

Not yet admitted to practice in Florida.  Admitted to practice in New York only.

Areas of Practice

  • Immigration Law

Admissions

  • New York

Not yet admitted to practice in Florida. Admitted to practice in New York only.

Education

  • St. John's University School of Law, J.D., 2012
  • Smith College, A.B., 2002

Experience

  • Duane Morris LLP
    - Associate, 2014-present
  • Pearl Law Group
    - Attorney, 2013-2014

Selected Speaking Engagements

  • Host and Speaker, "NMD Breakfast Basics: Renowned Clients," AILA, Duane Morris LLP, Boca Raton, Florida, May 23, 2018

  • Speaker, "Immigration Options Post-Graduation," St. Thomas University in Miami, November 20, 2014

Selected Publications

Representative Matters

    Representative Matters

  • Secured O-1 visa approval, reserved for individuals with extraordinary ability, for a UK citizen to accept a position as a Shoutcaster for a prominent esports organization in the U.S.
  • Secured O-1 visa approval for a desalination expert that created a new form of membrane technology that will ultimately benefit the U.S.
  • Secured H-1B approval after receiving a Notice of Intent to Deny based on USCIS assumption that the Specialty Occupation Code used was inappropriate for the position offered and that the position was not a specialty occupation.
  • Managed the filing of post-acquisition L-1 amendments for a client company involving hundreds of employees around the world.
  • Successfully reversed a U.S. Consulate’s erroneous denial of an H-1B visa applicant based on the reviewing officer’s incorrect reading of the H-1B regulations.