Our Immigration Attorneys
The highly-rated immigration attorneys at Livesay & Myers, P.C. represent clients in Virginia, Washington, D.C. and across the United States. Be sure to visit the comprehensive Immigration Law section of our website for answers to all your questions on immigration law, including green cards, citizenship, deportation, hardship waivers and nonimmigrant visas.
Jennifer Varughese is the lead immigration attorney at Livesay & Myers, P.C. She has received national recognition in both the legal community and in the press for her wide-ranging work in the field of immigration law. Ms. Varughese has received the Client Distinction Award from Martindale-Hubbell and was named a 2015 Virginia Rising Stars Super Lawyer. She was also named the Pro Bono Lawyer of the Year in Fairfax County by the Fairfax Bar Association in 2010. Ms. Varughese currently holds a perfect 10.0 Avvo rating from Avvo.
Karen Williams is a senior immigration attorney at Livesay & Myers, P.C. She has years of experience with both family-based and employment-based immigration law, as well as deportation defense. Ms. Williams also has experience in employment-based immigration matters, including PERM labor certifications, I-140 immigrant petitions and adjustment applications for foreign nationals, and nonimmigrant visa applications (including H1-B, TN and L-1 visas). Ms. Williams works out of the firm’s offices in Northern Virginia, and handles cases nationwide.
Our immigration attorneys are supported by Spanish-speaking paralegal Maria C. Ornelas. Ms. Ornelas immigrated to the U.S. from Mexico at the age of 13, and has worked in the field of immigration law since January 2001. With over a decade’s experience in immigration law, her fluency in Spanish, and her personal knowledge of the challenges faced by many immigrants, Ms. Ornelas is a vital member of the immigration team at the firm.
Contact us to schedule your consultation with one of our experienced immigration lawyers today—in person, over the telephone, or via webcam on Skype or Google Hangouts.
What Our Clients Are Saying
“We were recommended to contact Jennifer Varughese for a personal immigration matter from a family friend. After contacting her we had no doubt that she has immense knowledge in US Immigration law… We were kept informed of all actions and progress through emails, mails and phone calls. It was never hard to reach her and she replied our questions promptly. Recently I contacted her again for another immigration matter and was again impressed by her professionalism, honesty, and empathy with clients…” – TJ
“Ms. Varughese handled my brother’s difficult case with immigration. Her knowledge, experience, empathy, warm & inviting attitude has made me feel very positive & comfortable with the legal process. I googled this office at the beginning & I am 100% satisfied…” – Rubi P.