Ms. Ganchan represents clients in such diverse industries as energy, technology, health care manufacturing, finance and construction, with matters including:
- Representing companies and organizations in all immigration and employment visa matters before the Department of Homeland Security (DHS), the Department of Labor (DOL), the U.S. Department of State (DOS), and in federal court;
- Analyzing employers’ employment eligibility verification compliance and planning needs under the Immigration Reform and Control Act of 1986 (IRCA) including director of multi-state audits to evaluate needs of employers with large national presence;
- Preparing individuals for interviews at U.S. consulates, including strategy development for overcoming grounds of inadmissibility and accompanying clients abroad as needed; and
- Assisting with a wide range of complex U.S. citizenship issues, including obtaining U.S. passports on an expedited basis, preparing acquisition of U.S. citizenship at birth abroad petitions and advocacy in loss of citizenship cases.
Ms. Ganchan's International Medical Graduate practice supports foreign nationals seeking admission to the United States to practice medicine, both general and specialty. Foreign physicians and their employers receive legal guidance covering areas such as waivers of the 212(e) two year foreign residence requirement for J-1 physicians, Conrad 30 procedures and timing, H-1B status (including change of employer) and lawful permanent residence paths for physicians.