*Currently licensed in Florida only.
Tieranny is an associate in the Raleigh office of Ogletree Deakins focusing on employment-based immigration law. Prior to joining Ogletree Deakins, Tieranny focused on business immigration matters in several major cities, including London, Miami, and the greater DC area. Tieranny brings to the team U.S. and U.K. business immigration experience gained through high volume positions with international firms and Fortune 100 clients.
Tieranny has also worked with matters falling outside the scope of business immigration, including complex inadmissibility waivers, asylum applications, representation of unaccompanied children, and removal defense. During law school, she volunteered in the Humanitarian Immigration Law Clinic, representing refugees and asylees from various countries. Additionally, she represented naturalization applicants before USCIS, and focused on assisting clients eligible for exceptions and accommodations. Her vast experience enables her to provide holistic immigration and global mobility recommendations to corporate and individual clients.
Tieranny earned a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration, with a concentration in International Business, from the University of North Carolina at Wilmington. She later earned her Juris Doctorate from Elon University School of Law, where she served as a founding member and Secretary of the International Law Journal and Case Manager for the Innocence Project. Tieranny also studied International Business at the University of Valencia in Valencia, Spain, and is fluent in Spanish.
Tieranny is licensed to practice law in the State of Florida. Practice outside of the State of Florida is limited to immigration.