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Elissa Jill Taub

Elissa Jill Taub

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Immigration

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About Me

Elissa is Senior Counsel at Siskind Susser PC.  She handles primarily employment-based nonimmigrant and immigrant visa matters for a variety of clients, including physicians and their employers, artists, entertainers and performers and investors.  Specifically, Elissa has extensive experience preparing EB-1 and O-1 extraordinary ability petitions and J-1 visa waivers.  


 


Prior to joining Siskind Susser, Elissa was an associate at two large law firms, White & Case LLP and Dechert LLP.  She graduated magna cum laude from Villanova University Law School where she was also a member of the Order of the Coif.  Elissa earned her bachelor's degree in anthropology, with a minor in German, at Washington University in St. Louis.  


 


 

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Languages Spoken: German

Practice Areas

Licensed since 2000

  1. Immigration: 100%
    9 years

Payment

Fees:

Fixed (Sometimes)

Payment Types:

Cash, Check, Credit Card

Attorney Endorsements

1 total

  • Ari J Sauer

    I have worked together with Elissa for several years. She is an excellent attorney. She is great at working with corporate clients and has specific expertise in assisting doctors and entertainers.

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    Ari Sauer Immigration Attorney
    Relationship: Co-worker

Contact Info

Siskind Susser P C
1028 Oakhaven Rd
Memphis, Tennessee, 381193812

Siskind Susser PC
1028 Oakhaven Road
Memphis, TN, 38119

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Resume

License
StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
FLMember in Good Standing200405/07/2015
PAInactive200008/03/2015

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
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Work Experience
TitleCompany NameDuration
AssociateWhite and Case LLP2003 - 2006
AssociateDechert LLP2000 - 2003

Associations
Association NamePosition NameDuration
American Immigration Lawyers AssociationHealthcare Professionals/Physicians Committee Member2010 - Present
American Immigration Lawyers AssociationMember2008 - Present

Publications
Publication NameTitleDate
Immigration Options for Academics and Researchers (AILA)Alternative Nonimmigrant Visa Options for Academics and Researchers2012
The H-1B BookThe History and Economic Impact of the H-1B Visa2008
Siskind's Immigration BulletinUSCIS Announces Long-Awaited Proposed Rule Changes for H-2A Temporary Agricultural Worker Program2008
ABA Spring 2003 Antitrust Section MeetingRecent Pharmaceutical Industry Cases Raising Intellectual Property-Antitrust Issues2003

Education
School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
Villanova University School of LawN/Alaw2000
Washington University in St. LouisAnthropologyBA1996

Speaking Engagements
Conference NameTitleDate
Physicians for ExpertsBasic Issues in Physician Immigration2012
MAME November ConferenceImmigration Issues for Graduate Medical Trainees2011