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Jennifer L. Nissen

Jennifer L. Nissen

Practice areas:


Practice Areas

Licensed since 2005

  1. Immigration: 100%


Payment Types:

Cash, Check, Credit Card

Attorney Endorsements

1 total 

  • Kelley A. Chenhalls

    Jennifer is extremely hard-working, dedicated and knowledgeable about many facets of immigration law.


    Kelley Chenhalls Immigration Attorney
    Relationship: Co-worker

Contact Info

Hochstatter, McCarthy, Rivas & Runde, S.C.

5555 N Port Washington Rd
Suite 300
Milwaukee, WI, 53217-4928



WIGood Standing200503/26/2015

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.

Avvo Contributions

Legal Answers


Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Wisconsin Leader in the LawWisconsin Law Journal2015
AILA Artesia Project 2015 Michael Maggio Pro Bono HonoreeAmerican Immigration Lawyers Association2015
Distinguished Public ServiceU.S. Department of Justice2014

Work Experience

TitleCompany NameDuration
AttorneyHochstatter, McCarthy, Rivas & Runde, S.C.2005 - Present


Association NamePosition NameDuration
Association for Women LawyersMember2015 - Present
American Immigration Lawyers Association (Wisconsin Chapter)Vice Chair2015 - Present
American Immigration Lawyers Association (Wisconsin chapter)Treasurer2014 - 2015
American Immigration Lawyers Assocation (Wisconsin Chapter)Secretary2013 - 2014
International Medical Graduate TaskforceMember2011 - Present
State Bar of WisconsinMember2005 - Present
American Immigration Lawyers AssociationMember2005 - Present

Legal Cases

Case NameOutcome
Emloyment-based including H-1B, L, E, TN, J-1, PERM, NIW, EB-1, permanent residency, religious workers; family-based cases, natzN/A

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School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
University of Wisconsin Law SchoolLawJD - Juris Doctor, cum laude2005
University of Wisconsin, Madison SociologyBA - Bachelor of Arts1998

Speaking Engagements

Conference NameTitleDate
Immigration Law 101Immigration Law2013