Ms. Anderson has been working in the field of U.S. immigration law since 1995. She is experienced in nonimmigrant visas, employment and family-based immigrant visas, labor certification applications, consular processing, applications for adjustment of status, applications for waivers of inadmissibility, J-1 hardship waivers, naturalization applications, and I‑9 compliance. She also lectures at colleges and universities on immigration issues.
Ms. Anderson worked in our London office from 2004 to 2007. She returned to her native Minnesota in December 2007 and opened our Minnesota office. Prior to joining Ferman Law, she worked at Fredrikson & Byron, P.A. and Ingber & Aronson, P.A., (now Aronson & Associates, P.A.) which are both located in Minneapolis, Minnesota.
Ms. Anderson was awarded a Juris Doctor degree from William Mitchell College of Law in Saint Paul, Minnesota in 2002 and was admitted to the Minnesota Bar that year. She also holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in Political Science from the University of Minnesota.
While an undergraduate student, Ms. Anderson lived and studied in Santiago, Chile. She is proficient in Spanish. Also during her undergraduate studies, Ms. Anderson served as President of the Board of Directors of the International Study and Travel Center at the University of Minnesota and was honored with the President’s Student Leadership and Service Award.
Ms. Anderson is married to a British citizen, who currently has a "green card". They are both active in British expat groups in the Twin Cities.
Languages spoken: Spanish
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|MN||Authorized to practice||2002||07/31/2015|
|Award name||Grantor||Date granted|
|Excellence for the Future Award||Center for Computer-Assisted Legal Instruction||2001|
|Attorney||Ferman Law, PLLC||2008 - Present|
|Associate Attorney||Ferman Law||2004 - 2007|
|Association name||Position name||Duration|
|Minnesota Women Lawyers||N/A||2008 - Present|
|Minnesota State Bar Association||N/A||2008 - Present|
|Ramsey County Bar Association||N/A||2008 - Present|
|American Immigration Lawyers Association||N/A||2005 - Present|
|William Mitchell College of Law||N/A||JD - Juris Doctor||2002|
|University of Minnesota||Political Science||BA - Bachelor of Arts||1994|