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Lynn Susser was a founding partner of Siskind Susser in 1994. As the firm’s managing partner, Ms. Susser supervises a wide variety of casework ranging from employment-based visa work and family immigration matters to political asylum and naturalization. She appears regularly before the Memphis Immigration Court and the local USCIS office. By focusing strictly on immigration matters, Ms. Susser and her staff have developed an excellent reputation and working relationship with the local USCIS and USICE, the USCIS regional service centers and the Department of Labor.  Her own clients include multi-national corporations, nurse-staffing agencies, IT companies, construction related businesses, and several manufacturers.


Ms. Susser received her Juris Doctorate from the University of Memphis Cecil C. Humphrey’s School of Law.  She is a member of the Memphis Bar Association, the Association for Women Attorneys, and the American Immigration Lawyers Association (AILA). She served 2 terms as Chair of the MidSouth Chapter of AILA and on the AILA Board of Governors.  Ms. Susser is currently the AILA Liaison to the Memphis USCIS District office.  She is a frequent speaker at local and national immigration-related conferences.  Ms. Susser is listed in “The Best Lawyers in America” for immigration law and the “Who’s Who International” for Corporate Immigration.  She has an AV rating from Martindale Hubbell. She is a member of the Board of Directors of the Community Legal Center in Memphis.


Ms. Susser had extensive business experience prior to embarking on a legal career. After receiving a Bachelor’s Degree in International Business in 1981, she spent eight years as the Merchandise Manager for a major U.S. manufacturer. She supervised the design and sales of $40 million worth of children’s clothing annually.

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Languages spoken: Spanish, French

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1028 Oakhaven Rd
Memphis, TN, 38119

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  1. Immigration: 100%

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    I strongly endorse this lawyer. I have personally and professionally known Lynn Susser for many years. She is a well-respected member of the immigration legal community, a competent and dedicated lawyer with high ethical values. I deeply appreciate her help and knowledge and I am always confident that she'll take great care of clients referred for removal issues.

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License
StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
TNActive199406/16/2016
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
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Awards
Award nameGrantorDate granted
Volunteer Attorney of the YearCommunity Legal Center2010
Volunteer of the YearMemphis Jewish Family Services2005
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
Managing PartnerSiskind Susser Immigration Lawyers1994 - Present
Associations
Association namePosition nameDuration
Community Legal CenterBoard of Directors2009 - Present
American Immigration Lawyers AssociationUSCIS-Memphis Liaison2005 - Present
Association of Women AttorneysMember1994 - Present
Memphis Bar AssociationMember1994 - Present
American Immigration Lawyers AssociationTexas Service Center Liaison Committee2005 - 2009
American Immigration Lawyers AssociationMidSouth Chapter Chair2003 - 2005
American Immigration Lawyers AssociationMember Board of Governors2003 - 2005
American Immigration Lawyers AssociationVice Chair MidSouth Chapter2001 - 2003
Latino MemphisBoard of Directors1998 - 2001
Education
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
University of Memphis - Cecil C. Humphreys School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor1994
University of MemphisInternational BusinessOther - Bachelors1981