Fernanda Molina is an associate in EGS’ immigration law group. She advises clients regarding the best short-term and long-term strategies to obtain temporary or permanent visas for their specific needs. She also advises clients on preparation and processing of permanent resident visas for executives and other professional employees, including investor visas, petitions for multinational executives and managers, outstanding professors and researchers, and persons of extraordinary ability.
Before obtaining her LL.M. in the United States, she practiced for three years in Brazil and also worked as a Judicial Clerk. She managed a large variety of cases, including merger and acquisition transactions, bankruptcy proceedings, anti-trust investigations, joint-venture agreements, commercial due diligence, and various other corporate matters. Ms. Molina has also been part of a team of New York attorneys that successfully represented shareholders in one of the largest class-action lawsuits ever litigated in the United States.
Ms. Molina received her LL.M. (Master of Laws) degree from Loyola Law School in 2015, and her Bachelor of Law degree from Universidade Positivo, Curitiba, Brazil, in 2007. Ms. Molina is admitted to practice in the State of New York and Brazil.