Janice started the firm to develop a practice that focuses on the well-being of the client as they proceed through what can be a very stressful process. Her experience covers a wide range of US visa and nationality matters, including both family and employment-based visas and US nationality issues including acquisition of US citizenship and renunciation and loss of citizenship issues. She has been named in the Who’s Who of Corporate Immigration lawyers every year since 2017. Janice regularly advises individuals and multinational companies on their overall U.S. immigration strategy.
Prior to establishing her own firm, Janice worked with the Hodkinson Law Group in central London for five years. She also worked in Chicago, Illinois with the Law Offices of Susan Fortino-Brown and Kempster, Keller & Lenz-Calvo in Chicago, Illinois and within the immigration department of FagelHaber LLC (now known as Thompson Coburn LLP).
Janice graduated from the John Marshall Law School in Chicago, Illinois and was admitted to the Illinois state bar in 2004. Prior to earning her law degree, she earned a bachelor’s degree in English Literature from the University of Illinois at Chicago and studied abroad for a year at the University of Aberdeen, Scotland.
Janice places great importance on sharing and learning from her colleagues in the field and is an active member of the American Immigration Lawyers Association, International Bar Association Immigration & Nationality Law section, American Women Lawyers in London and the International Irish Business Network.
Janice is a member of the Board of Trustees for icap (Immigrant Counselling & Psychotherapy) which is a registered British charity providing high-quality counselling and psychotherapy principally to Irish immigrants.
Janice is a native Chicagoan who is a dual US and Irish citizen who has been living and working in the UK since 2005. She lives near London with her husband and their two Vizslas, Holly and Daisy and enjoys going for walks in the countryside.