Laura Pontius Joins Bose McKinney & Evans
Pontius works out of the Bose McKinney & Evans Fort Wayne office, where she represents employers from around the state and across the country in immigration matters. She helps organizations and foreign workers obtain or extend appropriate temporary and immigrant status visas. She advises employers concerning I-9 verification compliance, E-Verify and immigration–employment enforcement. She assists clients before the U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services with immigration issues surrounding visa status for foreign employees.
In addition, Pontius works with employers and their employees’ families on permanent residence visa status.
Prior to joining Bose McKinney & Evans, Pontius was the manager and director of a boutique immigration law firm. She is a 2012 graduate of the University of Wyoming College of Law, where she received the Outstanding Female Graduate award, and a 2006 graduate of Indiana University Bloomington. Pontius is a member of the American Immigration Lawyers Association, an Advisory Committee Member for the Ft. Wayne Neighborhood Christian Legal Clinic, and a board member at Beloved: Not Forgotten.
She is admitted to practice law in Indiana and Wyoming.