Bose McKinney & Evans Welcomes Nicole Kersey to the Firm’s Labor and Employment Law Group
The law firm of Bose McKinney & Evans LLP is pleased to announce the addition of Nicole (Nici) Kersey to its Labor and Employment Law Group.
Kersey is of counsel to the group, where she represents employers in immigration matters. She assists clients in filing immigrant and non-immigrant petitions with U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services and with the U.S. Department of State. Kersey partners with employers to prepare petitions for H, TN, L, O and E visas as well as applications for permanent resident status.
Kersey provides advice, project management and consulting services on Form I-9 and E-Verify matters to help organizations of all sizes avoid civil and criminal penalties, as well as ancillary damage to reputation, caused by weaknesses in their immigration-related hiring and record-keeping practices. She represents employers before, during, and after Form I-9 inspections by U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement, providing practical advice to and serving as an advocate for employers during negotiations and litigation relating to fines for I-9 violations. She is a frequent trainer and speaker on I-9 and E-Verify issues. Kersey has practiced immigration law for nearly 12 years, working with large and boutique law firms to provide services to clients in the hospitality, finance, manufacturing, construction, retail, and technology industries, among others. She provides pro bono assistance to arts organizations and to military families.