Jennifer Behm, Esq., is a partner at Berardi Immigration Law. Ms. Behm advises multinational companies and individual clients in all aspects of U.S. immigration law, including nonimmigrant visas, employment and family based green cards, criminal waivers and NAFTA matters, among others. Ms. Behm also frequently accompanies our clients to the Peace Bridge Port-of-Entry in Buffalo, N.Y., to present their applications to Customs and Border Protection.
With her education credentials and prior immigration experience, Ms. Behm is an invaluable asset to our team. Ms. Behm graduated from the University of Pittsburgh with a Bachelor’s Degree in English Writing in 2008. Upon entrance to SUNY University at Buffalo Law School, Ms. Behm was awarded the Arthur A. Schomburg Fellowship for her academic excellence. During law school, Ms. Behm served as the 2010-2011 Executive Editor for the Buffalo Human Rights Law Review and as the President for the International Law Students Association. She also attended the Universidad de Buenos Aires for a summer law program in Buenos Aires, Argentina.
Ms. Behm was first introduced to the immigration practice while interning with a large corporate firm in Philadelphia where she worked on employment and family based immigrant and nonimmigrant petitions. She also held an externship with the Chief Counsel’s Office of Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) here in Buffalo. In this position, Ms. Behm assisted government attorneys in removal proceedings and drafted numerous legal memorandums, motions and appellate briefs to the Board of Immigration Appeals.
Upon completing law school in 2011, Ms. Behm joined Berardi Immigration Law where she continues to excel in providing outstanding service to our corporate and individual clients alike. Her personal pursuits include extensive travel throughout Central and South America, Africa, Asia and Europe. She is also proficient in conversational Spanish.
If you are interested in applying for a U.S. immigration benefit and would like to speak with Attorney Jennifer Behm or one of our other attorneys, please call us today to schedule a consultation!