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  • U.S. District Court for the Western District of New York

B.A., Hamilton College 

J.D., with certificate in international law, SUNY Buffalo Law School

Liz works with a variety of businesses to prepare and submit nonimmigrant visa petitions in the L-1, E-1/E-2, H-1B, O, and TN categories. Liz has an extensive amount of experience counseling financial institutions on immigration matters, including intracompany transfer petitions, North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA) applications, investor visa petitions, and employment-based preference petitions for multinational managers and executives. Liz also has experience counseling foreign physicians on J-1 visa waiver applications, including Conrad Waivers, as well as National Interest Waiver petitions, O-1 petitions, and labor certification cases. She is a member of the firm's Immigration Practice Group, which has been awarded prestigious National Tier 1 and Metropolitan Tier 1 rankings by Best Lawyers/U.S. News & World Report.


  • Listed, Upstate New York Super Lawyers Rising Stars, 2013 - 2016
  • Buffalo Business First/Buffalo Law Journal Legal Elite of Western New York, 2013



Social Media

Liz contributes to Hodgson Russ’s Canada/U.S. cross-border blog, Smarter Way to Cross. Her blog entries include:

Professional Associations

  • American Immigration Lawyers Association (prior secretary and treasurer for Upstate New York Chapter)
  • American Immigration Lawyers Association Customs and Border Protection Liaison Committee
  • New York State Bar Association

  • Bar Association of Erie County International Law Committee

Community & Pro Bono

  • Sisters Hospital Foundation board of directors
  • Former commissioner, Erie County Commission on the Status of Women
  • Former board member, Project Flight
  • Former board member, Nardin Academy Alumnae Association