She is like you!
Jamene has enjoyed a robust life dedicating her professional career to advocating in the public interest. Happily landing in the wonderfully complex and fulfilling practice of Family Immigration Matters over 15 years ago, with a focus on Fiance and Marriage Visa Law, Jamene engages her heart, smarts and creativity when she represents you. Having been on both sides of the
desk, Jamene always expresses a strong and active personal approach to her clients’ concerns.
Jamene, born and raised in Manhattan, is the proud product of top New York City public schools and programs. Notably, being in one of the earliest groups of school children identified and selected to participate in NYC’s prestigious Intellectually Gifted Children Program.
The former Greenwich, CT homeowner is a wife, mother of two and mom to the family’s rescue dog, Hunter. Jamene is a 13th generation citizen married to an immigrant whom she petitioned for many years ago.
Jamene is fluent in Jamaican Patwa and conversational in Spanish.
Supreme Court of the State of Georgia
Hunter College, B.A Honors in Sociology
University at Buﬀalo School of Law, J.D.
Honors, Awards & Past Experiences
Public Service Scholar, Hunter College/Manhattan Borough President’s Oﬃce, the Hon. David N. Dinkins
American Jurisprudence Awards
Invitation to Law Review
Atlanta Legal Aid Society, Summer Intern
In-House Counsel, Mid-Size NYC and Fairfield County, CT Design Build Firm
Departmental Honors, Sociology, Hunter College
Alpha Kappa Delta Honor Society, Sociology
FianceSpouseVisaLawyer.com, llc featured in Community Newspapers
Successfully represented clients and secured six-figure payments for clients in age discrimination and employment related matters against The Home Depot, Atlanta’s Grady Hospital, Turner Broadcasting Systems and a major American non-profit that systematically engaged in age discrimination
FianceSpouseVisaLawyer.com, llc provided consultation services for the popular TLC Doc-Series “90 Day Fiance”
Speaker at American Immigration Lawyer Association (AILA) Chapter Conference
Day Coordinator at AILA National Conferences
Speaker at Community Immigration Events and Workshops
Pro Bono Legal Services at Immigration Community Events and Workshops
Creator of the “Everyday Law for Everyday People” course at Norwalk Community College
Professional Associations and Memberships
American Immigration Lawyers Association
American Bar Association, Past Member
AILA Georgia-Alabama, Past Chair, Past Vice-Chair Media Committee
Past Parent Volunteer, The Westminster Schools, Atlanta, The Children’s School, Atlanta Past Board Member, Atlanta Young Singers, Development Chair