Wright, Constable & Skeen
WASHINGTON, D.C., March 8, 2021 – Wright, Constable and Skeen, LLP is pleased to announce that award-winning Immigration Attorney, Jan Pederson, has joined the firm.
Jan Pederson has been recognized by The Washington Post as one of “seven leading lawyers” in Washington, D.C., due to her dedication and skill as a nationally known immigration lawyer for over thirty-five years. Her Immigration Law specialties include: Foreign Medical Graduates, J-1 Physicians, 0-1 Visas, Consular Practice, National Interest Waivers, and Investor Visas. Ms. Pederson is masterful at resolving complex immigration issues and she has successfully represented thousands of clients, including physicians, Fortune 500 companies, television networks and entertainers. Included among her many honors, Jan has also received the most prestigious national award for excellence in the advancement of immigration law, The Edith Lowenstein Award.
Ms. Pederson is a leading advocate for the rights of J-1 Physicians in the United States and was key to the passage of legislation to benefit them. In addition to publishing numerous articles and pamphlets, Jan lectures to physicians nationally and internationally. Ms. Pederson seeks solutions for her clients beyond the immigration laws and, if needed, does not hesitate to seek assistance from the White House and Congress. She has been a key advocate on the restoration of the National Interest Waivers for J-1 Physicians and in increasing the Conrad State 20 J-1 Waiver Program within the Conrad State 30 Program.
“I am thrilled to finally become part of the WCS team. I have worked with its attorneys for years and it is an honor to be asked to join WCS and help it to continue to expand on the services and solutions it provides to its current clients.”
Wright, Constable and Skeen is a full-service law firm serving the Mid-Atlantic region with a rich tradition of providing unparalleled legal services that began more than one hundred years ago.
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