Barbara Melendez’ practice focuses primarily on immigration and employer/immigration compliance matters. Melendez represents multi-national corporations, educational institutions, religious organizations and employers on inter-company transfers, all temporary and permanent work visas, investment visas, including working with counsel around the world to help U.S. companies on cross-border employment issues.

Melendez’ also represents individuals and their families before the Department of Homeland Security’s Citizenship and Immigration Services, Immigration Customs and Enforcement as well as the Department of Labor, Board of Immigration Appeals, and in Federal Court.

Has lectured and advised companies throughout Asia and Latin America on investor visas and employment based visas.