Heather is a paralegal in the immigration practice group. She assists with all aspects of immigration law, including applications for non-immigrant visas, immigrant visa consular processing, employment-based and family-based immigrant petitions, PERM, applications for change of status and extension of stay and applications for adjustment of status and U.S. Citizenship. Heather also provides I-9 audit support for employers.
Before joining Shumaker in 2013, Heather worked at a respected immigration and personal injury firm in the Tampa Bay area for over 13 years as a legal assistant. Heather has over 16 years of litigation experience in a broad range of practice areas, including immigration, personal injury and medical malpractice.
Heather is a Notary Public, State of Florida.