Jessica Cook is a partner in the Atlanta office and a member of the firm's Global Immigration Practice Group.
Jessica's practice focuses on immigration and nationality law. Jessica has extensive experience representing and advising employers in all areas of business immigration, including temporary employment visas, labor certifications, permanent residency, and outbound visas.
She advises employers regarding compliance with the Form I-9, including government audits of I-9 forms. She conducts I-9 and E-Verify compliance training, performs I-9 audits and frequently speaks on immigration topics.
Jessica represents local, national and multi-national companies with regard to their immigration needs in such industries as higher education, health care, information technology, manufacturing, and other fields.
Jessica is a member of the American Immigration Lawyers Association.
She was selected for inclusion in The Legal 500
– Immigration in 2015. She was also selected to Daily Report's
"On the Rise" Class of 2016.
Permanent residence cases for Aliens of Extraordinary Ability and Outstanding Researchers (including scientists, and internationally-recognized academics) and University and College faculty (special handling cases).
0-1 non-immigrant visas for individuals who possesses extraordinary ability in the sciences, arts, education, business, or athletics.
Representation of employers in connection with U.S. governmental agency audits and investigations, including H-2B U.S. Department of Labor Wage and Hour Division audits/investigations and Form I-9 compliance audits by U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement.
Georgia Supreme Court
Supreme Court of Virginia
U.S. District Court for the Western District of Virginia
American Immigration Lawyers Association
National Employment Law Council
Georgia Association of Black Women Attorneys
State Bar of Georgia, Immigration Law Section
Atlanta Bar Association
Southern Society of Adventist Attorneys
Partner Jessica Cook Named as Fellow for Leadership Council on Legal Diversity
March 28, 2016
Atlanta Partner Selected to Daily Report's "On the Rise" Class of 2016
March 25, 2016
Fisher & Phillips Ranked Among the Top in The Legal 500
June 3, 2015