• REBECCA MICHAELS
    U.S. ATTORNEY
  • Tel:
    416-202-2645
  • Fax:
    647-795-8006
  • E-Mail:
    rmichaels@ggilaw.com

PROFILE

 

Rebecca is a US attorney and manager with Guberman Garson LLP, allied with Deloitte, who provides comprehensive knowledge of US immigration law to provide support to clients on all aspects of business immigration and global mobility. She provides counsel to a wide range of clients ranging from large corporations to individual clients on matters including: nonimmigrant and immigrant visa options and strategy, visa options, and admissibility risks.

 

Rebecca has over 10 years of professional experience. Her expertise includes providing end to end immigration support to individuals and multinational corporations. She has extensive experience in helping manage large transitions and project managing high volume immigration accounts.

 

She has been involved in helping shape the immigration programs of some of the largest corporations in the U.S. by assessing their business needs and current career path modeling. Rebecca integrates her knowledge of U.S. immigration to help provide support and redefine corporate immigration programs to achieve consistency through technology and innovation.

ADMISSIONS AND AFFILIATIONS 

 

  • ​Admission to the State Bar of Illinois
  • Admission to the Northern District of Illinois
  • Admission to the State Bar of Texas
  • Foreign Legal Consultant, Law Society of Upper Canada (applied for)
  • Member, American Immigration Lawyers Association (AILA)
  • Member, AILA Chicago Chapter
  • Member, AILA Canada Chapter
  • Illinois Notary Public
  • National Association of Realtors
  • Mainstreet Organization of Realtors

 

EDUCATION

 

  • ​J.D., DePaul University College of Law, Chicago, Illinois
  • B.A. Northwestern University, Evanston, Illinois
  • Certificate in Public Interest Law, DePaul University College of Law, Chicago, Illinois
  • Grant Writing Certificate, University of Illinois at Chicago

 

PUBLICATIONS AND SPEAKING ENGAGEMENTS

 

  • Keynote Speaker:  Human Rights Issues:  International Conference, October 2007
  • Guest Speaker:  Ancient Civilizations produced by Greater Broadcast Ministries:  Documentary Aired, March 2014
  • Interview on Public Network Television:  FBI Investigates Immigration Fraud and Unauthorized Practice of Law, August 2013
  • Public Relations Spokesperson for 501(c)(3) Not for Profit Organization, Chicago
  • Fluent in both English and spoken Arabic