• Ashley Poonia
    U.S. Attorney
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Ashley is an immigration attorney with Garson LLP and practices exclusively in the area of U.S. business immigration.  She has previous experience with various corporate immigration matters.  Currently, she focuses on H-1B visas, specifically on Requests for Further Evidence (RFEs).

Prior to joining the firm, Ashley was employed as an immigration law clerk, working primarily on L-1 and TN non-immigrant petitions. She interned at the Wayne County Prosecutor's Office (WCPO) and Attorney Grievance Commission (AGC), both in Michigan. 

Admissions and affiliations


  • Admission to the State Bar of Michigan
  • Foreign Legal Consultant, Law Society of Upper Canada
  • Member, American Immigration Lawyers Association (AILA)
  • Member, AILA Canada Chapter




  • J.D., University of Detroit Mercy School of Law
  • B.A., University of Windsor 


WE ARE ALL FAMILY: Broadening the Family-Based Immigration System to Include Extended Family Members. Winter 2016. University of Detroit Mercy Law Review