Angelica Grado-Wright has in-depth experience managing all aspects of U.S. immigration programs for corporate clients in a variety of industries, including energy and information technology. She provides extensive advice to human resources professionals and corporate counsel regarding immigration compliance matters, including I-9 and LCA compliance issues. She has experience managing teams of attorneys and paralegals, and serving as an escalation contact for both global and U.S. matters.
Advised a leading energy company on immigration due diligence and compliance regarding the acquisition and divestiture of multiple entities and subsequent reorganization.
Streamlined and managed PERM labor certification programs for large engineering and information technology companies.
Partnered with clients to proactively address issues related to maintaining and deploying an international workforce.
St. Mary’s University School of Law | J.D., 1999
Brown University | B.A., 1995
Bar Admissions: Texas, Colorado
Court Admissions: Supreme Court of Texas
Member, American Immigration Lawyers Association (AILA)
Former AILA Texas Chapter Houston CBP Liaison, 2010 to 2012