A Closer Look at the Biden Administration’s Actions on Immigration

Presenters: Richard Burke and Stephanie Lewin, Envoy Global; and Sara Herbek, Global Immigration Associates, PC

View live: February 24, 2021, 2 p.m. ET / 11 a.m. PT (available for on-demand viewing through May 2021)

Program length: 60 minutes

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The Biden administration has moved quickly to set its own immigration agenda. In this program, immigration law specialists from Envoy Global and Global Immigration Associates will look at some of the actions the administration has taken in its early days and how they are impacting the immigration landscape.


About the Presenters: Richard Burke is CEO of Envoy Global, the technology leader in global immigration services. Since joining Envoy in 2015, Burke has helped scale, diversify and evolve the business into the world’s first enterprise platform for hiring and managing a global workforce. Today, Envoy’s platform and services empower companies to acquire the best talent regardless of where they live, manage their entire global workforce and enable employees to take advantage of business opportunities around the globe. Envoy serves over 1,000 customers ranging from fast-growth startups to Fortune 50 corporations. As someone who has gone through immigration processes himself, immigration himself, Burke believes that immigration affords individuals and businesses the opportunity to maximize their potential while also strengthening society.

Stephanie Lewin is Envoy Global's senior vice president of government affairs and partnerships. In her role, she builds and sustains relationships through direct conversation with government officials and representatives, advocacy with federal and local government agencies and regular collaboration with trade groups, think tanks and lobbying organizations. Lewin served as Envoy’s head of global immigration from 2018 to 2020 and led a global team providing immigration services and advocacy in more than 100 countries. Prior to Envoy, she served as senior counsel for global immigration at Berry Appleman & Leiden, and has also held management positions at Crown World Mobility and Emigra Worldwide.

Sara Herbek is Global Immigration Associates' (GIA) managing partner. In her role, she oversees delivery of all legal services provided by the firm. She and GIA's robust team of attorneys and paralegals represent multinational corporations across a wide range of industries. Herbek's practice also involves providing strategic immigration advice regarding the movement of professionals throughout the world, including temporary and permanent work visas. She and her team work with clients to establish corporate immigration policies and procedures, and also provide training and supplemental education through webinars and presentations to human resources and talent acquisition teams to ensure immigration policies are applied consistently.

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