Topic: H-1B Best Practices for 2024 Cap Season
Sarah M.M. Duckham, Esq.
Trow & Rahal
Sarah M. M. Duckham is a Shareholder with Trow & Rahal in Bethesda, MD. She has been practicing immigration law since 2000, with an emphasis on business immigration, naturalization, and citizenship law. She works with employers in industries ranging from technology to healthcare to obtaining temporary work visas and green cards for their foreign workforce. She is a leader within the firm on matters concerning labor certification / PERM practice. Relating to her citizenship practice, she works with high-net-worth clients and their professional advisers in integrating immigration planning with tax planning and surrendering U.S. green cards and citizenship where appropriate and desired. In addition, she manages the firm’s compliance practice.
Sarah graduated from the University of Maryland Francis King Carey School of Law in Baltimore, Maryland in 1991, where she graduated with honors and was awarded the Order of the Coif. She is a member of the District of Columbia and Maryland bars, as well as the U.S. District Court for the District of Columbia. Prior to her immigration work, she was a member of the Tax Division at the U.S. Department of Justice where she prosecuted tax evasion and other tax-related financial crimes from 1992 until 1996 through their Honors Program. She earned a BBA degree from the University of Iowa in 1985.
Sarah is recognized by Best Lawyers and America’s Top 50 Lawyers (Maryland). She is a member of the American Immigration Lawyers Association (AILA) and has served as site coordinator and volunteer as part of AILA’s annual naturalization day, a program providing free services to individuals seeking naturalization. She is an active member of the Maryland State Bar Association (MSBA), serving as a member of its Immigration Section Council. Sarah is also a member of the Montgomery County’s Chapter of the Women’s Bar Association of Maryland (WBA) where she is active in committee work.
$0 Immigration Section Members (price will be reflected in your cart)
$5 Non-Section Members
$10 Non-MSBA Members
This is informational only and no CLE credit will be offered for the surrounding MCLE states.