Harris Beach Immigration Co-Leader Danielle Rizzo will participate on a panel during the 2023 American Immigration Lawyers Association (AILA Annual Conference), taking place virtually and in-person in Orlando, FL. A description of the session is below:

Tricky Turns for TNs: This intermediate panel will cover current trends and challenges with TN adjudications at the border and at consulates.  These include Management Consultants, Scientific Technicians/Technologists, Agriculturalists, Economists, and other hard to define occupations.

  • Considerations at different ports of entry
  • Current trends at consulates in Mexico
  • When is U.S. licensure required?

Challenging categories:

  • Management consultants, scientific technicians/technologists, agriculturalists, economists   
  • Qualifying sales professionals as TN professionals 
  • Strategies when the applicant is a manager or executive of listed occupations 

Additional panelists include:

  • Kathleen Campbell Walker, AILA Past President, El Paso, TX
  • Leslie A. Holman, AILA Past President/Business Section Steering Committee, Burlington, VT
  • Matthew I. Hirsch, AILA Business Section Steering Committee, Wayne, PA