Isabel I. Rybalnik is an Immigration Attorney, handling both corporate and family immigration matters. She handles business immigration matters, such as employment-based green cards (PERM) in the EB-2 and EB-3 categories, including immigrant I-140 petitions and applications for adjustment of status. She also handles temporary work visas in such categories as H-1B, L-1, and TN, and works with employers in ensuring I-9 compliance and represents employers in procedures dealing with Immigration Customs and Enforcement (ICE) and the Office of the Chief Administrative Hearing Officer (OCAHO).
She also handles family-based immigration matters, such as fiancée visas, and green card petitions based on marriage to a US citizen and other family relationships, including complex cases needing waivers of inadmissibility. She also represents applicants for asylum and clients in immigration court.
Ms. Rybalnik earned a Bachelor’s degree in French and International Relations from Clark University. She graduated from Suffolk University Law School and is admitted to practice in Massachusetts and before the First Circuit of the U.S. District Court. Ms. Rybalnik is fluent in English, Russian, and French.
Education & Certifications
- Suffolk University Law School, J.D.
- Clark University
- First Circuit of the U.S. District Court
Ms. Rybalnik is a member of the American Immigration Lawyers Association (AILA). She has written a number of articles about immigration law issues, including I-9 completion and the green card process.
Significant Representation and Achievements
Attorney Rybalnik has successfully obtained green cards for persons in deportation proceedings, and represented various corporations in IT and engineering, as well as non-profit organization and individuals.