Holly Sowlles, Paralegal

Biography

Holly Sowlles is an Immigration paralegal in the Labor & Employment Group with almost ten years of Immigration experience. She is highly proficient in managing a large number and wide variety of cases. Holly has strong organizational and communication skills with a dedication to excellent client service.

Her responsibilities include:

  • Drafting H-1B CAP cases and withdrawal requests
  • Drafting and filing NIV and IV Applications with corresponding supporting documents
  • Analyze and prepare NIV RFE responses
  • PERM and PERM audits
  • Drafting I-140, L-1, and H-1B audit responses.
  • I-485, I-140, and concurrent filings, along with preparing family- based filings
  • I-130 filings for a spouse
  • L-1A, L-1B, and L Blanket petitions (company and individual)
  • H-1B COS/ Extensions/Amendments, RFE's, TN, Re-entry Permits, EAD extensions, E-2 and E-3's, I-94 corrections, and Prevailing Wage Requests for Information
  • Conduct client I-9 audits and mark needed corrections, record notes for client on the missing documentation and late signatures

Legal Services

Education and Honors

  • Western Illinois University (B.A., 2007)
    • Major: History
    • Minor: Law Enforcement Security Administration

Professional and Civic Activities

  • Illinois Paralegal Association, Member, Budget & New Member Committees