Meagan Dziura

Associate Attorney

Meagan Dziura assists Goel & Anderson’s clients with corporate immigration matters that involve the movement of highly skilled personnel across the globe. Focusing on strategic immigration planning and regulatory compliance she primarily works servicing clients in the information technology and consulting sector with all major employment-based visa categories. Meagan has worked advising multinational corporations on employment-related immigration issues since 2014, specifically filing EB-1 and O-1 petitions for individuals of extraordinary ability including athletes, stylists, television producers, and scientists. 

Outside of work Meagan is passionate about giving back to the community. She serves as a Co-Executive Director for the Safety Network for Abused Animals and People, a resource for victims of domestic violence with pets. Meagan is also a volunteer for the Humane Rescue Alliance in Washington D.C., and is the Co-Founder of Raise, a fundraising organization focused on raising awareness, conversation, and support for direct service organizations in the D.C. area. 

Representative Areas of Practice

  • Nonimmigrant Visas (H-1B, L-1A, L-1B, TN, E-3, B-1, O-1)
  • Immigrant Visas for Outstanding Researchers, Individuals of Extraordinary Ability, Multinational Managers and Executives
  • Employment-based Permanent Residence

Honors and Awards

  • Who's Who Legal:  Corporate Immigration*

Bar Admission

  • Virginia Supreme Court

Education

  • J.D., George Mason University School of Law, 2014
  • B.A., English Literature, George Mason University, 2010 (magna cum laude)

Publications & Presentations

  • Immigration Webinar Panelist, National Association of Women Lawyers (November 16, 2017).
  • Briefing for House Representatives & Staff on Domestic Violence & Pets: The Pet and Women Safety (PAWS) Act (2017).
  • Guest Lecturer for The Legal Profession: History and Practice, George Mason University School of Law (Spring 2016, Fall 2017). 
  • Briefing for Senators & Staff on Domestic Violence & Pets: The Pet and Women Safety (PAWS) Act, Dirksen Senate Building (2015).
  • Should we Beware of Dog or Beware of Breed? An Economic Comparison, Journal of Law, Economics & Policy, Vol. 10.2 (2014).

*A publication of Law Business Research Ltd., London, U.K.