Kripa represents corporations and individuals from around the world in Immigration matters on a wide range of issues. Areas of particular emphasis include investor based immigration and assisting in the transfer of executives and managers, hiring professionals, including those working in specialty occupations, and global planning for personnel needs.
Kripa speaks frequently on investor based immigration and business immigration matters at national, local and regional Attorney forums in the United States. Kripa also assists clients in developing employment policies and advises employers on such matters as wage and hour regulations, disability issues, and employment discrimination.
Named a “Rising Star” by Super Lawyers Magazine for Immigration Law from 2014-2017, she is an active member of the American Immigration Lawyers Association (AILA) of Washington State where she has served in leadership positions on various committees. Actively engaged in educating newly arriving Immigrants and Refugees as to their rights, she was awarded the Washington State Bar Association’s Community Service Award in 2011 in recognition of her outstanding and exemplary service in helping Immigrants and Refugees in Washington State.
A first generation Immigrant from Nepal, Kripa speaks English, Nepali, Hindi, Urdu and Spanish.
Her recent and upcoming presentation include:
- “E-Visa: Learn form the Experts” at the Annual American Immigration Lawyers Conference in New Orleans, 2017
Investment Based Immigration Presentations in:
- Saigon, Vietnam- December 15, 2017
- Singapore – January 10, 2018
- Mumbai, India – January 15, 2018
- Ahmedabad, India – January 17, 2018
- New Delhi, India – January 19, 2018
Kripa Upadhyay is an Attorney & Managing Partner at Orbit Law, PLLC. She will speak at the Investment Immigration Summit MENA on 24-26 February 2019 in Dubai. Download the programme here. Limited seats available. Book now!