GEORGINA KRACUN, ESQ.
Cell: 917-***-**** email@example.com
Admitted to the New York State Bar.
Roberts Immigration Law Group. LLC, Wilton, Connecticut
Business Immigration Attorney/Contract Attorney May 2018- August 2018
Handled all aspects of E-2 Visa Applications, L-1A, L-1B and H-1B Visa Petitions.
Drafted RFE responses in H-1B, L-1A, L-1B and EB1 cases and motions to reopen in PERM cases
Drafted job descriptions for PERM applications
Reviewed the paralegal’s work
Contract Attorney, New York, New York, May 2012 – May 2018
Researched on immigration law and regulations and drafted responses to complex Requests for Evidence involving immigrant and nonimmigrant petitions.
Provided litigation support to major law firms and corporate legal departments with cases in Romanian, Serbian, Croatian, Bosnian and French languages.
Assisted with internal investigations of pharmaceutical, healthcare, IT and other companies related to the application of healthcare, pharmaceutical, competition and labor laws, FCPA, UK Bribery Act, Anti-Kickback Statute, False Claims Act, Sunshine Act, AML, white collar crimes, patent infringement, company’s internal procedures, due diligence/KYC and other compliance issues.
Reviewed, analyzed and provided summaries of contracts as part of due diligence in M&A.
Drafted document summaries and present them in the meetings with firm’s and client’s attorneys.
Trained team members and answered questions related to application of laws, protocols and attorney-client privilege.
Provided legal advice on issues pertaining to documents translated from foreign languages into English.
Milos Medical, PC, Ridgewood, New York
In-House Attorney, March 2007- September 2014
Reviewed, negotiated, drafted and interpreted various agreements.
Advised company managers on contracts and contract’s issues, pricing related issues and potential modifications.
Advised on managed care contracts, living wills and healthcare proxies.
Developed, implemented, administered and monitored the company’s compliance programs.
Advised and provided legal analysis in the area of personal injury, medical malpractice, pharmaceutical product liability, Stark Law, Anti-Kickback Statute, HIPPA/HITECH,
Medicare/Medicaid, Sunshine Act, PDMA and other medical regulations, corporate governance, international laws, business transactions, employment benefits and contract law.
Provided legal opinions on commercial and business related matters.
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Advised on collections, government benefits and immigration related issues, Medicare and Medicaid reimbursement, managed care plans, CPT and ICD-9 coding and claims related issues.
Managed medical staff issues, including but not limited to physician credentialing and disciplinary proceedings.
Lee & Tapalaga, LLP, New York, New York
Associate Attorney, October 2005–February 2007
Drafted motions, notices of motion, answers to complaints, and affirmations in connection with various civil matters on behalf of individuals and U.S. and foreign corporations.
Handled all aspects of Nonimmigrant Visa Petitions involving the transfer of intra-company executives, managers and employees with specialized knowledge under the L-1A, L-1B and Blanket classifications, all aspects of Specialty Occupation Petitions under the H-1B classifications, Trainee Petitions under the H-3 classifications, Treaty Investor under the E-2 classifications, Family and Employment based Immigrant Visa Petitions, RFE responses, and various other USCIS applications and filings.
Assisted senior attorneys with various corporate and real estate transactions.
Conducted legal research of federal and state legislation, judicial decisions and international commercial materials.
Developed and maintain client relationships within the local Croatian, Romanian and Serbian communities.
Boston University Summer Legal Institute in London, London, UK
Practical Skills in Structuring, Drafting and Negotiating
International Business Agreements
Fordham University School of Law, New York, USA
LL.M in International Business and Trade Law
Ministry of Justice, Belgrade, Serbia
Belgrade University School of Law, Belgrade, Serbia
Volunteer Attorney at Fordham Bronx CLARO Program – New York Citi Civil Court
Bronx, New York, October 2017 - Present
Contributor to the International Law Update, March 2015 – May 2018
Native in Serbo-Croatian, Bosnian and Romanian; fluent in Macedonian, Slovenian and French.