Nixon Peabody Associate Selected for Chamber of Commerce Leadership Program

Nixon Peabody LLP has announced that Boston Immigration associate Courtney New has been selected by the Greater Boston Chamber of Commerce to be part of the Chamber’s Women’s Leadership Program. This program is limited to an exclusive group of emerging women leaders from within Chamber member organizations and is aimed at enhancing their leadership skills and engaging them in the region’s business and civic communities. As part of her involvement in the program, starting this month and continuing throughout the year, Ms. New will be participating in a leadership development program at Simmons School of Management.

As a member of the immigration team, Ms. New advises individual and corporate clients on business immigration strategy and has helped a wide range of clients, from start-ups to large multi-national corporations, navigate the complexities of the U.S. immigration system. She assists clients seeking to obtain permanent residence, labor certification, temporary work visas and naturalization and also regularly counsels employers on issues relating to hiring practices and employment eligibility verification compliance. Ms. New earned her JD from Boston College Law School and is a graduate of Colby College, B.A., magna cum laude.