Sameen AhmadniaSameen Ahmadnia Clark Hill
Sameen Ahmadnia represents clients in immigration court, and before US Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) and US Consulates abroad. Sameen is proficient in asylum, removal defense, waivers, and family-based immigration. She has represented hundreds of clients before USCIS, and in immigration court. She also has experience in obtaining national interest waivers, extensions of status, and O-1 visas. Prior to joining Clark Hill, she worked for boutique immigration firms in Washington, DC.
Sameen is the recipient of the Manuel and Ana Maria Benitez Award for Clinical Excellence in Immigration and Presidential Volunteer Service Award, Gold Level for volunteering over 250 hours of service during her education. She has been invited as a speaker on a number of panels regarding immigration issues. Sameen is a member of the American Immigration Lawyers Association and currently serves as the 2020-2021 Asylum Liaison for the Southern California Chapter.