Brigitte Hocking ’97
Brigitte Hocking has joined Berry Appleman & Leiden, LLP (BAL) as a partner in the firm’s Dallas office after leading an immigration law group at Fragomen, Del Rey, Bernsen & Loewy, LLP for over a decade. The law firm now has approximately 400 employees worldwide and is one of the fastest growing corporate immigration law firms in the country. A well-respected leader in the field of immigration law, Ms. Hocking brings more than 15 years of corporate immigration experience to the firm. She has represented a wide range of Fortune 500 and smaller corporations in all aspects of U.S. business immigration, including due diligence considerations for mergers and acquisitions affecting large numbers of foreign national employees. A bilingual speaker on immigration topics, she was the keynote speaker at the seminar on U.S. Business Immigration Law sponsored by The National Association of Corporate Attorneys in Mexico City in September 2013.