Alison Berry
  • Sole Practitioner

Location:

White Plains, NY

Phone:

Fax:

914-948-8696

Email:

Areas Of Practice

  • Immigration and Naturalization law

Bar Admissions

  • Pennsylvania, 1979
  • New York, 1985
  • U.S. District Court Eastern District of New York
  • U.S. District Court Southern District of New York
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 2nd Circuit

Education

  • University of Pennsylvania Law School, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
    • J.D., Doctor of Jurisprudence - 1979
  • Queens College of the City University of New York, Flushing, New York
    • B.A., Bachelor of Arts - 1974
    • Honors: cum laude
    • Major: Psychology

Published Works

  • Unemployment Compensation Disqualification Upon Relocation to Accompany Spouse 19 Clearinghouse Review 154, June, 1985
  • Affirmative Action in the 1985 Supreme Court Term 20 Clearinghouse Review 818, November, 1986

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Westchester/Putnam Legal Services, Incorporated, Director, 1988 to 2000
  • White Plains Community Health Fair, Inc., Director, 1996 to 2002
  • American Immigration Lawyers Association, Member
  • National Employment Lawyers Association, Member
  • Varick Street Detention Project, a collaboration of AILA and the New York City Bar Justice Center, Volunteer, Present

Past Employment Positions

  • Westchester County Human Rights Commission, Administrative Law Judge
  • New York Department of Education (City and State), Hearing Officer
  • National Employment Law Project, Inc. in New York City, Staff Attorney and Deputy Director
  • Sun International, Inc., a division of SUNOCO, in Pennsylvania, Staff Attorney

Languages

  • French