Biography

Fatima G. Khan is a member of Lewis Rice's Immigration/Inmigración Practice Group. Fatima has significant experience in immigration law, both stateside and consular processing, including securing immigrant and nonimmigrant visas for both employment-based and family-based immigration matters, naturalization, waivers of inadmissibility, asylum, and removal proceedings. 

In 2001, Fatima received the Robert Bosch Foundation Fellowship, a distinguished transatlantic program with work placement in the German Ministry of Justice in Berlin and United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees Sub-Office in Nuremburg. Fatima is conversational in German and Hindi/Urdu. She also maintains basic skills in American Sign Language.

Practice Areas

Education

  • American University, Washington College of Law (J.D., 2001)
    • Editor, Journal of Gender, Social Policy & the Law
  • Saint Louis University (B.A., magna cum laude, 1998)
    • Political Science, German Studies
    • Dean's List

Legal Background

  • Associate, Fragomen, Del Ray, Bernsen & Loewy (2011-2012)
  • Associate, Law Offices of Susan Fortino-Brown (2009-2011)
  • Associate, Scott D. Pollock & Associates, P.C. (2004-2007)
  • Associate, Lichtenegger, Weiss & Fetterhoff, LLC (2002-2004)

Professional Affiliations

  • Bar Association of Metropolitan St. Louis, Immigration Law Committee (2018-present)
  • American Immigration Lawyers Association (AILA) (2004-present)
  • South Asian Bar Association of Metropolitan St. Louis (2017-present)
  • AILA Chicago Chapter-CBP Liaison Committee (2011-2012)
  • Treasurer, Pakistani-American Bar Association of Chicago (PABA) (2009-2011)
  • Delegate, North American South Asian Bar Association (NASABA) (2011)
  • AILA Chicago Chapter-USCIS District Director Liaison Committee (2009-2010)

Admissions

  • Missouri Bar

Charitable & Civic Activities

  • Member, Council on Foreign Relations St. Louis Committee
  • Attorney volunteer, Cyriac D. Kappil Legal Clinic, Chicago, IL

Honors & Awards

  • Robert Bosch Foundation Fellow, Germany