Careen B. Shannon

Adjunct Professor of Law
Of Counsel, Fragomen, Del Rey, Bernsen & Loewy, LLP

Education

B.A. 1981, Oberlin College
J.D. 1989, CUNY School of Law

Areas of Expertise

Immigration

Bio

Ms. Shannon practices immigration law at Fragomen, Del Rey, Bernsen & Loewy, LLP, the world's largest immigration law firm. A frequent speaker, writer and blogger on immigration law issues, she is also the co-author of a highly esteemed series of immigration handbooks and treatises published by Thomson Reuters/West. At Cardozo, Ms. Shannon directs the Immigration Law Field Clinic and teaches the clinic's associated seminar.

Publications

BOOKS

 

Co-author, H-1B Handbook, with Austin Fragomen and Daniel Montalvo, Thomson Reuters/West  (updated annually)
 

Co-author, Immigration Employment Compliance Handbook, with Austin Fragomen and Daniel Montalvo, Thomson Reuters/West  (updated annually)

 

Co-author, Immigration Law and Business, with Austin Fragomen and Daniel Montalvo, Thomson Reuters/West  (updated annually)
 

Co-author, Immigration Legislation Handbook, with Austin Fragomen and Daniel Montalvo, Thomson Reuters/West  (updated annually)

 

Co-author, Immigration Procedures Handbook, with Austin Fragomen and Daniel Montalvo, Thomson Reuters/West (updated annually)
 

Co-author, Labor Certification Handbook, with Austin Fragomen and Daniel Montalvo, Thomson Reuters/West  (updated annually)

 

Co-author, State Immigration Employment Compliance Handbook, with Austin Fragomen and Daniel Montalvo, Thomson Reuters/West  (updated annually)
 

LAW REVIEW ARTICLES

 

December 2011: "To License or Not to License? A Look at Differing Approaches to Policing the Activities of Nonlawyer Immigration Service Providers"
 

March 2010: "Regulating Immigration at the State Level: A Focus on Employment"

 

January 2010: "Regulating Immigration Legal Services Providers: Inadequate Representation and Notario Fraud"
 

SELECTED OTHER ARTICLES AND BLOG POSTS

 

Dec. 2013: "Immigration Reform Must Redress the Current Law's Gender Biases"
 

Sept. 2013: "Border Security and Immigration Reform"
 

Aug. 2013:  "Edward Snowden and the Politics of Asylum"

 

May 2013: Salon.com - "Stop Calling People Aliens"

 

PERIODICALS 

Co-author, bi-weekly newsletter, Immigration Business News & Comment, with Austin Fragomen, Thomson Reuters/West

 

 

 

Contact Information

212.891.7517