Christi Hufford Jackson is a renowned US immigration expert with considerable experience. Clients praise her "patient and kind approach, understanding, and timely advice".
Christi is a US-qualified attorney and head of the US practice at Laura Devine Immigration in London. She has 15 years of experience representing clients in all areas of business and family-based immigration and has practised at firms in both the UK and US. Christi is recognised in Who’s Who Legal 2019 for the “thorough and informative” counsel she delivers to clients on sophisticated US immigration issues.
Christi’s practice areas include advising and preparing all categories of non-immigrant and immigrant cases, with particular emphasis on L-1 intra-company transfers, E-2 treaty investors, B-1/B-2 visitors, O-1 persons with extraordinary ability, waivers of inadmissibility, EB-1 and family-based green cards. She also routinely assists US nationals with citizenship issues, including passport applications, registrations of birth abroad and renunciation of US citizenship.
Christi is recognised in leading legal directories for her outstanding client service, earning praise for being “a ‘dynamic practitioner, unsurpassed in identifying the best solution to a tricky problem”. A member of the American Immigration Lawyers’ Association (AILA), Christi is an accomplished speaker at the international level and frequent author on topics such as non-immigrant visas and consular processing. She recently served on AILA’s Department of State Liaison committee and is actively involved in AILA’s Rome district chapter.
Christi has appeared on numerous international news outlets and radio programmes, including CNN and the BBC, discussing US immigration matters.