Haley B. Bjerk

Tonkon Torp LLP
1600 Pioneer Tower
888 SW Fifth Avenue
Portland, Oregon 97204

PHONE: 503.802.5765
EMAIL: haley.bjerk@tonkon.com
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Haley is an associate in Tonkon Torp's Business Immigration group. She focuses her practice on employment-based immigration and counseling businesses on compliance matters relating to foreign national employees. Haley represents businesses, ranging from large global companies to start-up companies, in obtaining authorization for foreign national employees to work temporarily and permanently in the United States. Her experience includes various nonimmigrant visa petitions (H-1B, L-1, O-1, E-3, and TN), and employment-based permanent residence petitions (Multinational Manager/Executive, Extraordinary Ability, and PERM Labor Certifications).

In addition to her immigration practice, Haley also has substantial corporate experience advising clients on general business matters, acquisitions and divestitures, entity formation, corporate governance, corporate restructuring, and drafting and negotiating contracts.

Before joining Tonkon Torp, Haley completed a two-year judicial clerkship with the Honorable Robert D. Wollheim of the Oregon Court of Appeals. She earned her J.D. magna cum laude from Willamette University College of Law.

Haley is an associate in Tonkon Torp's Business Immigration group. She focuses her practice on employment-based immigration and counseling businesses on compliance matters relating to foreign national employees. Haley represents businesses, ranging from large global companies to start-up companies, in obtaining authorization for foreign national employees to work temporarily and permanently in the United States. Her experience includes various nonimmigrant visa petitions (H-1B, L-1, O-1, E-3, and TN), and employment-based permanent residence petitions (Multinational Manager/Executive, Extraordinary Ability, and PERM Labor Certifications).

In addition to her immigration practice, Haley also has substantial corporate experience advising clients on general business matters, acquisitions and divestitures, entity formation, corporate governance, corporate restructuring, and drafting and negotiating contracts.

Before joining Tonkon Torp, Haley completed a two-year judicial clerkship with the Honorable Robert D. Wollheim of the Oregon Court of Appeals. She earned her J.D. magna cum laude from Willamette University College of Law.

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