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Danielle A. Porter

Practice Group Associate

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Danielle provides immigration advice and legal strategy to corporate human resources and global mobility teams in a variety of sectors, including information technology, management consulting and financial services.  

Prior to joining Mintz, Danielle was a business immigration staff attorney in the Boston office of an international law firm, where she handled NIV and IV applications and petitions, including AOS, I-140, PERM, H-1B, L-1, TN, E-3, H-1B1, and F-1 OPT, and provided legal analysis and comprehensive responses to government inquiries, including Requests for Evidence.

Earlier, Danielle worked as an immigration case manager in a global law firm’s labor and employment practice, where she represented clients in securing non-immigrant and immigrant visas pertaining to multinational executives and managers, investors, individuals of extraordinary ability, foreign entrepreneurs, scientists, and other specialty occupations. Before she earned her law degree, Danielle worked as a paralegal for law offices in Boston and in Silver Spring, Maryland.


  • Suffolk University Law School (JD)
  • University of Wisconsin - Madison (BA)


- Spanish


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Coronavirus – Further Updates on Travel Impact

March 2, 2020 | Alert | By Danielle Porter

Read about updated CDC and DOS travel guidance for Iran, Italy, China, South Korea, Japan, and Hong Kong and President Trump's entry ban for foreign nationals who have been in Iran within 14 days.
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USCIS Forms Expiring on October 15

October 10, 2019 | Blog | By Danielle Porter

U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services announced that effective October 15, 2019, various forms will be updated to coincide with the recent issuance of a final rule on the public charge ground of admissibility (section INA 212(A)(4)) published by the Department of Homeland Security on August 14, 2019.
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