Lorena Villagran* serves as the Senior Director of Client Services for Berry Appleman & Leiden LLP.  BAL’s Client Services Department provides clients with support services in all aspects of the daily management of their immigration program. The Client Services Department works closely with clients to build, enhance and maintain their internal corporate immigration systems, policies and practices.  Lorena and her team also liaise with the firm’s legal teams to ensure that clients’ service needs are met.  Lorena has worked with BAL since 1988 and has extensive experience in both Immigration and Nationality Law and Human Resources.  She applies her experience in both fields to counsel and assist clients with establishing internal corporate immigration policies and procedures, program development and management, and immigration law compliance.  Ms. Villagran oversees BAL’s I-9 services as well as internal LCA and I-9 audits, and provides client training in these areas. 

*This Berry Appleman & Leiden professional is not licensed to practice law.

Education & Admissions

San Francisco State University, Bachelor of Science in Business Administration