Lieselot K. Whitbeck

Lieselot is a global immigration lawyer advising companies on immigration processes around the world.

With more than seven years of experience guiding companies and individuals through immigration processes in the US and overseas, Lieselot is a multi-faceted immigration practitioner able to meet the diverse needs of global clients. Working from a practical perspective that takes into account the unique needs of every client, she provides immigration support for corporate assignments and relocations to Europe, the Americas, Asia and Australia. She also advises on the formation of global mobility policies and strategies, as well as assisting with the immigration aspects of international mergers.

Lieselot’s previous experience includes working on behalf of universities, individual families, small companies, and large multinational corporations. Given her wide experience in immigration law, she also advises on complex naturalization, family-based and humanitarian immigration matters. 

Lieselot is a contributing author to Business Immigration Insights, the Hunton immigration law blog.

Relevant Experience

  • Manages and coordinates the preparation and processing of applications for work authorization in the Americas, EMEA, and APAC.
  • Counsels business travelers on visa requirements and processes.
  • Conducts due diligence on immigration compliance elements of mergers and acquisitions and assists with post-acquisition immigration processes including time-sensitive work permit sponsorship transfers and updates.
  • Formulates immigration strategies that that take into account business needs including long-term employee development, corporate tax, relocation, and compensation.
  • Addresses urgent immigration issues including denial of entry, loss of status, emergency travel, international evacuations, and expedited passport issuance.


  • Member, American Immigration Lawyers Association, Global Migration Section