Freya Katkowsky is an immigration lawyer for researchers, companies, and families. Before opening her law firm in 2012, she worked with international university students and faculty for many years teaching and editing scholarly writing in science, engineering, and law. She has a Master of Arts in Linguistics and a Juris Doctor. She has a special focus on EB2/National Interest Waivers and EB1/Alien of Extraordinary Ability as well as family based green cards. Because of her extensive university experience, she has a particular awareness of the immigration needs of international students and scholars. She spent five years in Japan and is conversant in Japanese.