JAN PEDERSON, admitted to bar, 1975, District of Columbia; also admitted U.S. Supreme Court. Education: University of Washington (B.A. cum laude 1971); Howard University School of Law (J.D. cum laude, 1974).
Professional Memberships: The District of Columbia Bar Association; International and American Bar Associations; Women's Bar Association; American Immigration Lawyers Association (Director, Board of Governors, 1978-1996); Federal Bar Association (Director, ILS-2009 to present); American Health Lawyers Association; International Medical Graduates Task Force (Founder-1993).
Senior Editor, "J-1 Physicians' News" (1995-present); Editor, AILA "Visa Processing Guide" (1992-present); Founder, Foreign Medical Graduate Annual Immigration Conference Series (1996 to present); Frequent Lecturer on Immigration Options for Foreign Physicians; EB5 Investor Green Cards; and Consular Processing.
Staff Language Capabilities: Chinese, Spanish, Korean, French and Persian.
Philanthropic Activities: Tahirih Justice Center (Legal Advisory Board Member); Chesapeake Church (Volunteer); Potomac Pedalers