Halima Samatar



In her role as immigration paralegal, Halima works closely with attorneys to prepare a variety of employment-based non-immigrant and immigrant visa petitions.

In order to help clients achieve their business goals in hiring and retaining their employees, Halima works to efficiently manage all relevant support documentation and timely file various visa petitions.

Halima’s experience has focused on drafting H-1B non-immigrant visa petitions, as well as PERM-based I-140 immigrant visas in the EB-2 and EB-3 categories.

Education & Admissions

University of Minnesota, Twin Cities (B.A., English; minors in History, African and African American Studies, 2021), with Distinction


  • English, Somali, Arabic