Sergio Athanasso

Senior Associate

Sergio is a Senior Associate at Global Immigration Associates, where his practice focuses on nonimmigrant and immigrant visa matters including H-1Bs, L-1s, TNs, PERM, I-140s and Adjustments of Status. Sergio works with clients in several industries, including information technology, and financial and health services.

Before joining GIA, Sergio worked as an associate attorney at Fragomen, Del Rey, Bernsen & Loewy, LLP in Washington, D.C. In this role, he focused on H-1Bs, L-1s, TNs, I-140s (EB-1, EB-2 and EB-3) and all stages of the PERM process.

When he is not at the office, Sergio enjoys spending time with friends and family, fitness and traveling overseas to discover and learn from new cultures.


  • The University of Pittsburgh School of Law, J.D.

  • Duquesne University, B.A.

Bar Admissions

  • Sergio is licensed to practice in New York and the District of Columbia.

Court Admissions

  • Supreme Court of the State of New York Appellate Division, Third Judicial Department

  • District of Columbia Court of Appeals


  • American Immigration Lawyers Association (AILA)