Nina Maja Bergmar
Location: Atlanta, GA
Nina Maja is an attorney in the Atlanta office who counsels and defends clients in all areas of labor and employment law. Her practice focuses primarily on employment discrimination, wage and hour compliance, restrictive covenants and related tort and contract law.
Nina Maja also has significant experience in business immigration and immigration compliance. She has helped companies of all sizes and across industries obtain non-immigrant and immigrant visas for prospective foreign employees, including H-1B Specialty Occupation visas, L-1 Intra-Company Transferee visas, J-1 Trainee visas, O-1 Extraordinary Ability visas, and employment-based green cards. She also counsels employers on I-9 and E-Verify compliance and other immigration-related issues.
Recent News, Articles & Speaking Engagements
- "‘You’re Going to Fail’ and Other Great Advice for Rookie Lawyers," with Christine S. Tenley, by Jonathan Ringel, Daily Report Online, October 30, 2017
- "New I-9 Form Takes Effect September 18, 2017 - What's Changed and Important Reminders to Ensure Compliance," with Shannon Antle Hamilton, Rachel Dix Bishop, Stites & Harbison Client Alert, September 1, 2017
- "Trump Administration Immigration Crackdown & Potential Impacts on Transportation Construction Firms," with Steven M. Henderson, Webinar, The American Road & Transportation Builders Association (ARTBA), April 19, 2017
- "Are You Ready For H-1B Season? ," Stites & Harbison Legal Update, February 8, 2017
Before Stites & Harbison
Prior to joining Stites & Harbison, Nina Maja worked for a boutique Atlanta law firm that focuses exclusively on labor and employment law.
Besides Stites & Harbison
Nina Maja enjoys exploring Atlanta's culinary scene and spending time in Piedmont Park with her border collie, Kiri.