Brandi N. Knox
Areas of Law
Small Business Development
Brandi Knox is a Senior Attorney in The Fogle Law Firm, LLC’s Atlanta office where she focuses on immigration law, including employment-based, family-based, and naturalization. She represents domestic and multinational employers before U.S. Homeland Security, the U.S. Department of State, and the U.S. Department of Labor in connection with U.S. immigration-related employment issues. She counsels employers on immigration policy, strategy, and compliance and has extensive experience conducting audits to assess I-9 compliance. Through her volunteer work with the Georgia Asylum and Immigration Network, she has served as lead counsel on pro bono cases involving asylum and sex trafficking.
Ms. Knox focuses a portion of her practice on small business development, including government certifications, organizational improvement, and government regulatory compliance. She provides strategic business advisory and legal services to small and middle market businesses, start-ups and nonprofits, and she engages business owners and senior managers in an intensive, collaborative process to identify and resolve issues and challenges.
Previous Professional Experience
Ms. Knox has gained experience in immigration law as a senior associate and senior immigration specialist at four Atlanta law firms At U.S. Department of Labor – Office of Foreign Labor Certification, gained experience in adjudicating PERM applications selected for audit
Former adjunct professor in English Literature and Business Law.
Professional Associations and Memberships
State Bar of Georgia
American Immigration Lawyers Association (AILA) National Bar Association Atlanta Bar Association Georgia Association of Black Women Attorneys (GABWA) National Urban League Young Professional Organization
Awards and Honors
Chambers USA: America’s Leading Lawyers for Business (2014-2016) Lawyers of Color’s Inaugural Hot List for the Southern Region (2013)
Volunteer, Georgia Asylum and Immigration Network Volunteer, Court Appointed Special Advocate Committee Member, Warrick Dunn Charities Philanthrogens Committee Council Member, YMCA/Early Childhood Development Policy Council
Tulane University School of Law, Juris Doctor, Merit Scholar (2006)
Spelman College, Bachelor of Arts in English Literature