Geetha Adinata Selected to Profiles in Diversity Journal's 2021 Women Worth Watching List

Date   Sep 27, 2021

FordHarrison LLP, one of the country’s largest management-side labor and employment law firms, is pleased to announce that Geetha N. Adinata, Partner in the firm’s Los Angeles, CA office and leader of the firm’s business immigration practice, was featured in the 2021 Women Worth Watching Issue of Profiles in Diversity Journal. The prestigious award is in its 20th year and is featured in the publication’s third quarter issue.

Nominated by their employers for their passion, their potential, and their positive influence both inside and outside the workplace, the winners represent corporations, government agencies, and nonprofits from across North America and Europe. Their first-person accounts of lessons learned during their careers—featured in the magazine's print and online editions—are insightful and thought provoking. The women highlighted in this issue are as diverse as the industries and locations they work in, and the impacts they have had on their workplaces and their world.

“I am truly honored to be included in this year’s Women Worth Watching list and considered a part of this formidable group of women who are pushing the envelope and inspiring others to create more inclusive spaces,” said Geetha. “For two decades, Profiles in Diversity Journal has recognized powerful, high-achieving women, and I am thrilled to be included in their special 20th anniversary issue alongside other women I respect. I feel gratitude for the many women who mentor and challenge me both personally and professionally.”

Geetha Adinata began practicing law in 2005 and devotes her practice to all aspects of business immigration and worksite enforcement and compliance. She successfully advises corporate clients on a wide variety of matters, including development of creative immigration strategies and ensures compliance with a myriad of federal regulations when mobilizing international workforces. Geetha is also a leading member of the firm’s Immigration Coronavirus Taskforce and has devoted countless hours this past year and a half to advising clients on the immigration challenges associated with the pandemic, including governmental travel bans and widespread suspension of government services that have upended immigration benefits. Geetha is passionate about business immigration and about maximizing opportunities for international and American businesses and prosperity for the U.S. economy through the hiring of international talent.  

To view Geetha’s Women Worth Watching profile, please click here and navigate to page 82 of the publication.

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