Vedder Price

Sarah C. Maxwell


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Sarah C. Maxwell


Sarah C. Maxwell is an Associate in the Los Angeles office of Vedder Price and a member of the firm's Business Immigration group.

Ms. Maxwell advises on all aspects of corporate and employment-based immigration law. She also has significant experience counseling employers on the development and implementation of corporate immigration compliance and antidiscrimination programs under federal and state law, including I-9 compliance and work authorization verification.

Ms. Maxwell develops and executes global immigration policy for corporations spanning various industries, including devising process and strategy across every facet of nonimmigrant and immigrant matters and the permanent residency process. She focuses on counseling multinational corporations on the movement of personnel across the globe and facilitates the assignment of expatriates to the EMEA and APAC regions as well as the Americas. She also provides training, functional direction and insight to recruiters and hiring managers to better equip them to identify and proceed with candidates with immigration needs.

Ms. Maxwell has also served as Head of Global Immigration at a corporation offering U.S. and global immigration services to enterprise customers in a range of industries where she was primarily responsible for managing clients’ global immigration portfolios.

* Admitted to practice only in Illinois and Tennessee and is supervised by Vedder Price (CA) LLP attorneys licensed in the state of California.

Sarah C. Maxwell



  • Vanderbilt University Law School, J.D., 2009
  • University of Tennessee, B.S., 2005, magna cum laude

Sarah C. Maxwell


Bar Admissions

  • Illinois, 2012
  • Tennessee, 2009

Court Admissions

  • U.S. District Court, Middle District of Tennessee


Member, American Immigration Lawyers Association

Member, American Immigration Lawyers Association, Global Migration Section

Member, American Bar Association