Harisa Henderson is an Attorney at Grossman Young & Hammond where her practice focuses on employment-based immigration matters. She handles a wide variety of employment-based immigrant and non-immigrant visa petitions including “extraordinary ability” visas, “outstanding researcher” visas, L-1 intra-company transferee visas, and H-1B visas. She has extensive experience representing a wide range of industries including financial services, technology and data sciences, and healthcare.

Before joining the firm, Harisa served as a counsel attorney at Ogletree, Deakins, Nash, Smoak & Stewart, P.C. representing some of the world’s largest companies within the financial services industries. Prior to this position, she worked as an associate attorney at Erickson Immigration Group, specializing primarily on H-1B and TN visas within the technology industries.

Harisa is a member of American Immigration Lawyers Association (AILA). She speaks Albanian and English.


JD, American University Washington College of Law

Bachelor’s degree, Baldwin Wallace University


Maryland Bar

American Immigration Lawyers Association (AILA)