Anita Mukherji
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Managing Partner

Location:

Oakland, CA

Phone:

Fax:

510-433-1900

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Anita Mukherji is a managing partner at Bean, Lloyd, Mukherji, & Taylor. LLP. She is a Certified Specialist in Immigration and Nationality Law by the Board of Legal Specialization of the State Bar of California. Prior to joining the firm in 2017, Ms. Mukherji was an immigration attorney at Catholic Charities of the East Bay, primarily representing unaccompanied minors fleeing violence in Central America in their applications for asylum and Special Immigrant Juvenile Status. There, she also represented clients in family-based and U Visa cases. Before her position at Catholic Charities, Ms. Mukherji was a Childhood Arrivals Fellow at the UC Davis Immigration Law Clinic, representing unaccompanied minors and their families.

Ms. Mukherji received her J.D. from the University of California, Davis School of Law in 2014. She was a member of the UC Davis Immigration Law Clinic and was a UC Human Rights Fellow. Ms. Mukherji received her A.B. from Harvard College in 2009, concentrating in romance languages and literatures. She is currently on the Board of the American Immigration Lawyers Association (AILA) Northern California Chapter and is Vice Chair of the AILA New Members Division Steering Committee. Ms. Mukherji is a member of the California Bar.

Areas Of Practice

  • Immigration Law

Bar Admissions

  • California, 2014

Education

  • University of California, Davis School of Law, Davis, California
    • J.D. - 2014
    • Honors: UC Davis Immigration Law Clinic, Member
    • Honors: UC Human Rights Fellow
  • Harvard College, Cambridge, Massachusetts
    • A.B. - 2009
    • Major: Romance Languages and Literatures

Specialties and Certifications

  • Immigration and Nationality Law, Immigration and Nationality Law, Board of Legal Specialization, State Bar of California, 2021

Published Works

  • Applying a Totality of the Circumstances Test to the Analysis of the Persecutor and Material Support Bars in Child Soldier Asylum Cases in the United States, 19 UC Davis J. Juv. L. & Pol’y 171 (Summer, 2015)

Honors and Awards

  • Women Lawyers of Sacramento - Virginia S. Mueller Scholarship Recipient, 2014
  • University of California Human Rights Fellow, 2013

Professional Associations

  • American Immigration Lawyers Association Northern California Chapter, Board Treasurer, 2020 to Present
  • American Immigration Lawyers Association , Vice Chair- New Members Division Steering Committee , 2020 to Present
  • American Immigration Lawyers Association Northern California Chapter, Advisory Council Member, 2015 to 2019

Past Employment Positions

  • Catholic Charities of the East Bay, Immigration Attorney, 2015 to 2017
  • UC Davis Immigration Law Clinic, Childhood Arrivals Fellow, 2014 to 2015

Languages

  • Spanish
  • French
  • Italian

Big News- Firm Merger!

Bean + Lloyd, LLP and Park & Taylor to form Bean, Lloyd, Mukherji, & Taylor, LLP

We are thrilled to announce the merger of Bean + Lloyd, LLP and Park & Taylor, two highly respected Bay Area immigration law firms, beginning April 16, 2021. The new firm, Bean, Lloyd, Mukherji, & Taylor, LLP, combines decades of immigration experience in the subfields of family-based immigration, removal defense, asylum, humanitarian visas, and criminal immigration.

Partners Jesse Lloyd and Anita Mukherji, both certified specialists in immigration and nationality law by the California State Bar, will lead the firm. Karyn Taylor will join as Of Counsel, and Angela Bean will remain as partner and Anna von Herrmann as Of Counsel. The Park & Taylor staff will bring their two decades of experience to the team.

Bean, Lloyd, Mukherji, & Taylor, LLP, will maintain both its Oakland and San Francisco offices. While both offices will be temporarily closed to the public due to COVID-19, our staff will still be available by phone, email, and text message, and all consultations and client appointments will continue by phone or video. We look forward to reopening physically when it is safe to do so.

Please contact us at (510) 433-1900 or www.beanlloyd.com with any inquiries.

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