Brittany T. Faith Brittany T. Faith

Brittany T. Faith

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Brittany Faith, a native of Oak Ridge, Tennessee, attended the Pennsylvania State University in State College, PA. While attending the University of Tennessee College of Law, Ms. Faith was Director of Tennessee's Pro Bono Program; Treasurer of Law Women; member of ENLACE (Latino Law Association); ABA Representative for the Student Bar Association; Hamilton Burnett Inns of Court Member; and AILA Midsouth Law School Liaison. Before coming to GKH, Ms. Faith worked at several immigration non-profits and created the College of Law's U Visa Alternative Spring Break Program.


Ms. Faith joined GKH in 2012 as a member of GKH's Immigration Group and focuses her practice on immigration, including family based immigration petitions, employment based petitions, and humanitarian relief. She is committed to providing personalized, cost-effective immigration services for her clients around the world and across the U.S.


Ms. Faith is also very active in Chattanooga and around the South East. She currently serves as the Vice Chair of the America Immigration Lawyers’ Association Midsouth Chapter, which constitutes immigration attorneys in Tennessee, Kentucky, Arkansas, Mississippi, and Louisiana. She was part of the reinvigoration of SETLAW and served as President in 2015. She also has been active with the local young lawyers. Ms. Faith is currently serving as the Tennessee Bar Association Young Lawyers Division East Tennessee Governor and Executive Liaison to the Public Service Committee. On the Chattanooga Bar Young Lawyers Division board, she has been a board member, Secretary, Vice President and President. Ms. Faith also serves on the board of La Paz of Chattanooga and the Midsouth Immigration Advocates. She is also a member of the American, Tennessee and Chattanooga Bar Associations as well as the American Immigration Lawyers Association. She is also a member of the Foreign Ministry of Mexico’s PALE program, which provides legal advice and services to Mexican nationals residing in the U.S.

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Bar Admissions

  • Tennessee, 2012

Education

  • University of Tennessee College of Law, Knoxville, Tennessee
    J.D. - 2012
  • Pennsylvania State University, University Park, Pennsylvania
    B.A. - 2009

Published Works

  • Student Volunteers Outnumber Available Spots at Saturday Bar, TENN. Volunteer ATT’Y (Tn. Bar Assoc.), Fall, 2010
  • University of Tennessee College of Law’s Pro Bono Program Update, TENN. Volunteer ATT’Y (Tn. Bar Assoc.), Fall, 2011
  • Nowhere I’d Rather Be, Tennessee Law Magazine (Uni. of Tn. College of Law), 2015.
  • Unidos Contigo Legal Manual, (Unidos Contigo Coalition), 2017.
  • People’s Law Conference (March 24, 2012) Panelist presenting on Law School Pro Bono Models.
  • Chattanooga Trial Lawyers Association (June 18, 2013). Lead presenter for a CLE by the Chattanooga Trial Lawyers Association offering an overview of best practices in representing immigrant clients in general litigation cases.
  • Anclas Seguros y Servicios (January 24, 2015). Presenter for community information sessions regarding Immigration Executive Actions.
  • Unidos Contigo Coalition (Fall of 2016 and Spring of 2017). Presenter of Know Your Rights presentations and immigration updates.
  • AILA Midsouth Chapter Conference (November 3, 2017). At Least it’s not the Rule Against Perpetuities: The CSPA, complex I-130s and I-601A landmines to avoid.

Honors

  • Legal Aid of East TN's Donald F. Paine Volunteer Student of the Year, 2011
  • TBA Law Student of the Year, 2011
  • William M. Leech Public Service Prize, 2012
  • AILA Pro Bono Hero, Second Quarter 2014
  • Chattanooga Bar Association, Young Lawyer Division Volunteer of the Year 2014
  • Young Professionals of Chattanooga, Public Service Award Nominee 2015
  • Tennessee Bar Association Young Lawyers Division, Star of the Quarter 2015, 2016, and 2017
  • Tennessee Bar Association Young Lawyers Division, President’s Special Recognition Award 2017
  • Mid-South Super Lawyers Rising Star 2017

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • South East Tennessee Lawyers Association for Women, President 2015
  • Memphis Immigration Advocates, Board Chair 2015-2016
  • La Paz of Chattanooga, Board Secretary 2014-2016
  • La Paz of Chattanooga, Latino Leadership Awards Co-Chair 2017
  • Chattanooga Bar Association Young Lawyers Division, President 2017
  • Tennessee Bar Association, Public Education Committee Member 2016-2017
  • Tennessee Bar Association Young Lawyers Division, East Tennessee Governor 2017-2018
  • American Immigration Lawyers Association Midsouth Chapter, Vice Chair 2017-2018
  • American Immigration Lawyers Association, Member
  • Chattanooga Bar Association, Member
  • Tennessee Bar Association, Member

Languages

  • Spanish

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