Thomas Vanasse is a litigator at the Law Office of Thomas W. Vanasse, PLLC, in New York City. He represents clients in complex immigration cases before USCIS, Immigration Court, and Federal Court. He speaks frequently about immigration topics at national and local American Immigration Lawyers Association conferences. He is the former co-chair of the NY District Director Liaison Committee. Mr. Vanasse has worked for a corporate immigration law firm, for a non-profit immigration legal services organization, and as an Asylum Officer for the United States Department of Justice where he adjudicated asylum and refugee claims for six years at the New York Asylum Office.