Nov. 28, 2017


ALBANY, N.Y. (November 28, 2017) – Whiteman Osterman & Hanna LLP, the Capital Region’s largest law firm, announces a new immigration attorney:  Cianna Freeman-Tolbert. 

Ms. Freeman-Tolbert joins Whiteman Osterman & Hanna’s Immigration Practice Group.  Her practice will focus on immigration litigation including removal and deportation defense.  Ms. Freeman-Tolbert brings a wealth of experience in immigration court proceedings and immigration litigation.  Prior to joining the Firm, Ms. Freeman-Tolbert focused her work on complex immigration litigation matters involving criminal convictions and previous immigration violations, as well as immigration enforcement-related issues including bonds, stays of removal and other alternatives to detention. 

Cianna Freeman-Tolbert received her J.D. from Georgetown University Law Center and her B.A. in Political Science and Anthropology from the University of Michigan.  Ms. Freeman-Tolbert is admitted to practice in New York State, Georgia and Texas.  Additionally, Ms. Freeman-Tolbert is a member of the Capital District Women’s Bar Association as well as the American Immigration Lawyers Association.