Admitted to the Texas Bar since 2006
Jeannette Golubovic is licensed to practice law in Texas. She attained a dual Bachelors of Arts degree from the University of Texas at Austin in 2002 for History and English Literature, with a minor in physics. She was also awarded a Certificate of Business Foundations from the UT McCombs School of Business. Ms. Golubovic earned her Juris Doctorate from the University of Tulsa College of Law in 2005 with a specialization in International Economic and International Comparative Law. In 2007 she was awarded an LL.M from the University of Houston Law Center in Energy, Environment, & Natural Resources law.
While at the University of Tulsa College of Law, Ms. Golubovic was a member of the Tulsa Law Review. She served as the President of the International Law Students’ Association and was recognized for her international service with an Award in Service from the TU International and Comparative Law Center. Ms. Golubovic also worked as a Research Assistant for the Dean of the law school, concentrating heavily on U.S. constitutional law issues. She was recognized for her work in the following publications:
- Martin H. Belsky, Locke v. Davey: States’ Rights Meets the New Establishment Clause, TULSA L. REV. 279 (2004).
- Martin H. Belsky, A Practical and Pragmatic Approach to Freedom of Conscience, U. COLO. L. REV. 1057 (2005).
- MARTIN H. BELSKY & JOSEPH BESSLER-NORTHCUTT, LAW AND THEOLOGY xiii (Carolina Academic Press 2005).
Prior to joining Norris & Golubovic, Ms. Golubovic took part in the Institut Universitaire des Hautes Etudes Internationales in Geneva, Switzerland where she attended delegation sessions at the United Nations, actively interviewing dignitaries from around the world for support on the working group sessions for the ILO’s Convention 169 Concerning rights of indigenous populations and the Working Group’s Draft Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples. She also trained at the World Trade Organization in Geneva, on world economics and trade development. After attending the Catholic University of Louvain in Belgium, Ms. Golubovic collaborated within the European Union, in Brussels, Belgium, on EU issues in Immigration & Asylum, Justice & Security, & Trade and Expansion.
In 2007, Ms. Golubovic joined an internationally recognized immigration firm in Houston, TX, working with the firm to create and manage their Austin, TX branch office and a team of attorneys and interns in the Houston, TX office. While there, Ms. Golubovic frequently represented a wide variety of foreign nationals and corporations from around the world in different industries and ranging from artists, dancers and athletes to scientists, computer programmers, and many more.
Her practice today focuses on immigration and corporate law. Her immigration practice includes visa categories: B1/B2, H-1, H2, K-1, K-3, E-1, E-2, E-3, E-5, TN, J-1, L-1, O-1, R-1 and also the areas of Consular Processing, Derivative Filings, Affirmative Asylum, Adjustment of Status (family and employment based), naturalization, Refugee Admissions, Writ of Mandamus, Appeals, RFEs, deportation, and I-9 compliance.
Ms. Golubovic is fluent in English and Mandarin Chinese, proficient in French, and has conversational capabilities in Serbian.