Leigh Cole is an attorney and director with Dinse (pronounced din'-see) in Burlington, Vermont where she chairs the Immigration practice group. Dinse is a comprehensive law firm with a focus on higher education clients. She also serves as Immigration Counsel to Hirschfeld Kraemer LLP with offices in San Francisco and Santa Monica, California. She earned a BA in Government from Cornell University and a JD from Albany Law School of Union University. She currently serves on the board of the National Association of College and University Attorneys. She is a Senior Editor of the Immigration & Nationality Law Handbook published annually by the American Immigration Lawyers Association. She also serves on the board and is immediate past board chair of the Vermont Council on World Affairs.