Christine D. Mehfoud

Christine Mehfoud's practice focuses primarily on representing businesses responding to administrative, civil and criminal investigations. She has substantial experience conducting internal investigations, representing clients in agency investigations and defending clients facing federal and state criminal and civil litigation. She has represented clients facing investigations by various state and federal government agencies, including the U.S. Department of Justice, the Department of Homeland Security, the Department of Commerce, the Department of State and the Environmental Protection Agency. Christine has advised businesses facing civil and criminal investigations on a wide variety of matters such as alleged violations of immigration law, environmental crimes, healthcare fraud, mortgage fraud, financial fraud, and theft of trade secrets.

Christine has particular experience advising employers regarding immigration compliance and defending employers facing immigration-related enforcement.  She regularly advises employers regarding their obligations to verify their employee's identity and work authorization, conducts Form I-9 training and auditing, develops immigration compliance policies and procedures, analyzes E-Verify requirements and conducts E-Verify training and auditing.  Christine also defends employers facing ICE Form I-9 Notices of Inspection and DOJ discrimination investigations. 

Areas of Practice

Contact Christine D. Mehfoud

Contact Christine D. Mehfoud

Spotts Fain
411 East Franklin Street
Suite 600
Richmond, Virginia  23219
Phone: (804) 697-2079
Fax: (804) 697-2179


Service Area

Statewide service provider in:
  • Virginia