Zjantelle Cammisa Markel


Zjantelle Cammisa Markel is the founder and principal attorney of Cammisa Markel, a distinguished immigration law firm based in New York City. Founded in 2003, Cammisa Markel has established a reputation for assisting both organisations and private individuals from all corners of the world in navigating the complexities of U.S. immigration law. 

Originally hailing from Adelaide, South Australia, Zjantelle’s personal journey to the United States in 2000, which began as a brief visit, evolved into a new life chapter. Now firmly established in New York with her husband, four children, and a beloved Bernedoodle, she has made helping others achieve their American dreams her passion as well as her work. With her hands-on experience in the U.S. immigration process, having held various visas before becoming a U.S. citizen, Zjantelle is dedicated to delivering top-notch legal services with a strong emphasis on personalised care, ensuring her clients feel secure throughout the often nerve-wracking immigration process.

Zjantelle’s extensive legal career has spanned major international cities, including Sydney, London, Rome, and New York. Her vast experience provides her with a unique understanding of European, Australian, and American culture, laws, and business practices. Her specialisation in processing E-3 visas has made her particularly popular among Australian clientele. Recognised by her peers as a “Super Lawyer” for the New York Metro area since 2013, Zjantelle’s expertise and dedication have solidified her as one of the top female lawyers in New York City. With her firm’s focus on taking only the right cases and delivering exceptional service, Zjantelle continues to excel in the field of immigration law.