Navketan Kaur Desai focuses on Immigration Law, representing clients in areas of family-based immigration, employment-based immigration, naturalization, citizenship, and all types of non-immigrant visas. She also has experience in domestic and family law matters, as well as wills, estates, and probate matters.
Navketan immigrated from India to the United States at the age of ten with her family. Learning English as a third language, Navketan is also fluent in Hindi, Punjabi, and Urdu. She holds a Juris Doctorate from the University of Mississippi School of Law. She also received her Bachelor’s degree in Political Science and Psychology from the University of Mississippi. Prior to establishing her own practice, Navketan worked at a well-known metro-area law firm where she practiced in the areas of civil litigation and family law. She has also served as “in-house” counsel for development and construction companies. While in law school, Navketan clerked for MS Supreme Court Justice David Chandler and interned at the Office of the Attorney General for the State of Mississippi in the executive and civil departments.
Navketan is a member of the American Immigration Lawyers Association (AILA), American Bar Association, Mississippi Bar Association, Capital Area Bar Association, Rankin County Bar Association, and Jackson Young Lawyers.
Navketan currently resides in Ridgeland, MS with her husband and German Shepherd, is an avid Ole Miss football fan, and enjoys traveling to new countries whenever time permits.