Melani Koullapis

Senior Associate, Fragomen

Area of expertise

Business immigration, Employer sponsored temporary, provisional and permanent residency, Immigration compliance, Global companies and workforces


Graduate Certificate in Migration Law and Practice (2008), Australian National University, Bachelor of Social Science and Policy (History)(2004), The University of New South Wales, Registered Migration Agent (MARN 0853523)

About Melani

Melani is a Senior Associate based in our Sydney office. She is a registered migration agent with nine years of experience in Australian immigration law, and a focus on providing immigration advice and assistance to individuals and businesses globally.

Whilst her business clients operate across a variety of sectors, her main industries and areas of expertise are in Engineering, Oil & Gas, Energy, Mining, Construction, Healthcare and ICT.

Melani has assisted corporate and individual clients with a wide range of visa applications including temporary business visas, short term business visit visas, employer nominated permanent residence and independent migration.

Melani excels in providing detailed, strategic advice and education to businesses with global workforces, with a particular focus on immigration compliance matters and business sponsorship obligations. Melani brings together a range of immigration experience, analytical skills, knowledge and understanding of her clients to solve complex immigration issues and provide solutions.