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I will be starting a new job in the US soon. If I tell the company's immigration attorney a professionally embarrassing immigration issue I may face, are they likely to share this information with my new employer?

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    you are not the client in this case – George White Jan 14 at 20:25
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The attorney in question is not your lawyer so attorney-client privilege does not apply.

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If I tell the company's immigration attorney a professionally embarrassing immigration issue I may face, are they likely to share this information with my new employer?

Yes. That is because the attorney has a [fiduciary] duty toward its client (here, the company). Thus, he has the obligation to protect the company's interests or at least warn his client/employer about any risks your situation entails and which may result in (or be in preparation for) subsequent litigation.

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