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Amy Amanda Morilla
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Amy Amanda Morilla

also known as Amy Morilla Miller

Practice areas:

Immigration, Family

About Me

Attorney Morilla, is an attorney licensed in the States of Connecticut and New Jersey and their U.S. District Courts, respectively. Attorney Morilla is fluent in the Spanish language and has knowledge of Portuguese and French.

Attorney Morilla is dedicated to representing the immigrant community in affirmative petitions with U.S. Citizenship & Immigration Services, as well as providing representation for clients in deportation proceedings before the U.S. Immigration Court. Attorney Morilla has also represented many detained clients in bond proceedings and successfully argued for Stays of Deportation on humanitarian grounds.
Apart from her professional experiences and employment, Attorney Morilla also served as an intern at the Fairfield County Judicial Courthouse in Bridgeport, Connecticut. Attorney Morilla is actively involved in the Connecticut Bar Association, Fairfield County Bar Association, Bridgeport Bar Association and its Young Lawyers Section. Additionally, she is actively involved in a number of community-based endeavors as a member of and Advisor to the Latino Advocacy Foundation of Fairfield County (LA.F.F.).

Attorney Morilla earned her Juris Doctor from Rutgers University School of Law in Newark, New Jersey, where she was a Homer T. Bass Public Law Fellow, served as the Coordinator for the Law School's Pro Bono Program and Treasurer for the Hispanic Student Association. She earned her Bachelor's degree from New York University with High Honors in Latin American Studies and Spanish Literature.

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Languages Spoken: Spanish

Practice Areas

Licensed since 2010

  1. Immigration: 75%
  2. Family: 25%

Payment

Payment Types:

Cash, Check, Credit Card

Attorney Endorsements

11 total 

  • Ryan Miller

    I endorse this lawyer's work. I refer all of my immigration matters to Attorney Morilla and do so with great confidence. She is aggresive, creative, and professional in her legal approach. She treats each client with a personal touch and is fully equipped to handle not only immigration law, but all other areas of the law as well. She is able to speak numerous languages which adds to her invaluable skill set. I will fully recommend Attorney Morilla to handle your legal needs.

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    Ryan Miller Personal Injury Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

  • Max L Rosenberg

    I endorse this lawyer. She has an unparalleled work ethic and strong moral and ethical fiber as well. She is confident and innovative, ambitious and compassionate. She has a sense of class and poise that is often ignored in this profession. I am very sure that she will continue to impress and wow the legal field as she progresses in her career.

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    Max Rosenberg Bankruptcy & Debt Attorney
    Relationship: Supervised lawyer

Contact Info

Rosenberg & Press, LLC

2051 Main Street
Stratford, CT, 06615

Resume

License
StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
NJActive201001/05/2011
CTActive201005/15/2015

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
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Work Experience
TitleCompany NameDuration
Summer AssociateBressler, Amery & Ross, P.C.2009 - 2009
Summer AssociatePrudential Financial2008 - 2008
Legal AssistantGarcia & Kricko, Esqs.2004 - 2007

Associations
Association NamePosition NameDuration
New Haven County Bar AssociationMember2011 - Present
Bridgeport Bar AssociationMember2011 - Present
American Bar AssociationMember2007 - Present

Legal Cases
Case NameOutcome
Child Support EnforcementEducational support order may be entered for a post majority child where educational support was not ordered at the time of the foreign divorce and jurisdiction not preserved or waived.

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Publications
Publication NameTitleDate
28 Georgetown Immigration Law Journal #1 (2014)The Law and Economics of Family Unification2013

Education
School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
Rutgers University School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor2010
New York UniversityLatin American StudiesBA - Bachelor of Arts2007

Speaking Engagements
Conference NameTitleDate
La Ley del PerdonI-601 Waivers2013
La Ley de los EstudiantesDREAM Act2012
Que hacer cuando se encuentra en procedimientos de deportacionICE Detainers and Removal2011