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Reina is a bilingual Japanese attorney with 10 years of experience exclusively in US immigration and nationality law.

Reina currently serves as Managing Attorney of Reina Boaz Law, PLLC, a full service boutique law firm. Previously, Reina practiced at Fragomen, Del Rey, Bernsen & Loewy LLP, the nations’ largest immigration law firm. As a member of the Japan Practice Group, she provided strategic consultation and guidance to Japanese corporations on various matters of U.S. immigration and nationality law. She advised multinational corporations on immigration consequences of corporate mergers and acquisitions, implemented strategic solutions to achieve immigration compliance, and assisted start-ups to establish their U.S. operations. Her clients included leading Japanese corporations in the automotive, telecommunications, semiconductor, electronics, media, financial services, insurance and pharmaceutical industries.

Prior to joining Fragomen, Reina spent five years at Sindell Law Offices, P.C., a boutique immigration law firm and handled immigration matters for Japanese corporations and individuals. She helped renowned entrepreneurs, musicians, artists, and restaurateurs with complex immigration and business formation issues.

Reina was born and raised in Tokyo, to an Indian entrepreneur father and a Japanese mother. After attending Nishimachi International School (NIS) and The American School in Japan (ASIJ) in Tokyo, she pursued her studies in the United States and obtained a B.A. cum laude in Economics from New York University (NYU), and a J.D. from the Fordham University School of Law.

Reina is fluent in Japanese and English. She is admitted to practice law in New York .


Languages spoken: Japanese

Practice areas


  1. Immigration: 80%
    4 years
  2. Corporate: 20%
    4 years



Fixed (always)

Payment types:

Cash, Check, Credit card

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  • Corey T. Lee

    I have consulted Reina on various business immigration issues, from the E1, E2 to the L1 and H1B visas. She is highly knowledgeable about law, procedure, and the nuances between the various visa options. I highly recommend her.


    Corey Lee Immigration Attorney
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  • Tsui H. Yee

    Reina is a highly skilled, dedicated, and passionate attorney who is well-versed in many aspects of immigration law, particularly in employment-based immigration matters. She is a trusted colleague and resource with whom I have worked on previous matters.


    Tsui Yee Immigration Attorney
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Contact info

Reina Boaz Law, PLLC

225 Broadway.
Suite 3005
New York, NY, 10007


NYCurrently registered 200903/13/2015
NJResigned Without Prejudice200809/10/2015
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
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Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
Managing AttorneyReina Boaz Law, PLLC2010 - Present
Associate, Japan Practice GroupFragomen, Del Rey, Bernsen & Loewy2007 - 2010
Senior Immigration Specialist / ParalegalSindell Law Offices, P.C.2002 - 2007
Association namePosition nameDuration
Japanese American AssociationN/AN/A
American Immigration Lawyers AssociationN/AN/A
Publication nameTitleDate
NY JapionQ&A on H-1B Visa2011
New York TimesFor Haitians in the U.S. Illegally, Some Help2010
Weekly BIZFlexible Legal Solutions in Japanese2010
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
Fordham University School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor2008
New York UniversityEconomicsBA - Bachelor of Arts2002