Alena Shautsova

Alena Shautsova

Immigration Attorney

Brooklyn, NY

AVVO

RATING

10.0

Call

No Misconduct

Languages

Russian , English , Spanish , Mandarin , Belarusian

Answers and Advice

2945 questions answered.

About Me

I enjoy practicing law and helping people. I believe in justice, and equality. I work hard to help my every client, and to make sure that client knows that he/she is not alone.  I represent clients in Asylum, Deportation and Removal proceedings, Immigration Court, Appeals. I help them with Hardship waivers, green card applications, work and business visas, marriage petitions, work authorization,...

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Practice Areas

Payments & Fees

Payment Types

Cash, Check, Credit Card

Fees

Contingent (25%-40%), Fixed (Sometimes), Hourly ($250-$375/hour), Retainer (Sometimes)

Client Reviews

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My Sisiter Got Her Green Card!

Posted by: a Appeals client over 1 year ago.

My friend recommended Ms. Shautsova when our family lost all hope. My sister's case was denied and our old lawyer did not file the motion to re-open...

Very knowlegeable, helpful and fast!!

Posted by: Lorena over 2 years ago.

My husband and I met with at least three lawyers before a coworker recommended Alena. After 20 minutes into our discussion we both knew we had found...
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Endorsements

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Nathan D McKinney
Nathan McKinney

Colorado Springs, CO

2 days ago

Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

I endorse this lawyer. This is a very intelligent attorney, and willing to help
Kevin P. Landry
Kevin Landry

Providence, RI

8 days ago

Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

I endorse this lawyer. I have reviewed many of Attorney Shautsova's responses to complicated legal matters. Her thoughtful and insightful answers...
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Résumé

License

2008 License Status: Currently registered for the state of New York.
Last updated by Avvo: 08/27/2013
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.

Work Experience

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2008 – present

Law Office of Alena Shautsova

Education

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2006 LLM in Law

Case Western Reserve University School of Law

Awards

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2006 Cali Award for Business Associations

The Center for Computer-Assisted Legal Instruction

Associations

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2008- present Member

New York State Bar Association


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Portfolio

Publications

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2014 Women in the Profession and Professional Women

American Bar Association publication

2013 Annual Meeting Recap

Electronically-in-Touch (NYSBA)

Speaking Engagements

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2013 Bridging the Gap

at NYSBA Annual Meeting

2013 American Bar Association, YLD benefits

at American Bar Association, Young Lawyers Divisiona

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