Alena Shautsova

Alena Shautsova

Immigration Attorney
Brooklyn, NY




No Misconduct


Russian , English , Spanish , Mandarin , Belarusian

Answers and Advice

3597 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


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

Client Reviews

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A tenacious fighter behind an angel's smile

Posted by: a Employment client almost 3 years ago.

Alena Shautsova is one of the smartest toughest lawyers I have ever dealt with. She is very pretty but don't let that fool you, cause man is she a...

My Sisiter Got Her Green Card!

Posted by: a Appeals client over 2 years 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...
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Peter John Marek
Peter Marek

Stockton, CA

16 days ago

Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

7 years of immigration practice is experienced. Knowledge of both immigration law and procedure is excellent and evident in her pro bono...
Renata Weissman
Renata Weissman

Brooklyn, NY

19 days ago

Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Amazing attorney. Cares about her clients, and gets results. I endorse this lawyer.
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2008 License Status: Currently registered for the state of New York.
Last updated by Avvo: 06/16/2014
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


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2006 LLM in Law

Case Western Reserve University School of Law


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2006 Cali Award for Business Associations

The Center for Computer-Assisted Legal Instruction


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2012- present Member

American Immigration Lawyers Association

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Showing 2 of 13 publications

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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2014 Marketing For Young Attorneys


2013 Bridging the Gap

at NYSBA Annual Meeting

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