Alena Shautsova

Alena Shautsova

Immigration Attorney
Brooklyn, NY




No Misconduct


Russian , English , Spanish , Mandarin , Belarusian

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3716 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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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...

Very knowlegeable, helpful and fast!!

Posted by: Lorena over 3 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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Helen Michele Dukhan
Helen Dukhan

Brooklyn, NY


Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

I endorse this lawyer.
Peter John Marek
Peter Marek

Stockton, CA

About 1 month 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...
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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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