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About me

  • Qualified Solicitor in England and Wales (not practising) 

  • Admitted to the U.S. District Court for the District of Columbia and the Supreme Court of the United States.


Languages spoken: Portuguese, Spanish

Practice areas


  1. Litigation: 70%
  2. Immigration: 30%


Payment types:

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Contact info


4800 Hampden Lane
Bethesda, MD, 20814


DCActive 200211/29/2015
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo contributions
Legal answers
Award nameGrantorDate granted
Rising StarsMaryland Super Lawyers2012
William T. Blews Pro Bono Service AwardStetson University College of LawN/A
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
Managing MemberBAKKER DELACRUZ LLC2007 - Present
AssociateThomas H. Queen & Associates2002 - 2007
Association namePosition nameDuration
Hispanic Bar Association of DC FoundationBoard of Directors2013 - 2014
Hispanic Bar Association of D. C.President2012 - 2013
American Immigration Lawyers AssociationMember2010 - 2012
American Immigration Lawyers Association (Washington D.C. chapter)Liaison to DC Bar2010 - 2012
Hispanic Bar Association of the District of ColumbiaBoard of Directors2009 - 2014
E-Discovery Committee, DC Bar Litigation SectionMember2009 - Present
Maryland Hispanic Bar AssociationBoard of Directors2009 - 2013
DC Bar - Litigation SectionMember2009 - Present
Hispanic Bar Association of the District of ColumbiaVice President - External Affairs2009 - 2011
Hispanic Bar Association of the District of ColumbiaChair, Communications Committee2006 - 2008
Legal cases
Case nameOutcome
Republic of The GambiaN/A
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Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
Hispanic National Bar AssociationPanelist, Beyond Sanctions: Preventing and Solving Current Challenges in E-discovery2014
17th Annual Hispanic Law ConferencePanelist, The Effect of Current Immigration Policies on the Hispanic Community2014
Hispanic National Bar AssociationPanelist, What’s New, What’s Hot, and Where Is It Going – An Update on Everything You Need to Know About E-discovery Right Now2012
District of Columbia BarFaculty, Essential Checklist for E-discovery CLE2012