Also known as Kanya Sanders, Katie Devasukanya Sanders

Katie D.T. Sanders

Katie D.T. Sanders

Immigration Attorney
Rockville, MD




No Misconduct


English , Tamil

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275 questions answered.

About Me

I represent clients from all over the U.S. and overseas on matters relating to U.S. Immigration. I assist a broad range of businesses from small start up enterprises to large multinational corporations, educational institutions, hospitals andnon-profit entities including religious institutions in the temporary employment of foreign personnel as well as in permanent residence sponsorship. I...

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Payments & Fees

Payment Types

Cash, Check, Credit Card


Fixed (Always)

Client Reviews

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Excellent service: warm and cordial, very knowledgeable-- With Ms. Sanders you are in good hands

Posted by: a Immigration client about 3 years ago.

As an international medical graduate (IMG); I have had to use immigration lawyers’ services for a while now. When my lawyer’s office told me that the...

Tammy Ortiz- Granados

Posted by: Tammy about 3 years ago.

Kanya was great she was knowledgeable ,honest and compassionate. She was always up front with everything so we were not suprised by anything.I...
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Showing 2 of 6 peer endorsements

Elliot M.S. Yi
Elliot Yi

Lake Oswego, OR

Over 2 years ago

Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

I endorse this lawyer.
Suzanne Benvenuto Simpson
Suzanne Simpson
About 3 years ago

Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Katie gave some very thoughtful advise to one of my clients concerning an immigration matter. She is articulate, smart and caring. I would be...
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1993 License Status: Active for the state of Pennsylvania.
Last updated by Avvo: 04/24/2015
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.

Work Experience

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2014 – present

Murthy Law Firm


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1993 JD/MA in International Law or Organizations

American University, Washington College of Law


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2011 Outstanding Committee Chair (2010-2011)

American Immigration Lawyers Association (Washington DC Chapter)


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2001- present Member

American Immigration Lawyers Association

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Showing 2 of 4 publications

1996 Refugees and Internally Displaced Persons

A Global Agenda, Issues Before the 51st United Nations General Assembly

1995 Minority Rights

Sri Lanka: State of Human Rights

Speaking Engagements

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2008 Current Issues in U.S. Immigration

at AUW Annual Meeting

2007 Current Issues in U.S. Immigration

at Current Issues in U.S. Immigration

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