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Maria Fuster Glinsmann

About Me

I have worked for over 22 years helping 1) businesses manage the challenge that immigration compliance presents to human resources management and 2) helping individuals navigate the complex and lengthy immigration process. I consider my proactive approach to client matters to be my distinctive trademark.


- Work permits and visas for executives, professionals, and their family members i.e. H1B, L1, J1, Labor Certification

- U.S. employment-based, business, trainee, and investor nonimmigrant visas and immigrant employment-based residency cases

- Complex U.S. Citizenship

- Extreme Hardship Waivers




Languages Spoken: Spanish, French

Practice Areas


  1. Immigration: 100%



Fixed (Sometimes)

Payment Types:

Cash, Check, Credit Card

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Contact Info

Glinsmann & Glinsmann, Chartered

12 Russell Avenue
Gaithersburg, MD, 20877-2912


DCActive 199605/25/2015

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo Contributions
Legal Answers
Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Outstanding Section Chair - ImmigrationBar Association of Montgomery County2001
Work Experience
TitleCompany NameDuration
General CounselInternational Data Products, Corp.1993 - 1995
Association NamePosition NameDuration
Bar Association of Montgomery CountyImmigration Section Chair2000 - 2001
American Immigration Lawyers AssociationMember1995 - Present
Bar Association of Montgomery CountyMemberN/A
Publication NameTitleDate
Immigration & Nationality Law Handbook, 2009-2010 Ed.Practical Guide to Dual Representation and Advance Conflict Waivers for the Immigration Practitioners2009
Immigration & Nationality Law Handbook, 2008—09 Ed. (June 2008)Keeping Your Clients Without Losing Your License2008
School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
Georgetown University Law CenterLawJD - Juris Doctor1993
University of MarylandN/ABS - Bachelor of Science1990
Speaking Engagements
Conference NameTitleDate
Continuing Legal Education SeminarImmigration Visas for Battered Spouses, Victims of Violence and Witnesses2011
AILA Annual ConferenceEthics in Employment Based Immigration2009
Immigration Law: Basics and MoreNaturalization and Atuomatic Acquisition of US Citizenship2008
AILA Annual Conference in Vancouver, BCBusiness Ethics2008
Law School for the PublicNew Developments in Immigration Law2001