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Mazen M. Sukkar

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Languages spoken: English, Spanish, Arabic, French, Portuguese

Practice areas


  1. Immigration: 100%



Fixed (always)

Payment types:

Cash, Check, Credit card

Attorney endorsements

7 total 

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    This is written in support of my wholehearted endorsement of Mazen M. Sukkar. I have known Mazen for the past few years and he epitomizes the virtue of integrity, honesty, high moral standards, independence, dignity, open mindedness and impartiality. As an attorney, Mazen has consistently demonstrated the essential ingredients of professionalism, character, competence and commitment towards his clients and this profession.


    Herman Russomanno General Practice Attorney
    Relationship: Worked together on matter

  • Charles H Kuck

    Mazen is a terrific lawyer, a zealous advocate, and terrific person. I strongly recommend him for your immigration needs.


    Charles Kuck Immigration Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Contact info

Sukkar & Associates

6067 Hollywood Blvd. Suite 360
Hollywood, FL, 33024-7988


FLMember in Good Standing198709/08/2015
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo contributions
Legal answers
Award nameGrantorDate granted
Super Lawyer Top Rated Lawyers in FloridaSuper Lawyers2013
Super LawyerSuper Lawyers2012
Super LawyerSuper Lawyers2011
Super LawyerSuper Lawyers2010
Super LawyerSuper Lawyers2009
Super LawyerSuper Lawyers2008
Super LawyerSuper Lawyers2007
Super LawyerSuper Lawyers2006
Program Chair 19th Annual Immigration Law UpdateThe Florida Bar1998
In recognition of devotion, contributions & effortsAILA South Florida Chapter1998
Martindale-Hubbell Law Directory's Highest Accolade: an AV ratinMartindale-Hubbell1997
Outstanding Service as PresidentAILA South Florida Capter1995
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
Lawyer, ownerMazen M. Sukkar, PA1987 - Present
Association namePosition nameDuration
Broward County Police Chief AssociationHonorary Member2006 - Present
US District Court South District of FloridaMember2004 - Present
US Court of Appeals 11th CircuitMember2004 - Present
Division of Motor Vehicle, Florida Highway SafetyCo-Chair Driver License Liaison Committee2004 - 2008
Association of Trial Lawyers of AmericaMember2004 - Present
Division of Motor Vehicles, FL Highway Safety/AILAChair, S. FL Driver License Liaison Committee2002 - 2004
American Immigration Lawyers AssociationBoard of Governors1998 - 1999
INS Texas Service Center Liaison Committee/AILA NationalCo-Chair1997 - 1998
EOIR Liaison Committe/AILA NationalVice-Chair1995 - 1996
American Immigration Lawyers AssociationBoard of Governors1994 - 1995
American Immigration Lawyers Association, South Florida ChapterPresident1994 - 1995
American Immigration Lawyers Association, South Florida ChapterMember1994 - Present
American Immigration Lawyers AssociationBoard of Directors1989 - Present
American Immigration Lawyers AssociationMember1988 - Present
Supreme Court of the State of FloridaMember1987 - Present
American Bar AssociationMember1987 - Present
Florida Bar AssociationMember1987 - Present
Broward County Crime CommissionMember/Director1982 - Present
American Civil Liberties UnionMemberN/A
Legal cases
Case nameOutcome
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Publication nameTitleDate
Sun-SentinelICE Misuses Fugitive Team, Advocates Say-Immigration Net is Said to Snare Innocent People2009
The Miami HeraldExcerpt, Immigration Crackdown2007
The Miami HeraldExcerpt, Recent Enforcement Measures are Spreading Fear Among Immigrants but May Not Raise Deportations2007
The Miami HeraldExcerpt, S-U-E for the U.S.A.2006
Sun-SentinelExcerpt, Iraqis Defy Threats, Flock to Poll Sites-Attacks Kill Several Dozen But Voters in Capital Unfazed2005
The Miami HeraldExcerpt, Task Force Targets Possible Terrorists2004
Palm Beach PostExcerpt, Judge's Border Patrol Reports Critized2004
Sun-SentinelExcerpt, Euphoria Wanes for Iraqis in S. Florida-Postwar Chaos Fuel Their Fears About Relatives2003
South Florida Sun-SentinelExcerpt, South Floridians divided on Battle for Driver's License2003
The Miami HeraldExcerpt, Foreign Students, Visitors Cite New Troubles2002
The Herald BrowardExcerpt, INS Hold Up Granting US Citizenship2002
Sun-SentinelExcerpt, Registration Alert Worries Foreign Citizens in S. Florida-Men from 17 Muslim Nationa, N Korea Must Report to INS2002
Sun-SentinelExcerpt, Fear of Detention Haunts South Florida Muslims2002
Sun-SentinelExcerpt, Rules Eased for Foreign Drivers - Non-Citizen Can Apply for License at Any Bureau2002
Sun-SentinelExcerpt, Immigrants run into Licensing Roadblocks2002
American Immigration Lawyers Association (AILA)The New H-1B, Editor, Central Florida Chapter1998
American Immigration Lawyers Association (AILA)Marriage Fraud Amendments of 1986, Co-author Natl Ann Conf1996
American Immigration Lawyers Association (AILA)Vehicle Seizure & Forfeiture Under the INS Regulations, Natl Ann Conf1995
The Florida Bar Continuing Legal Education SeminarMarriage Fraud Adjustment1991
The Florida Bar Continuing Legal Education SeminarCitizenship and Naturalization1991
AlmanberMonthly Questions and Answers from the communityN/A
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
Nova Southeastern University - Shepard Broad Law CenterLawJD - Juris DoctorN/A
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
American Immigration Lawyers Association Central Florida ChapterThe New H-1B and Alternatives1998
American Immigration Lawyers Association Central Florida ChapterMaintaining Status & Lawful Presence1997
American Immigration Lawyers Association National Basic SeminarAdjustment of Status1996
American Immigration Lawyers Association National Annual ConferenceMarriage Fraud Amendments of 1986, Conditional Residents, Joint Petitions, Waivers, Permanent Residency1996
American Immmigration Lawyers Association National Annual ConferenceVehicle Seizure and Forfeiture Under the Immigration and Naturalization Service Regulations1995