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Norma Lorenzo graduated Cum Laude from Florida International University College of Law in 2005.  Prior to that she recieved her B.S. degree in Chemistry from Barry University in Miami Shores in 1998 and her  M.S. degree in Forensic Science from Florida International University in 2002.  Ms. Lorenzo was Editor-in-Chief of the FIU Law Review and recieved the Publication and Excellence Award in 2005 for her services. She made Dean's List for her excellent scholarship throughout her years in law school and recieved top paper awards in several classes.  She is admitted into the Florida Bar and is a member of  AILA (American Immigration Law Association).  She has several years of experience dealing in a variety of complex immigration cases including but not limited to National Interest Waivers, Research/Professor Greencard (EB-1), Executive Greencards (EB-1) and various non-immigrant visas.  She represents many large companies and is responsible for  their immgration needs.  Ms. Lorenzo also represents clients facing deportation orders and those in need of bonds before the immigration court.  Ms. Lorenzo has worked for various firms both situated in Miami and Connecticut and has served as in house cousel for an employee mobility company where she did not only in bound immigration visas but also out bound visas for countries including but not limited to Spain, Colombia, Venezuela and Argentina.  Ms. Lorenzo is now the Managing Partner at the Hermanni Law Group.  The Hermanni Law Group is a full service boutique sized (7 attorney big) national immigration law firm which represents clients across the US.  Additionally, she authored a bi-weekly immigration column in a spanish Connecticut newspaper entitled La Identidad and is currently featured on Thursday from 11 am to noon on Caracol Radio where she addresses hot immigration issues on a weekly basis.


Languages spoken: Spanish

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Practice areas


  1. Immigration: 100%



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  • Brandy Christie Gonzalez-Abreu

    I endorse this lawyer. Norma is an energetic, positive and knowledgeable attorney who is an expert in her field. She is a joy to work with!


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  • Shawn D. Meade

    Norma is a well known immigration attorney who works diligently and vigorously on each one of his case. She is honest, smart, hardworking. I strongly recommend her.


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Contact info

Norma Lorenzo

2655 Le Jeune Road.
Suite 800
Coral Gables, FL, 33134


FLMember in Good Standing200501/11/2016
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo contributions
Legal answers
Award nameGrantorDate granted
Super Lawyer Rising StarSuperLawyers2016
Excellence in Research and PublishingFIU College of Law2005
Book Award for Florida Constitutional LawFIU College of Law2004
Book Award in Family LawFIU College of Law2004
Deans ScholarshipFIU College of Law2003
Book Award in LSVFIU College of Law2002
Best TA AwardFIU Graduate School2001
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
Adjunct ProfessorFIU College of Law2015 - Present
Managing PartnerHermanni Law Group2011 - Present
In House Immigration CounselEMS2010 - 2011
Associate Immigration AttorneyThe Law Office Of Wayne E. Chapple, LLC2006 - 2010
Immigration AttorneyMontiel Davis & Fonte, PA2005 - 2006
Editor In Chief of Law ReviewFIU Law Review2004 - 2005
Legal Intern to Judge ShepardThird D Istrict Court Of Appeal2003 - 2003
Product Liability Research AssistantFIU College of Law2002 - 2004
Teacher AssistantFIU Chemistry Department2000 - 2002
Analytical Chemist Research and DevelopmentAndrx1999 - 2000
ResearcherUniversity of Utah College of Medicine1998 - 1999
Summer ResearcherBaylor College of Medicine Nueroscience Department1997 - 1997
Summer ReseacherStazione Biologica in Naples Italy1996 - 1996
Association namePosition nameDuration
BNIMember2013 - Present
American Immigration Lawyers AssociationMember2006 - Present
Florida BarMember2005 - Present
Legal cases
Case nameOutcome
EB-1C based on JV as qualifying relation for Chinese NationalApproved
E-2 Investor Visa for Venezuelan/Italian National investing in FranchiseApproved
EB-2/NIW for Indian National ResearcherApproved
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Publication nameTitleDate
La Identidad LatinaBiweekly immigration columN/A
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
Florida International University College of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor2005
Florida International UniversityForensic ScienceMS - Master of Science2002
Barry UniversityChemistryBS - Bachelor of Science1998
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
KaplanImmigration Visas for Doctors2013
Caracol Radio ProgramImmigration Issues2013
College of Social WorkImmigration for Social Workers2012