A. Renee Pobjecky is a partner in the law firm of Pobjecky & Pobjecky, LLP, in WinterHaven, Florida, where she focuses her practice on a variety of immigration issues and represents immigrants before the Immigration Courts in Orlando and Miami.
She is a graduate of the University of Central Florida with a Bachelor’s of Arts degree in Political Science and minors in English and Business Administration. In 2001, she received her juris doctorate from Baylor University School of Law.
Mrs. Pobjecky is a member of the International Section of the American Bar Association and is active in the Winter Haven Women’s Bar Association. She currently serves on theBoard of Director’s for the Polk County Florida Rural Legal Services and was a 2006 and 2008 recipient of the Pro Bono Attorney Outstanding Participation Award from Florida Rural Legal Services and the Lakeland Bar Association.
She has been a guest speaker at the 2008 annual conference for the Central Florida Chapter of the American Immigration Lawyers Association and a judge at the 2009 International Jessup Moot Court Competition.
Mrs. Pobjecky has been appointed by the Florida Supreme Court to serve a three-year term on the Florida Bar Standing Committee on the Unlicensed Practice of Law.
She is licensed to practice law in Florida and Texas.
Languages Spoken: Spanish
Licensed since 2002
|FL||Member in Good Standing||2002||05/07/2015|
|TX||Eligible To Practice In Texas||2002||05/24/2015|
|Award Name||Grantor||Date Granted|
|Rising Star in the Practice of Immigration Law||Super Lawyers||2014|
|Pro Bono Participation||Lakeland Bar Association & Florida Rural Legal Services||2009|
|Pro Bono Participation||Lakeland Bar Association & Florida Rural Legal Services||2008|
|Pro Bono Participation||Lakeland Bar Association & Florida Rural Legal Services||2007|
|Partner||Pobjecky & Pobjecky, LLP||2001 - Present|
|Association Name||Position Name||Duration|
|American Immigration Lawyers Association||Chapter Chair||2015 - Present|
|American Immigration Lawyers Association (Central Florida chapter)||Executive Vice Chair||2013 - 2015|
|Hillsborough County Bar Association||Immigration Law Committee||2012 - 2014|
|American Immigration Lawyers Association (Central Florida chapter)||Secretary||2011 - 2013|
|Florida Bar, International Law Section||N/A||2011 - Present|
|Florida Bar, Unlicensed Practice of Law Committee||N/A||2010 - 2014|
|American Immigration Lawyers Association||N/A||2006 - Present|
|State Bar of Texas||Member||2002 - Present|
|Florida Bar Association||Member||2002 - Present|
|American Bar Association - International Section||N/A||2001 - Present|
|Winter Haven Women's Bar Association||N/A||2001 - Present|
|Immigration Practice Pointers (AILA)||Redefining The Standards of Hardship Waivers||2013|
|International Law Quarterly - The Florida Bar||Mexico - World Round-up Series||2013|
|AILA New Member Division Newsletter||Centralized Filing of I-601 Waivers for Unlawful Presence||2012|
|Hillsborough County Bar Association||THE I-601 WAIVER FOR UNLAWFUL PRESENCE||2012|
|The World Justice Project - Rule of Law Index||Contributing Expert||2011|
|AILA Immigration Practice News||Broaden Your Practice Area With the U Visa||2011|
|Talk Show Host||The Immigration Hour||2010|
|University of Central Florida||Political Science||Bachelor of Arts||N/A|
|Baylor University School of Law||Law||JD - Juris Doctor||N/A|
|AILA Annual Conference||I-601/I-601A Immigrant Waivers||2015|
|Annual Conference||My Client Qualifies for an Immigrant Visa Waiver, Now What?||2014|
|Annual Conference||Redefining The Standards of Hardship Waivers||2013|
|Hillsborough County Bar Association||I-601 Hardship Waivers||2012|
|Know Your Rights||Immigration Law||2011|
|Hot Topics In Immigration Law||Immigration Law||2011|
|Imigracion||Know Your Rights - Immigration law||2010|
|General Meeting||Immigration Law||2010|
|Pathways to Employment||International Law||2008|