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Raquel Lee Bellamy

About me

Languages spoken: Spanish, English

Practice areas

Licensed

  1. Immigration: 50%
    5 years
  2. Asylum: 20%
  3. Litigation: 20%
  4. Guardianship: 10%

Payment

Fees:

Hourly ($250-325/hour), contingent (10-30%), Fixed (always), Pro bono (15%)

Payment types:

Cash, Check, Credit card

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  • Karla Marie Campbell

    Raquel is an incredible lawyer. She has experience assisting clients in a wide variety of immigration matters, from deportation defense to affirmative petitions. What sets her apart is her dedication to her clients. She is a true advocate for her clients, and dedicates the time and resources to finding novel solutions for her clients' issues.

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Contact info

BRANSTETTER, STRANCH & JENNINGS PLLC

223 Rosa L. Park Avenue
Suite 200
NASHVILLE, TN, 37203

Resume

License
StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
TNActive201101/08/2016
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo contributions
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Awards
Award nameGrantorDate granted
Top 100 Trial LawyersThe National Trial Lawyers2015
Top 40 Under 40The National Black Lawyers2015
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
AssociateBranstetter, Stranch, and Jennings, PLLC2014 - Present
ExternVolunteer Lawyers and Professionals for the Arts2011 - 2011
Law ClerkFrager Law Firm2011 - 2011
FellowCommunity Legal Center2011 - 2012
Founding AttorneyBellamy Law Group2011 - 2014
Summer AssociateRose Immigration Law Firm2010 - 2010
Summer AssociateLeitner Williams Dooley & Napolitan2010 - 2010
Associations
Association namePosition nameDuration
Lawyers' Association for WomenMember2015 - Present
Member, Nashville Bar Foundation’s Leadership Forum (Class of 2015-2016)N/A2015 - 2016
Napier-Looby Bar AssociationLegislative/Judicial Affairs Committee2014 - Present
Nashville Bar AssociationDiversity Committee Member2014 - Present
American Immigration Lawyers AssociationMember2013 - Present
Tennessee Bar AssociationImmigration Law Section member2012 - 2013
Legal cases
Case nameOutcome
EB-2 with NIWGranted!
Political AsylumGranted!
I-601A WaiverGranted!
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Publications
Publication nameTitleDate
Tennessee Bar Association publicationUSCIS Offers Field Guidance on Provisional Unlawful Presence Waivers2014
Nashville PrideLocal "Ask the Lawyer" contributor2014
Education
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
Vanderbilt University Law SchoolLawJD - Juris Doctor2011
Oakwood CollegeFinanceBS - Bachelor of Science2007
Oakwood CollegeSpanishBA - Bachelor of Arts2007
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
Women's Empowerment BreakfastLegal Profession Panel Discussion2015
Juvenile Court Magistrate Judge MeetingSpecial Immigrant Juvenile Status2015
Biennial Convention, TN AFL-CIOUndocumented Workers and Organized Labor2015
Women's Empowerment BreakfastLegal Profession Panel Discussion2014