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Sarah Atkinson is a lawyer practicing in the areas of immigration law, business law and probate law with experience serving as expert bilingual legal counsel on international antitrust matters. She speaks French, is a dual citizen and has lived near international border crossing stations her entire life. Sarah helps clients who have a DUI or other criminal conviction apply for admissibility to Canada and represents green card holders convicted of a crime retain their immigration status and avoid deportation. Sarah has experience skillfully guiding families through the permanent residency (green card) process, works with employers and employees to successfully acquire the right kind of work, investment or employment visas including those for visiting athletes and entertainers. She has represented clients at both the Federal and State level with a high rate of success on all collection cases handled and provides professional MMMA consults and guidance on all MMMP licensing issues as well as probate services including wills, trusts and estates. 


Languages spoken: French

Practice areas


  1. Immigration: 50%
  2. Business: 40%
  3. Probate: 10%

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  • Azin Arbab

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    I endorse this lawyer. She is responsive, knowledgeable, and experienced. She is able to handle complex cases and provide personal attention to her clients.


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Contact info


39850 Van Dyke Ave
Sterling Heights, MI, 48313


MIActive And In Good Standing201311/03/2015
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
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Association namePosition nameDuration
American Immigration Lawyers AssociationN/AN/A
State Bar of Michigan International Law SectionN/AN/A
U.S. District Court Eastern District of MichiganN/AN/A
Michigan State Court of AppealsN/AN/A
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
Thomas M. Cooley Law SchoolLawJD - Juris DoctorN/A
Brigham Young UniversityInternational LawBA - Bachelor of ArtsN/A