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Elaine Dorothy Kimbrell

Elaine Dorothy Kimbrell

Practice areas:

Immigration

About Me

Ms. Kimbrell graduated from the George Washington University in 2000 where she earned her B.A. in International Affairs. She earned her J.D. from Loyola University New Orleans in 2005. She was a member of the Maritime Law Journal and participated in the Volunteer Income Tax Assistance Program. Ms. Kimbrell previously served as a constituent services representative for U.S. Senator Mary Landrieu. In this capacity, she assisted constituents with their applications for federal benefits and specialized in immigration cases. She continued her federal service as Senator Landrieu’s projects assistant, focusing on federal funding opportunities for state and local communities. Ms. Kimbrell is a member of the American Immigration Lawyers Association and is currently serving as Secretary of AILA’s Midsouth section. She is a skilled in all areas of immigration law and is a frequent presenter on a wide range of immigration topics.

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Languages Spoken: French

Practice Areas

Licensed since 2005

  1. Immigration: 100%

Payment

Payment Types:

Cash, Check, Credit Card

Attorney Endorsements

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Contact Info

David Ware & Associates

Two United Plaza, 8550 United Plaza Boulevard
Suite 702
Baton Rouge, LA, 70809

Ware | Immigration

3850 N. Causeway Blvd., Suite 555
Metairie, LA, 70002-1774

David Ware & Associates

201 E. Government Street
Pensacola, LA, 32501

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Resume

License

StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
LAEligible to practice law200508/16/2015

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.

Avvo Contributions

Legal Answers

Awards

Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Professional Responsibility AwardWarren E. MouledouxN/A

Work Experience

TitleCompany NameDuration
Senior AssociateDavid Ware & Associates2006 - Present
Projects AssistantOffice of Senator Mary Landrieu2005 - 2006
Law ClerkRobichaux Law Firm2004 - 2005
Law ClerkGuste, Barnett & Shushan2004 - 2004
Constituent Services RepresentativeOffice of Senator Mary Landrieu2000 - 2003
Office SupportRobichaux Law Firm1998 - 1998
Office SupportRobichaux Law Firm1997 - 1997
Office SupportRobichaux Law Firm1996 - 1996

Associations

Association NamePosition NameDuration
American Immigration Lawyers AssociationMemberN/A

Education

School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
Loyola University New Orleans College of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor2005
George Washington UniversityInternational AffairsBA - Bachelor of ArtsN/A

Speaking Engagements

Conference NameTitleDate
University of W. GeorgiaGuide to Post-Graduation Work Authorization for International Students Location2011
University of Alabama HuntsvilleBeyond OPT2011
Sterling Education ServicesImmigration Update for Employers, Fundamentals of Employment Law2011
MAIE Bi-annual meetingTravel and Visa Applications: The Basics and the Latest2011
Georgia TechH-1B and Permanent Residency Workshops2011
NAFSA WebinarWhen Good Students Go Bad2010
NAFSA Region III ConferenceWorking in the U.S. and Pathways to USC2010
NAFSA Region II & IV Bi-Regional ConferenceMy Friend Told Me2010
NAFSA Annual ConferenceWorking with U.S. Congress and State Legislatures: Advocacy and Assistance2010
Miami Dade Community CollegeImmigration Update2010
MAIE Bi-Annual meetingMy Friend Told Me and Immigration In Troubled Times: What You Need to Know2010
MAIE Bi-Annual meetingTrends in Student Immigration Advising and SEVIS/F-1 Updates2010
Georgia TechH-1B and Permanent Residency Workshops2010
Florida International UniversityH-1B and Permanent Residency Workshops2010
Florida Atlantic UniversityImmigration Workshop2010
New Orleans Bar AssociationOverview Of Immigration Law For Non Practitioners2009
NAFSA Region II ConferenceTravel and Visa Applications: The Basics and the Latest2009
NAFSA Annual ConferenceCSI-Critical Services for Internationals: Countries Healing from Trauma2009
NAFSA Annual ConferenceWhen Good Students Go Bad2009
Lorman Education ServicesPetitioning for Foreign Nationals – Non-Immigrant Visas2009
CUPA - Western RegionImmigration: Legal Compliance in the Age of E-Verify and Worksite Enforcement2009
AILA Mid-South Annual ConferenceiCert Update2009
Sterling Education ServicesAvoiding Immigration Regulations’ Fines and Sanctions, Walking The Line: Contracting and Construction Law In Louisiana2008
Lorman Education ServicesBeyond I-9 Compliance2008
Lorman Education ServicesImmigration Update for Employers, Employment Law From A to Z2008
AILA Mid-South Annual ConferenceAvoiding the H-1B Cap; Alternatives to H Status2008
6th Annual Multicultural ConferenceThe Immigration Reform Bill, Professional Access and Equity Committee2007