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Eric Hoshang Pavri

Practice areas:

Immigration, General Practice, Criminal Defense

About Me

Immigration law has always interested me, because both of my parents immigrated to this country.  I enjoy working with interesting people from around the world who seek to establish lives in this country that gave an opportunity to my own family.


 


I also enjoy working as a criminal defense attorney, helping to protect one of the fundamental principles that defines America -- that a person is innocent unless the government can prove otherwise beyond a reasonable doubt.

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Languages Spoken: English, Spanish

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Practice Areas

Licensed since 2012

  1. Immigration: 90%
  2. Criminal Defense: 5%
  3. General Practice: 5%

Payment

Fees:

Fixed (Always)

Payment Types:

Cash, Check, Credit Card

Attorney Endorsements

10 total 

  • Alexander Arthur Berry

    Eric is a knowledgeable and compassionate lawyer, I recommend him for any immigration issue.

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    Alexander Berry Criminal Defense Attorney
    Relationship: Worked together on matter

  • Michael S. Waddington

    I endorse Eric. He is a highly skilled attorney that is well respected in the legal community.

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    Michael Waddington Military Law Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Contact Info

Hanes & Bartels, LLC

102 S. Tejon Street
Suite 800
Colorado Springs, CO, 80903

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License
StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
COActive201204/03/2015
OHInactive201004/18/2015

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
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Awards
Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Top Attorneys - Immigration Law (2015)Colorado Springs Style magazine (voters: El Paso County Bar Assoc. members)2015
Certificate of Appreciation for Dedicated ServiceAmerican Immigration Lawyers Association - Colorado state chapter2015
Top Attorneys -- Immigration Law (2014)Colorado Springs Style magazine2014
Silverman Community Service AwardUniversity of Arizona2007
PILO fellowshipPublic Interest Law Organization2007
Rogers FellowshipUniversity of Arizona College of Law2006
Graduate Research Fellowship - Cultural AnthropologyNational Science Foundation2004

Work Experience
TitleCompany NameDuration
Associate AttorneyHanes & Bartels, LLC2012 - Present
Adjunct ProfessorMiami University of Ohio2010 - 2010
Associate AttorneyBrandabur, Bowling, & Crehan LPA2010 - 2011
Law ClerkWebb & Pillich, LLC2009 - 2009
Law ClerkOffice of the Federal Public Defender, Tucson, Arizona2008 - 2009
Legislative Fellow: Environmental & Native American AffairsOffice of U.S. Congressman Raul Grijalva2008 - 2008

Associations
Association NamePosition NameDuration
American Immigration Lawyers Association Military Assistance ProgramVolunteer Attorney2014 - Present
United States Citizenship and Immigration Service Liaison Committee, American Immigration Lawyers Association (Colorado chapter)Committee member2014 - Present
Unlicensed Practice of Law Committee, American Immigration Lawyers Association (Colorado chapter)Committee member2013 - 2014
El Paso County Bar Association, Immigration Law SectionCo-chair2013 - Present
Asylum Committee - American Immigration Lawyers Association (Colorado Chapter)Committee member2013 - Present
Colorado Bar AssociationAttorney Member2012 - Present
Rocky Mountain Immigrant Advocacy Network (RMIAN)Vounteer attorney for pro bono cases2012 - Present
American Immigration Lawyers AssociationMember2011 - Present
Volunteer Lawyers Project, Legal Aid of Greater CincinnatiAttorney volunteer2010 - Present
Butler County Bar AssociationMember2010 - 2012
Ohio State Bar AssociationMember2010 - 2013

Legal Cases
Case NameOutcome
Adjustment of StatusApproved
Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA)Approved

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Publications
Publication NameTitleDate
Center for American and World Cultures: Sixth Annual Human Rights and Social Justice Program. Miami University, Oxford, Ohio.“U-visas and T-visas – Special Immigration Law Provisions for Crime Victims.”2009
Tucson Citizen (newspaper)Two simultaneous articles: “Progress and Pavement: Resistance to a Coastal Tourist Highway in Sonora, Mexico” and “Betting on a Pipeline: Puerto Libertad, Sonora.”2006

Education
School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
University of ArizonaLawJD - Juris Doctor2009
University of ArizonaAnthropologyMA - Masters2005
Bowdoin CollegeGeology and Anthropology (double)BA - Bachelor of Arts1998

Speaking Engagements
Conference NameTitleDate
Continuing Legal Education PresentationUSCIS - Field Office Practice Tips and Mock Interview (co-presenter)2015
Our Lady of Guadalupe Catholic ChurchColorado's New Driver License Laws - Impacts for Immigrants2014
Coninuing Legal Education seminarPresident's Executive Action on Immigration: What, Who, and When2014
El Paso County Bar Association, CLEImmigration Law for Criminal Defense Attorneys2013
Volunteer Lawyers Project - Immigration Law CLECancellation of Removal and Alternative Strategies2011
Guest panel: Indigeneity and BordersMobility rights of native peoples within their homelands on the US-Mexico border2010