Barbara V. Melendez

Barbara V. Melendez

Immigration Attorney
Salt Lake City, UT




No Misconduct


Spanish , Portuguese

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About Me

I represent employers and employees with business and professional visas, labor certifications, immigrant visas, consular representation, and naturalization matters. I advise employers on compliance and employment eligibility as required under IRCA. I train personnel on  immigration compliance, including I-9, E-Verify and IMAGE.  I provide the most recent updates on immigration via a weekly radio...

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Client Reviews

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Wonderful attorney great attention to detail

Posted by: Jessica 5 months ago.

I am so glad I went to Barbara Melendez. She took our case and help explain the process for my husband and I. She was diligent and helpful. We...

One of the Best Immigration Attorneys in Utah!

Posted by: a Immigration client about 2 years ago.

I recently had the opportunity to work with Barbara Melendez and her team to get my work Visa renewed. Though the process was tedious and at times a...
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Allen F Thomason
Allen Thomason

Highland, UT

3 months ago

Relationship: Friend

I have known Barbara as a neighbor, friend, and attorney. I have followed her carrier over the years and she has steadily climbed in her skills,...
Arturo Angel Burga
Arturo Burga

Rancho Cucamonga, CA

Over 1 year ago

Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

I endorse this lawyer.
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1997 License Status: Active for the state of Utah.
Last updated by Avvo: 04/25/2015
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.

Work Experience

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2014 – present

Richards Brandt Miller Nelson


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JD - Juris Doctor in Law

Brigham Young University - J. Reuben Clark Law School


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2013 Utah Legal Elite

Utah Business Magazine


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2011- present Board Member

Salt Lake Chamber of Commerce

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Speaking Engagements

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2012 Overview of Immigration Law--Family-Based and Employment-Based Immigration—Compliance and Following the Law

at Education Week

2011 Immigration - What's Going On?

at Tri State Conference

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