Barbara V. Melendez

Barbara V. Melendez

Immigration Attorney
Salt Lake City, UT




No Misconduct


Spanish , Portuguese

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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Superior Immigration Counsel.

Posted by: Art 17 days ago.

Barbara represented us with our case, and she was a delight to work with. Her sound legal understanding, allowed for a simple and well navigated...

Wonderful attorney great attention to detail

Posted by: Jessica 3 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...
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Allen F Thomason
Allen Thomason

Highland, UT

About 1 month 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: Paid for the state of Utah.
Last updated by Avvo: 02/16/2015
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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