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Maria Estela Deorduna

Maria Estela Deorduna

also known as Estela De Orduna, Maria Estela DeOrduña

Practice areas:

Family, International Law, Immigration

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About Me

Family Law Attorney Licensed in California and in Mexico


 


Practice focused on family law matters including international family law cases.

Strategic planning involving international divorce cases: Compare jurisdictions regarding property division, disclosure requirements and custody and visitation laws


 


Divorce and Child Custody Jurisdiction; Determining Custody and Visitation Rights in Cases Involving Non-citizen Spouses; Jurisdictional issues in international domestic violence matters.

International Child Abduction; Application of the Hague Convention.

Our firm's success is derived from my commitment to maximize the value of our services to our clients.

Specialties: International Family Law; and Immigration related matters such as VAWA and U Visas

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Languages Spoken: English, Spanish

Practice Areas

Licensed since 2006

  1. Family: 60%
    9 years
  2. International Law: 30%
    12 years
  3. Immigration: 10%
    5 years

Payment

Fees:

Free Consultation (60 minutes)

Payment Types:

Cash, Check, Credit Card

Attorney Endorsements

1 total 

  • Filex Alexandro Sanchez

    Estela is compassionate and dedicated. She treats her clients like family and goes above and beyond. She is especially passionate about assisting clients in removal proceedings and international family abduction cases. She is a real asset to our team.

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    Filex Sanchez Immigration Attorney
    Relationship: Supervised lawyer

Contact Info

Pieter Speyer Law Office

7825 Fay Avenue
Suite 200
La Jolla, CA, 92037

UNION LAW GROUP, APC

325 E San Ysidro Blvd
San Ysidro, CA, 92173

UNION LAW GROUP, APC

Blvd. Agua Caliente 10611-501
Tijuana, CA

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License

StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
CAActive200605/20/2015

Professional Misconduct

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

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Awards

Award NameGrantorDate Granted
HAGUE CONVENTION VOLUNTEER ATTORNEYUS DEPARTMENT OF JUSTICE2014
SAN DIEGO IJP VOLUNTEER ATTORNEYIMMIGRATION JUSTICE PROJECT2010
VOLUNTEER ATTORNEYSAN DIEGO VIP PROGRAM2007

Work Experience

TitleCompany NameDuration
MANAGING ASSOCIATEPieter Speyer Law Office2014 - Present
ASSOCIATEUNION LAW GROUP, APC2012 - 2014
ASSOCIATEMaldonado & Markham, LLP2011 - 2012
AssociateSUPPA, TRUCCHI & HENEIN, LLP2007 - 2011
IN HOUSE COUNSELCLASSIC PACIFIC, LTD2006 - 2007
LAW CLERKSUPPA, TRUCCHI & HENEIN, LLP2003 - 2006

Associations

Association NamePosition NameDuration
San Diego County Bar AssociationN/A2011 - Present

Legal Cases

Case NameOutcome
Flores v FloresI was able to establish that the Petitioner had acquiescence of his daughters living in San Diego County and the Petition was denied
Lopez v AcostaInternational Domestic Violence Restraining Order Denied. During a 3-day trial I was able to prove the accusations against my client were false

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Publications

Publication NameTitleDate
Union Law Group/Linked-InWhat is Cabotage2013

Education

School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
UNIVERSITY OF SAN DIEGOInternational StudiesLL.M - Master of Laws2002
Universidad IberoamericanaInternational Corporate LawLL.M - Master of Laws2000
Universidad IberoamericanaN/ALaw Degree1990

Speaking Engagements

Conference NameTitleDate
Domestic Violence Legal IssuesDomestic Violence2014
City Heights Community ChurchImmigration and Family Law2013
USD Divorce Concepts Under Mexican LawDivorce2012
USD Mexican Corporations LectureMexican Corporations2011