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Diana Vellos Coker

Diana Vellos Coker

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Immigration

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Practice Areas

Licensed since 1997

  1. Immigration: 100%

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Contact Info

LARRABEE ALBI COKER LLP

9920 Pacific Heights Blvd
Ste 300
San Diego, CA, 92121

Resume

License
StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
CAActive200205/20/2015
DCActive 199905/24/2015
ILActive And Authorized To Practice Law199705/14/2015

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo Contributions
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Awards
Award NameGrantorDate Granted
AV Peer Review RatingMartindale-Hubbell2011
ListedInternational Who's Who of Corporate Immigration Lawyers2011
ListedBest Lawyers in America2011
ListedInternational Who's Who of Business Lawyers2010
Top AttorneySan Diego Daily Transcript2008
ListedWho's Who LegalN/A

Work Experience
TitleCompany NameDuration
PartnerLarrabee Mehlman Albi & Coker, LLP2001 - Present
AssociateLichtman, Trister & Ross1997 - 2001
Law ClerkMaggio & Kattar, PC1996 - 1997

Associations
Association NamePosition NameDuration
Kyoto Symposium OrganizationAdvisory Board2012 - Present
Lawyers Club of San DiegoSustaining Member2010 - Present
American Immigration Lawyers AssociationMember San Diego Advocacy Committee2009 - 2010
American Immigration Lawyers AssociationSecretary San Diego Chapter2009 - 2010
American Immigration CouncilAmbassador2007 - Present
Kyoto Prize SymposiumHost Committee2006 - Present
American Immigration Lawyers AssociationMember Waiver Committee2006 - 2007
American Immigration Lawyers AssociationMember1997 - Present
American Immigration Lawyers AssociationSan Diego Chapter USCIS District Office Liaison CommitteeN/A
American Immigration Lawyers AssociationMember Grassroots Task ForceN/A
Japan Society of San Diego and TijuanaBoard MemberN/A
American Immigration Lawyers AssociationCo-Chair Advocacy CommitteeN/A

Publications
Publication NameTitleDate
American Immigration and Nationality Association (AILA), Immigration and Nationality Law HandbookHow Can I Ensure Success Post Filing: Merger and Compliance Issues2011
AILA's Guide to PERM Labor Certification: Strategies, Samples, and Guidance for Achieving SuccessIt Ain't Over till BALCA Sings: Carrying your PERM through the Final Act of Appellate Review2011
Sexual Harassment: Issues and AnswersImmigrant Latina Domestic Workers and Sexual Harassment2000
American University Journal of Gender and the LawImmigrant Latina Domestic Workers and Sexual Harassment1997

Education
School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
American University, Washington College of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor1997
Macalester CollegePolitical ScienceBachelor's1994

Speaking Engagements
Conference NameTitleDate
American Immigration Lawyers Association National ConferenceHow Can I Ensure Success Post-Filing: Merger and Compliance Issues2011
San Diego's Employers Association HR RoundtableI-9s and the E-Verify Program2009
National Spring Conference Korean American CoalitionImmigration Reform2009
AILA Audio/Web SeminarMergers and Acquisitions Impact on Employment-Based NIV and IV Cases2009
ILW.comAdjustment of Status: A 360 Degree View2007
GIA Career FairImmigration Law Workshop2007
AILA Young Lawyers San DiegoL-1 Nonimmigrant Visas2007
Losing Our Competitive Edge? The Impact of Immigration Policy on U.S. Science and TechnologyLosing Our Competitive Edge? The Impact of Immigration Policy on U.S. Science and Technology2006
AILA Young Lawyers San DiegoI-9 Compliance2005