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Michelle Slayton

Michelle Slayton

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    About Me

    Languages Spoken: Spanish

    Practice Areas

    Licensed since 2001

    1. Immigration: 100%
      14 years, 300 cases

    Attorney Endorsements

    1 total 

    • Siovhan Ann Sheridan

      I endorse this lawyer's work. Michelle is very dedicated to her clients. She goes beyond what is called for to provide them with the best service. Michelle is also very thoughtful about how she approaches cases.


      Siovhan Sheridan Immigration Attorney
      Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community




    Professional Misconduct

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

    Avvo Contributions

    Legal Answers


    Award NameGrantorDate Granted
    Anna E. Hirsch Presidential AwardNew England School of Law1999
    1999 Woman Achiever AwardNew England School of Law1999
    Editor-In-Chief, New England Law ReviewNew England School of Law1998

    Work Experience

    TitleCompany NameDuration
    Contract AttorneyTonkon Torp LLP2007 - 2007
    AssociateLaw Office of Claudia Slovinsky2002 - 2004
    AssociateEpstein Becker & Green2001 - 2002
    AttorneyExecutive Office for Immigration Review2000 - 2001


    Association NamePosition NameDuration
    Immigrant Rights ProjectN/A2007 - Present
    American Immigration Lawyers AssociationN/A2001 - Present


    Publication NameTitleDate
    New England Law ReviewInterim Decision 3333: The Brief, Casual & Innocent Conundrum, 33 N. Eng. L. Rev. 1029 (1999)1999


    School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
    New England School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor1999
    University of OregonRussianB.A.1994

    Speaking Engagements

    Conference NameTitleDate
    I Have a Dream FoundationChallenges Facing Undocumented Students2010
    Multnomah County Family Law AssociationIntersections between Immigration and Family Law2009