Married to an immigrant, I have gone through the immigration process by sponsring my... more
Married to an immigrant, I have gone through the immigration process by sponsring my husband as well, and I know that stressful feeling. Committted to dealing fairly with clients and making the process easier and more streamlined. I have downsized my practice in 2014 to exclude immigration court cases, which allows me to be present in the office and have direct contact with clients and their ca... view profile
Attorney Cornel Potra attended Regent University School of Law in Virginia Beach,... more
Attorney Cornel Potra attended Regent University School of Law in Virginia Beach, Virginia and graduated in May of 2000. During law school, Attorney Potra prayed about the area where God wanted him to live and the area of law that God wanted him to practice. He took the Washington State Bar Exam in 2000, and he began Potra Law Firm in the attic of his Virginia home in January 2001, where he fir... view profile
I earned my Juris Doctorate degree from St. Thomas University School of Law in Miami... more
I earned my Juris Doctorate degree from St. Thomas University School of Law in Miami Gardens, Florida, and graduated from Georgia State University with a Bachelor's degree in Political Science and English, while minoring in Biology. While at Georgia State, I was a member of the baseball team and was my team's representative for the Student Athlete Advisement Council. Prior to joining The Manel... view profile
Immigration attorneys (sometimes called “green card lawyers”) represent people who want to come to the United States, whether it be for schooling, work, or just a visit. Immigration lawyers can also help “illegal” immigrants found living in the U.S. without permission. Immigration laws govern who can enter the U.S., how long they can stay, what they can do while they are here, and how they can become American citizens. If you are not a U.S. citizen and want to apply for a green card or other visa, or if you are already in the U.S. and have been threatened with deportation, an immigration lawyer can help you.