As an immigrant myself, I can relate to my clients on a different level because I... more
As an immigrant myself, I can relate to my clients on a different level because I have gone through the process with my family. As a child, I saw how difficult it was for my parents to raise three small children in a foreign country. My father's disappointment with attorneys who could not deliver on their promises is a salient memory for me as a child. I remember translating the lawyer's bad... view profile
I am a graduate of Columbia Law School, where I was a Harlan Fiske Stone scholar. In... more
I am a graduate of Columbia Law School, where I was a Harlan Fiske Stone scholar. In addition, I was managing editor of the Columbia Journal of Environmental Law and a legal intern for Justice Sonia Sotomayor of the United States Supreme Court, when she was a judge on the Second Circuit Court of Appeals. After completing law school, I worked in litigation and real estate at the prestigio... 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.