In the bay area their is a woman whom claims to be an immigration lawyer but is not. She has a law degree in another country. The amount of money she is asking for to help people is outstanding. She has a radio show and plenty of followers due to her fear tactics she applies when speaking on air. Can anything be done with a person like this?
Contacting the CA state bar will be helpful if she is an attorney in CA. If she is actually not a licensed attorney, then the state bar will state that they cannot do anything. I would then contact either the city attorney as another suggested or the CA Attorney General who investigates the unlawful practice of law.
Yes. report her to the authorities.
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You can report her to the California State Bar.
(213) 394-4554 x0 Mr. Shusterman is a former INS Trial Attorney (1976-82) with over 35 years of immigration experience. His response to your question is general in nature, as not all the facts are known to him. You should retain an attorney experienced in immigration law to review all the facts in your case in order to receive advice specific to your case. Mr. Shusterman's statement above does not create an attorney/client relationship.
I agree with my colleagues ... call the CA State Bar.
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Contact the State Bar. The City attorney may also be interested in pursuing her if she is in fact defrauding the public
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