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Languages spoken: Spanish, Russian

Practice areas

Licensed

  1. Immigration: 40%
    24 years, 3 thousand cases
  2. Personal Injury: 40%
    24 years, 600 cases
  3. Criminal Defense: 20%
    24 years, 150 cases

Payment

Fees:

Retainer (always)

Payment types:

Cash, Credit card

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  • Lawrence A. Wilson

    I endorse this lawyer. Mr. Arcia is a talented, knowledgeable and hard working lawyer. You would be lucky to have him on your side.

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    Lawrence Wilson Litigation Attorney
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Contact info

Law Offices of Arcia & Associates

8217 Roosevelt Ave
2nd Floor
Jackson Heights, NY, 11372-7034

Resume

License
StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
NYCurrently registered 199307/10/2016
DCSuspended199507/05/2016
NJAdministrative - Not authorized to practice199302/10/2012
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
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Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
Assistant District AttorneyBrooklyn District Attorney's Office1992 - 1995
Associations
Association namePosition nameDuration
United States Court of Appeals for the Second CircuitMember2010 - Present
American Immigration Lawyers AssociationMember1997 - Present
American Trial Lawyers AssociationMember1997 - Present
United States District Court for the Southern District of New YorkMember1997 - Present
United States District Court for the Eastern District of New YorkMember1997 - Present
United States District Court for the District of New JerseyMember1997 - Present
New York State Bar AssociationMember1993 - Present
New Jersey State Bar AssociationMember1993 - Present
District of Columbia BarMember1993 - Present
Education
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
Loyola University New Orleans College of LawLawJuris Doctor1992