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Aleksandra is a passionate immigration attorney with a decade of experience in US immigration law including employment-based immigration benefits, corporate compliance and family based immigration. She represents corporate and individual clients in a wide range of cross-border immigration matters including mobility of key foreign executives and managers, specialized knowledge workers, entrepreneurs, and foreign nationals with extraordinary ability.

Ms. Michailov also provides I-9 training and E-verify expertise to organizations of all sizes to help them avoid civil and criminal penalties, as well as brand and reputation damage, caused by weaknesses in their immigration related hiring and record-keeping practices. She regularly writes about immigration compliance and migration policies to various news and trade publications.

Prior to joining Capitol Immigration Law Group, Ms. Michailov served as an immigration associate with Baker & McKenzie where she counseled multinational corporations on U.S. immigration and compliance matters. She also advised clients on global mobility matters with a focus on the assignment of expatriates to the Europe and Middle East regions. She has extensive expertise with entry, work and residency processes in various jurisdictions around the world.

Ms. Michailov also has broad international law knowledge. She conducted legal research with the World Bank Group in Washington, DC. She often serves as a Judge for International Law Moot Court Competitions.


Languages spoken: Polish, English, French

Practice areas


  1. Immigration: 80%
  2. Corporate: 10%
  3. International Law: 10%



Fixed (always), Free consultation (20 minutes)

Payment types:

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Contact info

Capitol Immigration Law Group

1725 I Street NW
Suite 300
Washington, DC, 20006


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Avvo contributions
Legal answers
Award nameGrantorDate granted
Boutique Immigration Law Firm of the Year in Washington D.C.Global Law Experts2012
Boutique Immigration Law, Firm of the Year in Washington D.C.Corporate INTL Magazine Global Awards 20122012
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
AttorneyCapitol Immigration Law Group2012 - Present
AttorneyBaker & McKenzie, LLP2009 - 2012
Association namePosition nameDuration
American Immigration Lawyers AssociationMember2010 - Present
American Bar AssociationMember2010 - Present
New York State Bar AssociationMember2010 - Present
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
Georgetown University Law CenterN/AN/A2009
George Mason UniversityInternational Trade and PolicyMA - Masters2005