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Our firm is focused on providing the best experience possible for your legal needs and also the best possible result. We pride ourselves in being honest and truthful for the very first moment you enter our doors.


 


We believe in providing our prospective clients with a free consultation during which we thoroughly analyze your case and provide a range of options on how to handle it, procure the best result, and do so in the most efficient manner.


 


Our goal is to build lasting relationships through trustworthy and satisfactory service.

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Languages spoken: Spanish, English

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Practice areas

Licensed

  1. Immigration: 95%
  2. Criminal Defense: 5%

Payment

Fees:

Fixed (always), Free consultation (30 minutes)

Payment types:

Cash, Check, Credit card

Attorney endorsements

25 total 

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  • Eszter Bardi

    I endorse this lawyer wholeheartedly. Michael is an exceptionally talented attorney whose investment in his community is unrivaled. Michael evaluates legal problems from every angle, comes up with viable strategies, and carefully explains every step of the process to his clients. Not only is his legal analysis always on-point but he also has an uncanny ability to work with prosecutors and government attorneys to get the best possible result. It is not uncommon to hear Michael's clients sing his praises for his knowledgeable, professional, and ethical representation. In addition to being a fierce client advocate, Michael is also an invaluable resource to his peers. He is always willing to lend an ear, offer insight, and go out of his way to help colleagues. Michael's kindness and brilliance are truly humbling, and I am honored to work with this all-star individual!

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    Eszter Bardi Immigration Attorney
    Relationship: Co-worker

  • Leslie Ann Diaz

    I endorse this lawyer. Michael is very well known and respected in our immigration law community. I recently worked with him on a panel presentation about removal defense. I was impressed with his knowledge and passion for the subject matter.

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    Leslie Diaz Immigration Attorney
    Relationship: Worked together on matter

Contact info

The UrbinaLaw Firm LLC

1165 Northchase Parkway
Suite 230
Marietta, GA, 30067

Resume

License
StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
GAActive Member in Good Standing 201207/15/2016
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo contributions
Legal answers
Awards
Award nameGrantorDate granted
Community Service Training RecognitionMexican Consulate of Atlanta2013
CALI AWARD for Advanced Legal ResearchJohn Marhsall Law School2011
Dean's AwardJohn Marshall Law School2011
Dean's AwardJohn Marshall Law School2010
Dean's AwardJohn Marshall Law School2009
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
Attorney/OwnerThe Urbina Law Firm, LLC2013 - Present
Associate AttorneyThe Alemany Law Firm, LLC2010 - 2013
Legal InternDepartment Of Homeland Security Ice2010 - 2010
Legal InternThe Coca-Cola Company2010 - 2010
Legal InternInvesco LTD2009 - 2009
Legal InternCrawford & Company2009 - 2009
Legal InternKemira Co.2009 - 2009
Legal InternGeorgia Family Council2008 - 2009
Associations
Association namePosition nameDuration
American Immigration Lawyers Association (Georgia-Alabama chapter)EOIR Committee Chairman2016 - Present
American Immigration Lawyers AssociationMember2012 - Present
State Bar of GeorgiaMember2012 - Present
Ser Familia, Inc.Chairman of the Governance Committee2008 - 2015
Legal cases
Case nameOutcome
S-visaAdjustment of Status GRANTED
Prosecutorial DiscretionProsecutorial Discretion GRANTED
Cancellation of RemovalCancellation of Removal GRANTED
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Education
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
John Marshall Law School, AtlantaLawJD - Juris Doctor2011
Georgia State UniversityBusiness AdministrationBA - Bachelor of Arts2008
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
Pro Bono March MadnessRepresenting Asylum Seekers & the Asylum Process2016
New Americans SymposiumTHE LAW & YOU: DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES IN EVERYDAY LIFE2016
American Immigration Lawyers AssociationRemoval Fundamentals2016
Immigration BasicsImmigration2014
Immigration 101 and FAQImmigration2014
Men’s Work: The Role of Men in Ending Violence Against Women.Legal Perspective in Men's Role in Domestic Violence2013
Legal options for victims of Domestic ViolenceImmigration role in Domestic Violence2013
Immigration 101Immigration2012
Fundamentals of Immigration LawImmigration2012
DACA 101DACA 1012012