Ms. Shirley Zambrano is a well-known immigration attorney among the immigrant community in Atlanta, Georgia. She practices exclusively in immigration law and represents individuals in obtaining immigrant and nonimmigrant visas, permanent residency, naturalization, and deportation proceedings.
Ms. Zambrano is from Ecuador and an immigrant herself. Ms. Zambrano understands the difficult challenges presented to immigrants by the U.S. immigration system. She genuinely cares about each one of her clients and has a reputation as an advocate for immigrant’s rights.
Ms. Zambrano graduated from Florida Coastal School of Law, where she earned a Juris Doctor degree in 2014 graduating in the top 5% of her class and obtaining Magna Cum Laude honors. While she was attending law school, Ms. Zambrano served as a Judicial Clerk for the U.S. District Court and the U.S. Bankruptcy Court for the Middle District of Florida. She also served as Legal Intern for the U.S. Attorney’s Office for Middle District of Florida.
Ms. Shirley Zambrano is an partner at Zambrano Ruiz, LLC and she practices in all areas of immigration law. For the last 5 years, Ms. Zambrano has concentrated her practice in immigration law, and she is known for handling complex immigration cases. Due to her extensive experience in immigration, Ms. Zambrano is considered to be an expert in her field. Individuals, companies, and the media alike, constantly seek her advice in immigration issues. She has been interviewed by several media outlets like the Huffington Post, WSB-TV Atlanta, CBS46 Atlanta, Univision Atlanta, Telemundo Atlanta, Mundo Hispanic, and Radio Vida Atlanta.
Ms. Zambrano is licensed with the Georgia State Bar and is licensed to practice in several Federal Courts including, Northern District of Georgia, Middle District of Georgia, and Eleventh Circuit Court of Appeals. Ms. Zambrano is also licensed to practice immigration law in all 50 states.
Ms. Zambrano an active member of the American Immigration Lawyers Association (AILA), where she currently serves as the Advocacy Committee Vice-Chair for the Georgia/Alabama Chapter. Ms. Zambrano also serves as the Director of Public Relations for the Ecuadorian Chamber of Commerce.
|GA||Active Member in Good Standing||2014||10/31/2019|
|Award name||Grantor||Date granted|
|National Championship||Child Welfare & Adoption Law Moot Court Competition||2014|
|Nominee||The Florida Coastal Phyllis Stansell Ethics and Professionalism Award||2014|
|Nominee||The Florida Coastal School of Law Founder’s Award||2014|
|Probono Award||Florida Coastal School of Law||2014|
|State of Florida Championship||Robert Orseck Memorial Moot Court Competition||2013|
|Best Brief||National Latino Law School Association Moot Court Competition||2013|
|Semifinalist||National Child Welfare & Adoption Law Moot Court Competition||2013|
|Quarterfinalist||National Latino Law School Association Moot Court Competition||2012|
|Associate Attorney||Kuck Baxter Immigration, LLC The Immigration Law Firm||2015 - Present|
|Litigation Intern||United States Attorney's Office||2014 - 2014|
|Judicial Intern||United States Bankruptcy Court||2013 - 2013|
|Judicial Intern||United States District Court, Northern District of Florida||2013 - 2013|
|Association name||Position name||Duration|
|American Immigration Lawyers Association (GA-AL Chapter||Vice Chair -Advocacy Committe||2017 - Present|
|American Immigration Lawyers Association (GA-AL Chapter)||Chair--Media Committee||2016 - Present|
|American Immigration Lawyers Association||Member||2015 - Present|
|Georgia Hispanic Bar Association||Member||2015 - Present|
|State Bar of Georgia||Member||2014 - Present|
|American Immigration Lawyers Association (GA-AL Chapter)||ICE/ERO Committee Member||2016 - 2017|
|Musings on Immigration||Here is Another Reason Why you Should Hire an Attorney to Represent you in an Immigration Interview||2016|
|Musings on Immigration||Helping Those Who Cannot Help Themselves!||2016|
|Florida Coastal School of Law||JD - Juris Doctor, Magna Cum Laude||2014|
|Life University||BS - Bachelor of Science||2009|
|The 11th Criminal Law Seminar||Immigration Consequences in Criminal Cases||2018|
|2018 GA/AL AILA Conference||Motions to Reopen||2018|
|IV Annual Trade Fair 2016||All you need to know about Immigration in business||2016|
|Immigration Seminar||I-9 Audits & E-Verify||2016|
|Federal Court Appeal||Petition for Review Granted|
|Motion to Reopen||Granted|
|Mental Competency Hearing||Administratively Closed|
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