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David N. Soloway is a principal in Frazier, Soloway & Poorak, P.C. He is a graduate of Duke University ('79) and Emory University School of Law ('82).  His immigration law experience includes arguing Ardestani v. INS before the United States Supreme Court in 1991, a case of national importance addressing the applicability of the Equal Access to Justice Act to certain types of immigration cases.  He is a member of the American Immigration Lawyers Association (AILA) and is admitted to practice before the United States Supreme Court, the Eleventh Circuit Court of Appeals, and Federal District Court (N. Ga.) in addition to the Immigration Court, Board of Immigration Appeals and State and Superior Courts. After serving as Chair of the Liaison Committee for the American Immigration Lawyers Association (AILA) Atlanta Chapter and the United States Citizenship and Immigration Services, he was elected Treasurer, and then Secretary, of the Chapter.  


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  1. Immigration: 100%



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Frazier, Soloway & Poorak, P.C.

1800 Century Pl NE Suite 100
Atlanta, GA, 30345-4316


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Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
partnerFrazier, Soloway & Poorak, P.C.1985 - Present
Association namePosition nameDuration
American Immigration Lawyers Association (Atlanta chapter)Chair2011 - Present
American Immigration Lawyers Association (Atlanta chapter)Executive Committee2008 - Present
Interfaith Children's Movement, Inc.Executive Committee2008 - Present
American Immigration Lawyers AssociationMemberN/A
American Immigration Lawyers Association (Atlanta chapter)First Vice Chair2010 - 2011
American Immigration Lawyers Association (Atlanta chapter)Second Vice Chair2009 - 2010
American Immigration Lawyers Association, Atlanta ChapterTreasurer2008 - 2008
American Immigration Lawyers Association (Atlanta chapter)Secretary2008 - 2009
Interfaith Children's Movement, Inc.Secretary2008 - 2011
Legal cases
Case nameOutcome
Ardestani v INSU.S. Supreme Ct ruled EAJA is inapplicable.
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School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
Emory University School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor1982
Duke UniversityN/ABA - Bachelor of Arts1979
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
Selected U.S. Immigration Laws and Practices of Importance to Family Law PractitionersFamily-related immigration issues2011
Adjustment of Status: Tips and ExperiencesAdjustment of Status: Tips and Experience2009
Immigration issues for scholars, researchers and scientistsImmigration issues for scholars, researchers and scientists2008