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Fatin Saleh Askar

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Professional Experience:

For over 8 years, Mrs. Askar has focused on the area of immigration law. She represents clients in deportation/removal proceedings before the Immigration Court in Ohio as well as the U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Service (USCIS). In addition, she has prepared appeals with the Board of Immigration Appeals (BIA), the 6th Circuit Court of Appeals as well as Writs of Mandamus in Federal Court.


Mrs. Askar earned her Bachelor of Science in Business Administration (B.S.B.A.) degrees with honors, cum laude, from Youngstown State University. She obtained her Juris Doctor (J.D.) from Capital Law School in Columbus, Ohio in 1998.

Membership & Activities:

Mrs. Askar was admitted to the California State Bar in 1999. She is licensed to practice before the Supreme Court of California, the U.S. District Court for the Central District of California and the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit. She is also a member of the California Bar Association and the American Immigration Lawyers Association.


Languages spoken: English, Arabic, Spanish

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Practice areas


  1. Immigration: 100%


Payment types:

Cash, Check, Credit card

Attorney endorsements

6 total 

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  • Mazen Rasoul

    Fatin is very knowledgeable and experienced in her field. She is very committed and trustworthy. I endorse this lawyer.


    Mazen Rasoul Immigration Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

  • Julia Carrie Nemecek

    As an attorney myself, I can attest to Fatin’s remarkable abilities as an attorney. She is highly knowledgeable in the field of immigration law and genuinely cares about each and every client. I fully endorse Fatin and recommend her to anyone seeking immigration counsel.


    Julia Nemecek Immigration Attorney
    Relationship: Worked together on matter

Contact info

2121 Bethel Rd.
Suite E
Columbus, OH, 43220


We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo contributions
Legal answers
Award nameGrantorDate granted
Rising StarSuper Lawyers Magazine2012
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
Managing AttorneyAskar Law Office2010 - Present
Associate AttorneyZeidan & Associates2007 - 2010
Association namePosition nameDuration
American Immigration Lawyers AssociationMember2010 - Present
State Bar of CaliforniaMember1999 - Present
Legal cases
Case nameOutcome
U.S. Court of Appeals for the 6th CircuitN/A
Board of Immigration Appealsgranted
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School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
Capital University Law SchoolN/ADoctor of Law (J.D.)1998
Youngstown State UniversityMarketing ManagementBS - Bachelor of Science1994
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
U.S. V. Texas Sponsored by Capital University Hispanic Law Student's Assoc.Discussion regarding pending U.S. Supreme court re executive action2016
CLE Seminar: Guide to Immigration for Criminal Defense AttorneysStrategies to effectively represent immigrant clients charged with criminal charges2016
Capital Law School: Immigration ReformImmigration2015
Rally for Immigration ReformHispanics Rally in Cleveland for Immigration Reform2014