For over 9 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.
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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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|Award name||Grantor||Date granted|
|Rising Star||Super Lawyers Magazine||2012|
|Managing Attorney||Askar Law Office||2010 - Present|
|Associate Attorney||Zeidan & Associates||2007 - 2010|
|Association name||Position name||Duration|
|American Immigration Lawyers Association||Member||2010 - Present|
|State Bar of California||Member||1999 - Present|
|Board of Immigration Appeals||granted|
|U.S. Court of Appeals for the 6th Circuit||N/A|
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|WBNS-10TV||Columbus Mother Targeted For Deportation Over Traffic Ticket||2014|
|The Columbus Dispatch||Deportation Case Against Salvadoran Woman||2014|
|America's Voice||Faces of Delay: Executive Action Will Come Too Late for Families Facing Deportation||2014|
|America's Voice||Bolstered by Groundswell of Community Support, Columbus Mother of 3 USC Children is granted Stay||2014|
|NBCi.com||Central Ohio Mom Granted Temporary Stay from Deportation||2014|
|Capital University Law School||N/A||Doctor of Law (J.D.)||1998|
|Youngstown State University||Marketing Management||BS - Bachelor of Science||1994|
|U.S. V. Texas Sponsored by Capital University Hispanic Law Student's Assoc.||Discussion regarding pending U.S. Supreme court re executive action||2016|
|CLE Seminar: Guide to Immigration for Criminal Defense Attorneys||Strategies to effectively represent immigrant clients charged with criminal charges||2016|
|Capital Law School: Immigration Reform||Immigration||2015|
|Rally for Immigration Reform||Hispanics Rally in Cleveland for Immigration Reform||2014|