DEDICATED TO HELPING IMMIGRANTS ACHIEVE THEIR DREAMS
Julia Sverdloff is the founder of the law firm Sverdloff Law Group, P.C. which concentrates its practice in immigration law.
Julia is a member of the immigration community, by birth and by profession. She has first-hand experience with U.S. immigration laws and procedures having immigrated to the United States from Odessa, Ukraine when she was eleven years old. Being an immigrant herself, Ms. Sverdloff is in a unique position to understand what one may be going through and experiencing as an immigrant. She has an understanding of the fears and frustrations of the complex immigration process as well as the rewards for achieving ‘green card’ status. This experience, its challenges and complications, became the main reason why Ms. Sverdloff chose to pursue an immigration law career. Helping others pursue their American dream is a lifelong goal of Ms. Sverdloff.
Ms. Sverdloff has a diverse work background that adds depth and understanding to her practice of law. Prior to starting her own law firm, Julia was an associate and outside counsel at two prominent law firms in New York and New Jersey. She has also clerked for a well-respected Chicago immigration law firm and is a founding board member of the American Association of Russian-Speaking Attorneys.
Julia received a Juris Doctorate from The John Marshall Law School, Master’s Degree in International Relations from C.W. Post University and Bachelor of Arts in Government and Politics from St. John’s University. Ms. Sverdloff also served as an Adjunct Professor for her alma mater The John Marshall Law School in Chicago, Illinois as an immigration law adjunct for the Domestic Violence Clinical Advocacy Program (DVCAP).
Julia is licensed in Illinois, New York and New Jersey. U.S. District Court for the Eastern and Southern Districts of New York, U.S. District Court for the District of New Jersey, U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Illinois and the U.S. Supreme Court.
Ms. Sverdloff is also a licensed mediator and is frequently retained to mediate various disputed issues. Julia is a member of the American Bar Association, the Nassau County Bar Association and the New York State Bar Association. Ms Sverdloff is an active member of American Immigration Lawyers Association (AILA).
Julia has been an avid artist since she was a child and continually works on her art. Julia’s artwork was showcased on the mainstream TV show 'Prison Break.' Ms. Sverdloff stays active in her community by guest speaking on school bullying and juvenile access to justice.
Sverdloff Law Group, P.C.
1812 N. Lime Ave
Sarasota, FL, 34234
Sverdloff Law Group, P.C.
17 Wensley Drive
Great Neck, NY, 11021
250 E Wisconsin Ave, 18th FL
Milwaukee, WI, 53202
|IL||Active And Authorized To Practice Law||2007||07/06/2019|
|Award name||Grantor||Date granted|
|Rising Star||Illinois Super Lawyers||2018|
|Rising Star||Illinois Super Lawyers||2017|
|Rising Star||Illinois Super Lawyers||2016|
|Rising Star||Illinois Super Lawyers||2015|
|Rising Star||Illinois Super Lawyers||2014|
|Super Lawyer||Super Lawyers||2013|
|Young Lawyer's Liason||Queens County Bar Association||2011|
|Adjunct Professor||The John Marshall Law School||2015 - 2017|
|Insurance Defense||Aig Insurance Company||2008 - 2010|
|Corporate Attorney||Pepper Law Group, LLC||2007 - 2008|
|Immigration Law Clerk||David O. Lehman Law Office||2006 - 2007|
|Association name||Position name||Duration|
|National Immigrant Justice Center||Volunteer Attorney||2013 - Present|
|Chicago Bar Association||Nationality/ Immigration, Criminal, Family Law||2012 - Present|
|American Bar Association||N/A||2009 - Present|
|Phi Delta Phi International Legal Fraternity||N/A||2004 - Present|
|American Association of Russian Speaking Attorneys (Midwest Chapter)||Board Member||2007 - 2007|
|American Association of Russian Speaking Attorneys (Midwest Chapter)||Treasurer/Secretary||2007 - 2007|
|Theoretical Analysis of NATO Enlargement Post WWII||Thesis||2004|
|John Marshall Law School, Chicago||Juris Doctor||2007|
|C.W. Post University, Brookville, NY||MA - Masters||2004|
|St John's University||BA - Bachelor of Arts||2003|
|The John Marshall Law School Domestic Violence Clinic||WAVA and Victims of Domestic Violence||2016|
|The John Marshall Law Legal Advocacy Clininc||Legal Options Available to Victims of Domestic Violence||2016|
|Apna Ghar Chicago||DV Advocacy||2016|
|Chicago Volunteer Lawyer's Association||Chicago Volunteer Lawyer's Association||2015|
|Divorce - Fraud||Child Support and Retroactive Support Granted|
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Wed Mar 07 2018
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