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Emily White is a graduate of the University of Denver, College of Law. While at the University of Denver, she also obtained a Masters of Social Work with a focus in public policy.  Prior to law school, Ms. White received her B.A. in Philosophy with high honors from Goucher College in Baltimore, Maryland.  Although she is a native of New Hampshire, she has considered Colorado home for nearly a decade.


Emily is active in the American Immigration Lawyers Association (AILA).  At the national level, she is a member of the AILA liaison committee with Immigration and Customs Enforecment.  In Colorado, she currently serves as the chair of AILA Colorado’s liaison committee with the Office of the Chief Counsel and vice-chair of AILA Colorado’s liaison with the Detention and Removal Office of Immigration and Customs Enforcement. 


She presents on issues of immigration law to local and national audiences. She volunteers her time monthly to legal programs assisting individuals with immigration matters.


As an attorney with Stern & Curray LLC, Emily successfully represents clients before the United States Citizenship and Immigration Service, the Executive Office for Immigration Review, and the Board of Immigration Appeals.






Languages spoken: English, Spanish

Practice areas


  1. Immigration: 100%
    9 years



Hourly ($175-375/hour), Fixed (sometimes)

Payment types:

Cash, Check, Credit card

Attorney endorsements

4 total 

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  • Stacie L. Woods

    I endorse this lawyer. I've had several mutual clients with Emily Assunta White and can attest to her knowledge and ability in effectively representing non-citizen clients in immigration matters. I highly recommend her to anyone needing advice on immigration matters.


    Stacie Woods DUI and DWI Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

  • Beth Padilla

    Emily is a fantastic immigration attorney. She is involved in current immigration issues and is very well respected in the community. As a fellow attorney, I recommend Emily.


    Beth Padilla Juvenile law Attorney
    Relationship: Worked together on matter

Contact info

Stern & Curray LLC

650 South Cherry Street, Suite 900
Denver, CO, 80246-1811


650 S. Cherry Street
Suite 900
Denver, CO, 80246



We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
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Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
AttorneyStern & Curray LLC2010 - Present
AttorneyJoseph Law Firm, P.C.2007 - 2010
Association namePosition nameDuration
Colorado Criminal Defense Bar AssociationN/A2010 - Present
American Immigration Lawyers Association (Colorado chapter)N/A2007 - Present
American Immigration Lawyers AssociationN/A2007 - Present
Colorado Bar AssociationN/A2007 - Present
Publication nameTitleDate
Immigration Practice Pointers, 2010-11 ed.Reclaiming Relief Under Former INA 212(c)N/A
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
University of Denver Sturm College of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor2007
University of DenverN/AMSW-Masters of Social Work2006
Goucher CollegePhilosophyBA - Bachelor of Arts2002
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
NAFSA Regional ConferenceIntersection of Family and Criminal Law with Immigration Law2011
Immigration: Crim ConvictionsPozo to Padilla2010
EOIR Model Court Hearing TrainingLPR Cancellation of Removal2010
Annual Ethics BlowoutImmigration Advisals to Criminal Defendants2010
American Immigration Lawyers Association Spring ConferenceCriminal Ground Waivers2010
AILA Colorado CLECriminal Waivers of Inadmissibility2010