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Los Angeles Immigration attorney Haleh Mansouri received her Juris Doctor degree from Whittier Law School where she was a scholarship recipient, President of the International Law Society and Associate Justice of the Moot Court Honors Board. She also studied international human rights law at the Henry Dunant Institute in Geneva, Switzerland and the International Human Rights Institute in Strasbourg, France. She has been practicing Immigration Law since 1996.

Haleh Mansouri is an active member of the American Immigration Lawyers Association (AILA) and has dedicated her life to helping individuals with their immigration needs. She has successfully presented cases before the USCIS, Department of Labor, U.S. Consulates, Los Angeles Asylum office, Immigration Courts, Board of Immigration Appeals and Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals.

Ms. Mansouri is a native of Iran and speaks Farsi and Spanish. As an immigrant herself, she is a strong advocate of immigrant rights and has taught and lectured on this most complex and ever changing area of law. She has also worked with various international organizations including Amnesty International, UNHCR and UNESCO. As a dedicated and effective practitioner she understands the highly demanding nature of this field of law and is committed to providing the best representation possible for all of her clients.


Languages spoken: Persian, Spanish, English

Practice areas


  1. Immigration: 100%
    20 years, 5 thousand cases



Fixed (sometimes)

Payment types:

Cash, Check, Credit card

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Contact info

Mansouri Haleh Law Offices Of

624 South Grand Avenue
Los Angeles, CA, 90017


We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo contributions
Legal answers
Award nameGrantorDate granted
Various awards for commitment to peace, culture and education.SGI-USA1996
Outstanding Contribution AwardMoot Court Honors Board1995
Public Interest Law Foundation Grant RecipientWhittier Law School1994
Certificate of AppreciationSouthern Poverty Law CenterN/A
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
OwnerLaw Offices of Haleh Mansouri1996 - Present
ProfessorLos Angeles City College1997 - 1997
ResearcherVarious UN Agencies1995 - 1995
Law ClerkLos Angeles County Bar Immigration Assistance Project1995 - 1995
Law InternUNCESCO1994 - 1994
Law ClerkCenter For Human Rights & Constitutional Law1994 - 1994
Association namePosition nameDuration
Los Angeles County Bar AssociationMember1996 - Present
American Immigration Lawyers AssociationMember1996 - Present
United States Court of Appeals For the Ninth CircuitMember1996 - Present
US District Court for the Central District Court of CaliforniaMember1996 - Present
Supreme Court of CaliforniaMember1996 - Present
American Immigration Lawyers Association (California chapter)DMV Liaison2013 - 2014
Legal cases
Case nameOutcome
Taslimi v. Holder, No 05-71006Case was remanded to the Immigration Judge where petitioner was granted asylum.
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Publication nameTitleDate
Ninth Circuit Court of AppealsTaslimi v. Holder, No. 05-710062010
UNESCO PublicationsCurrent Developments in International Humanitarian Law1994
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
Whittier College School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor1995
Henri Dunant InstituteLawCertificate in Human Rights and Humanitarian Law1993
Institut International des Droits de l'HommeLawCertificate in Human Rights and Humanitarian Law1993
California State University, NorthridgePsychologyBA - Bachelor of Arts1985
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
SeminarImmigration and Nationality2014
SeminarImmigration and Nationality2013
SeminarImmigration and Nationality2010
SeminarImmigration and Nationality2000