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Practice areas


  1. Immigration: 100%
    10 years



Fixed (always)

Payment types:

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Nelson & Nunez, APC

1500 Quail St.
Suite 460
Newport Beach, CA, 92660


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Avvo contributions
Legal answers
Award nameGrantorDate granted
2013 Top Contributor AwardAVVO2013
Immigration Clinic Practitioner of the YearNotre Dame Law School2006
Dean's ListNotre Dame Law School2006
Dean's ListNotre Dame Law School2005
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
PartnerNelson & Nunez, APC2015 - Present
Managing AttorneyThe Nunez Firm2008 - 2015
AssociateNguyen & Luu2007 - 2008
AssociateCollins, Collins, Muir & Stewart2006 - 2007
Association namePosition nameDuration
Notre Dame ProfessionalsMember2012 - Present
Los Angeles County Bar AssociationImmigration Law Section2008 - Present
Orange County Bar AssociationImmigration Law Section2008 - Present
American Immigration Lawyers AssociationN/A2007 - Present
State Bar of CaliforniaMember2006 - Present
Bukassa Family Reunification ProjectFounder2005 - 2007
Legal cases
Case nameOutcome
Matter of ChankayApproval
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School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
Notre Dame Law SchoolN/AJD - Juris DoctorN/A
University of California - Santa BarbaraN/AOther - BachelorsN/A
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
American Immigration Lawyers AssociationDomestic Violence and Immigration Law2012
Association for Continuing Legal EducationImmigration Law2011