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Languages spoken: Tagalog

Practice areas


  1. Immigration: 100%
    29 years

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  • Ross Brenton Russell

    Millie-Ann is an exceptional attorney who is highly respected within the legal community. She is known as a zealous advocate who delivers results for her clients. I endorse this lawyer.


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    I endorse this lawyer. I have known Millie-Ann for more than 20 years. I have sent her several referrals for assistance with Immigration matters and the people I have sent to her all reported positive feedback about Millie-Ann's legal work and conscientious assistance for her clients.


    Evelyn Crane Employment and labor Attorney
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84 W Santa Clara St Ste 360
San Jose, CA, 95113


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Award nameGrantorDate granted
ImmigrationBest Lawyers in America2013
ImmigrationBest Lawyers in America2012
ImmigrationBest Lawyers in America2011
Silicon Valley's Top 300 Lawyers, Immigration LawSan Jose Magazine2002
Silicon Valley's Top 300 Lawyers, Immigration LawSan Jose Magazine2001
Silicon Valley's Top 300 Lawyers, Immigration LawSan Jose Magazine2000
Silicon Valley's Best Lawyers, Immigration LawSan Jose Magazine1999
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
PartnerSchwerin and Sumcad Law Offices1988 - Present
Association namePosition nameDuration
American Immigration Lawyers AssociationMember1988 - Present
State Bar of CaliforniaN/A1987 - Present
Santa Clara Valley AILA (SCV)SCV Chapter Chair1992 - 1993
Santa Clara Valley AILAChair Elect1991 - 1992
Santa Clara County Bar AssociationChair, Immigration Section1990 - 1991
Publication nameTitleDate
23rd AILA Annual CA PublicationCo-editor2010
Emerging Issues in Immigration LawEditor1994
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
San Francisco Law SchoolLawJD - Juris Doctor1985
San Francisco State UniversityJournalismOther - Bachelors1981
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
AILA California ConferenceAdjustment of Status Panel2002