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Zainab Abdalsalam Alwan

Immigration Attorney

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Licensed for 10 years
State GA
Status Active Member in Good Standing
Acquired 2012
Updated 11/03/2022

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Posted by Joseph & Albertina | February 6, 2014
HIGHLY RECOMMEND ZAINAB AND HER TEAM
Zainab was introduced to us by her boss after the team had evaluated our case and directed Zainab to work with us. She was exceptional in making my wife to feel calm and confident because she's a very sensitive and emotional person. We went through every process smoothly and on time. Response to our case was resolve earlier than anticipated considering the complication of the issue. I'd without the slightest hesitation recommend her to anyone looking for immigration solution.
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AVVO RATING 9.1 (Superb)

Work Experience

  • Associate Attorney
  • Socheat Chea PC
  • 2020 - Present
  • Attorney
  • Solano Law Firm LLC
  • 2017 - 2018
  • Attorney
  • Georgia Asylum and Immigration Network
  • 2015 - 2017
  • Attorney
  • Socheat Chea, PC
  • 2012 - 2015
  • Fellow
  • Georgia Asylum & Immigration Network
  • 2011 - 2012
  • Fellow
  • Atlanta Volunteer Lawyers Foundation
  • 2011 - 2011
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Education

  • Case Western Reserve University
  • JD - Juris Doctor
  • 2011
  • University of Rochester
  • BA - Bachelor of Arts
  • 2008

Associations

  • American Immigration Lawyers Association
  • Member
  • 2012 - Present
  • American Immigration Lawyers Association (Georgia-Alabama chapter)
  • USCIS Montgomery Field Office Liaison Chair
  • 2017 - 2018
  • American Immigration Lawyers Association (Georgia-Alabama chapter)
  • Ambassador to the American Immigration Council
  • 2016 - 2018
  • American Immigration Lawyers Association (Georgia-Alabama chapter)
  • Asylum Liaison Committee Member
  • 2016 - 2017
  • American Immigration Lawyers Association (Georgia-Alabama chapter)
  • USCIS Atlanta Field Office Liaison Committee Member
  • 2015 - 2016
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Languages Spoken

  • English

Honors and Awards

  • Saul Biskind Social Justice Award
  • Case Western Reserve University School of Law
  • 2010

Publications

Speaking Engagements

  • GA/AL AILA Conference
  • How to Prepare for USCIS Interviews
  • 2018
  • GA/AL AILA Conference
  • Asylum Law
  • 2017
  • Family Immigration Conference
  • Introduction to Common Waivers at USCIS and DOS
  • 2017
  • Family Immigration Conference
  • Introduction to Common Waivers at USCIS and DOS
  • 2016
  • GA/AL AILA Conference
  • Stateside Waivers
  • 2015
  • Family Immigration Conference
  • Introduction to Common Waivers at USCIS and DOS
  • 2015
  • Family Immigration Conference
  • Introduction to Common Waivers at USCIS and DOS
  • 2014
  • Syracuse University
  • I Speak for Myself: American Women on Being Muslim
  • 2012
  • University of Madison Wisconsin
  • I Speak for Myself: American Women on Being Muslim
  • 2011
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Attorney endorsements

Received (5)
Given (6)
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Immigration Attorney | Nov 12
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
"Zainab is an excellent attorney. She is knowledgeable, passionate and dedicated when it comes to representing her clients but is also kind and compassionate. I highly recommend her. As a fellow immigration lawyer, it is my pleasure to endorse Zainab."
Immigration Attorney | Jan 07
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
"I've worked with Zainab on the local USCIS/AILA liaison committee. Zainab has a stellar reputation amongst her peers as a caring, thoughtful, and competent advocate."
Immigration Attorney | Dec 03
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
"Ms. Alwan is a true inspiration to rising immigration attorneys. Her passion, dedication, and commitment to this area of the law is impeccable. Ms. Alwan is very knowledgeable in the area of immigration and I highly recommend her."
Immigration Attorney | Mar 07
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
"I endorse this lawyer."
Immigration Attorney | Feb 13
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
"Ms. Alwan is kind, thoughtful, and intelligent. Since meeting her a few years ago in a non-profit, I have been consistently impressed with her dedication and passion for the law and her clients. Her kindness can help carry you through frustrating and complex situations."

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Immigration Lawyer Zainab Abdalsalam Alwan
Zainab Abdalsalam Alwan
Immigration Attorney
Licensed for 10 years