Emily has represented immigrants in Georgia and across the United States since graduating from Emory Law School in 2015. Emily’s law practice focuses on deportation/removal defense and family-based petitions. Specifically, Emily specializes in bond proceedings for immigrants in ICE custody, waivers in immigration court, marriage-based green cards, naturalization applications, and special immigrant juvenile cases. Emily has successfully represented a vast number of immigrants with criminal issues and has been asked to speak to her peers in the immigration field regarding “crimmigration” issues.
Emily’s bilingual abilities allow her to connect with her English and Spanish speaking clients so that they can better understand the complex immigration system. Emily is relentless in obtaining successful results for her clients, and she has built a reputation for aggressively and creatively representing her clients in the courtroom and before U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services. Emily’s passion and expertise led her to be selected as a 2020 Georgia Super Lawyers Rising Star.