Giselle Ayala Mateus

Giselle Ayala Mateus

G.A.M Law Office P.C.
  • Immigration Law, Intellectual Property, Business Law ...
  • New York
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As an entrepreneur herself and an immigrant, Giselle knows precisely how to counsel clients and serve them with excellence. After finishing law school in Colombia and being admitted to practice law in this country, Giselle came to the United States to complete a Masters of Laws with the Brooklyn Law School. While being a single mom law school student in the U.S., Giselle completed her studies and a Business Law specialization. As part of her legal education in the U.S., Giselle worked with Good Counsel Services; a nonprofit organization focused on educating and empowering nonprofits and social entrepreneurs.

In 2018, Giselle created FOCUS, a not-for-profit project focused on supporting entrepreneurs and artists. Giselle has served as counsel and representative on issues related to the review and drafting of commercial contracts, creative developments, transfer of intangible rights, and business formation in the United States. Giselle has also performed as a leading attorney in adjustment of status processes, asylum application, work visas, interview with immigration officials, presentation and foreign documents validation.

Likewise, she has worked as a simultaneous interpreter for family processes, immigration, and application for public benefits. On March 27th, 2021, during the celebration of Latin Women, titled “Powerful Women”, Giselle was recognized by the New York State Assembly with a Certificate of Merit for Outstanding Achievement Entrepreneur.

Dedicated to her clients and her law practice, Giselle is currently communicating to her audience via social media, Facebook, Youtube, Quora, and more. Her service-oriented approach has lead her to where she is now. Giselle is a current member of the New York State Bar (NYSBA), the American Immigr

Practice Areas
    Immigration Law
    Asylum, Citizenship, Deportation Defense, Family Visas, Green Cards, Immigration Appeals, Investment Visas, Marriage & Fiancé(e) Visas, Student Visas, Visitor Visas, Work Visas
    Intellectual Property
    Business Law
    Business Contracts, Business Dissolution, Business Finance, Business Formation, Business Litigation, Franchising, Mergers & Acquisitions, Partnership & Shareholder Disputes
    Trademark Litigation, Trademark Registration
    Consumer Law
    Class Action, Lemon Law
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  • Credit Cards Accepted
Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice
New York
New York State Office of Court Administration
ID Number: 5724505
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  • English: Spoken, Written
  • Spanish: Spoken, Written
Professional Experience
Principal Attorney
G.A.M Law Office P.C.
- Current
Law Office of Richard La Salle
Brooklyn Law School
LL.M. (2018) | Business Law
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Professional Associations
State Bar of New York  # 5724505
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American Immigration Lawyers Association New York Chapter
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New York Intellectual Property Law Association
Co-Chair Publications Committee
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Articles & Publications
Andy Warhol’s Pop Art Makes it to the U.S. Supreme Court. Is the Prince Series Artwork Fair Use?
New York Intellectual Property Law Association
End of the year Trademark Law Review
Speaking Engagements
How Endorsement Agreements Work, Contract Tear Down Show
Law Insider
Celebrity influencer agreements are a special breed of product endorsement contracts. Watch as attorney Giselle Ayala tears down Shaq’s agreement with Papa John’s, in which the famous basketball player-turned-pizza-guru agrees that the company can use his image to create unique advertising content. There’s a lot to learn about how contracts can protect influencers and make big companies happy with their endorsement deals, so let’s tear it down!
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Legal Answers
31 Questions Answered
Q. I want to cancel a lease on an apartment I havent moved into yet, they are saying have to pay 2 months rent?
A: It depends of the agreement, the execution and the reason for cancelling.
Q. Can I start a business, register to E-Verify and work on a side startup while maintaining my full-time job on STEM OPT?
A: E-Verify is for Established US Employers. You OPT only allows you work for a US employer. This could be interpreted as working without authorizarion. You should get legal counsel first.
Q. Hello, Can a gay G4 visa holder (non decision) from a LGBT-persecuting country apply for a Green Card.
A: There is a provision of immigration law that allows certain long-term international organization employees and their eligible family members to apply for special immigrant status and become permanent residents of the U.S. (get a Green Card) as long as their organization remains recognized.
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Contact & Map
Law Office of Giselle Ayala Mateus
115 E 23rd St. Fl. 3. Suite 503
New York, NY 10010
Monday: Open 24 hours
Tuesday: Open 24 hours
Wednesday: Open 24 hours (Today)
Thursday: Open 24 hours
Friday: Open 24 hours
Saturday: Open 24 hours
Sunday: Closed