Mechanicsville Immigration Lawyers

Miguel Palmeiro
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Miguel Palmeiro
Rockville, MD Immigration Law Lawyer with 11 years of experience
(301) 363-2191 11821 Parklawn Dr, Suite 306
Rockville, MD 20852
Free ConsultationImmigration, Medical Malpractice, Nursing Home and Personal Injury
University of Maryland Francis King Carey School of Law
Mr. Miguel Palmeiro is a Plaintiffs Trial attorney in DC and Maryland. He has recently been selected as a Top Personal Injury Lawyer under 40. He manages a firm that takes pride in working closely with clients like you to help you get the personalized justice they deserve. The son of immigrants, Mr. Palmeiro grew up in the DC Metro area. In 2006, He entered law school as a Leadership Scholar and became involved in trial advocacy classes and civil litigation as a member of Maryland's National Trial Team. Upon graduation in 2009 Mr. Palmeiro began litigating personal...
Jumoke F Oladapo
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Jumoke F Oladapo
Greenbelt, MD Immigration Law Lawyer with 12 years of experience
(301) 533-8600 6305 Ivy Lane
Suite 605
Greenbelt, MD 20770
Immigration, Divorce and Family
University of Baltimore School of Law
You will get a personalized quality legal consultation or representation you deserve when you choose my services at Ivylaw. I am the Manging Attorney at Ivylaw Law Office, Greenbelt, Maryland. I am Passionate about helping my clients, both individuals and companies to navigate successfully through the system of U.S immigration and nationality law. My services enable my client to realize their immigration desires and intents, and help them become suceesful contributing members of the society in the United States. Being an immigrant, I know, feel and understand your immigration needs and I am commited to providing successful immigration solutions...
Davin Van Eyken
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Davin Van Eyken
Laurel , MD Immigration Law Lawyer with 10 years of experience
(301) 476-4995 14502 Greenview Dr.
Ste. 300A
Laurel , MD 20708
Immigration, Bankruptcy, Estate Planning and Real Estate
American University Washington College of Law and North Carolina Central University School of Law
A Trustworthy, Honest, and Accessible Attorney who will help you through your Bankruptcy.

Davin Van Eyken's experience in handling hundreds of bankruptcy cases has exposed him to many complex financial situations. It is important to plan ahead, and focus on what should be done to address the array of intertwining issues that will have an effect on your case disposition. Davin will provide you with the information you need to know and counsel you as to what you need to do to responsibly address the problems you may have.

"I go the extra mile in providing my experience, skills and personal...
Li Weng
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Li Weng
Rockville, MD Immigration Law Lawyer with 8 years of experience
(301) 804-8356 10741 Gloxinia Dr
Rockville, MD 20852
Free ConsultationImmigration, Estate Planning and Family
University of Texas - Austin
Founding partner Li Weng works in Rockville Law Group LLC’s practice areas of estate planning, family law, and immigration. Li brings a background of over 6 years in estate planning, anticorruption, and trade matters, as well as transnational practice experience. Over several years, Li advised multinational companies undergoing internal and SEC investigations on potential violations by the companies’ subsidiaries of anti-bribery provisions of the Foreign Corrupt Practices Act. In addition, she represented companies during ITC investigations of antidumping and countervailing duty matters. Most recently, Li was employed with the Rockville, MD firm of Altman and Associates, where she helped the...
Rebecca Niburg
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Rebecca Niburg
Laurel, MD Immigration Law Attorney with 17 years of experience
(443) 741-2258 324 Main Street #686
Laurel, MD 20725
Immigration, Appeals, Collections and Domestic Violence
Washington University School of Law
Immigration attorney with over a decade experience as an immigration officer for the federal government. Bringing that specialized knowledge and expertise to help navigate an increasingly complex immigration law system. Serving Maryland and DC.
Brian C. Williams
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Brian C. Williams
Hyattsville, MD Immigration Law Attorney with 23 years of experience
(301) 891-8485 6475 New Hampshire Ave
#205
Hyattsville, MD 20783
Immigration, Bankruptcy, Business and Collections
Howard University School of Law
I am an experienced Maryland and District of Columbia Attorney. My practice areas include Bankruptcy, Foreclosure, Immigration, Personal Injury, Car Accidents, and Debtor/Creditor Law. I take great pride in providing personalized and effective representation. I am dedicated to meeting the legal needs and goals of my clients.

In 1995, I received my B.S. in Marine & Environmental Science from Hampton University. I earned my J.D. from Howard University School of Law in 1998. I am admitted to practice in Maryland, District of Columbia, the U.S. District Court District of Maryland, and the U.S. District Court District of Columbia.
Dawn Chere Sequeira
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Dawn Chere Sequeira
Bethesda, MD Immigration Law Lawyer with 12 years of experience
(301) 529-1912 10411 Motor City Drive
Suite 750
Bethesda, MD 20817
Immigration
American University Washington College of Law
I became an immigration attorney to help preserve this country's legacy as a land of opportunity and freedom. With my hard work, perseverance, and a strong advocate by their side, my clients were able to achieve the American Dream.
Ignacio Alberto Donoso
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Ignacio Alberto Donoso
Bethesda, MD Immigration Law Lawyer with 25 years of experience
(301) 276-0653 7401 Wisconsin Ave.
Suite 400, 4th Floor
Bethesda, MD 20814
Free ConsultationImmigration
McGill Univ and The George Washington University Law School
Ignacio Donoso is nationally recognized as a leading immigration attorney, with expertise in visas for investors, professionals, researchers, start-ups and family immigration. Mr. Donoso is an award-winning attorney. He was recognized in 2015, 2016 and 2018 as one of the Top 25 EB-5 immigration attorneys in the U.S. by EB-5 Investors Magazine.

Donoso & Associates offers immigration services and visa processes for the U.S. as well as Canada, Mexico and India. Our team of attorneys and are fluent in English, Spanish, French and Hindi.

Prior to founding Donoso & Associates in 2013, Mr. Donoso served from 2007 to 2013...
Christina Wilkes
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Christina Wilkes
Takoma Park, MD Immigration Law Lawyer with 16 years of experience
(301) 576-0491 7050 Carroll Avenue
Suite 202
Takoma Park, MD 20912
Immigration
The George Washington University Law School
Ms. Wilkes is the founder of Wilkes Legal, LLC, a cutting edge, client-centered immigration law firm.

Ms. Wilkes has dedicated her career to supporting immigrants through work in the non-profit, private, and academic sectors. She has a long record of success handling family and humanitarian based immigration cases before the US Immigration Service and Immigration and Customs Enforcement, as well as deportation defense matters before the Immigration Courts and the Board of Immigration Appeals. She also appears regularly before the Superior Court for the District of Columbia and Maryland Circuit Courts on behalf of immigrant children. Ms. Wilkes has successfully...
Rachel Claire Zoghlin
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Rachel Claire Zoghlin
Bethesda, MD Immigration Law Attorney with 8 years of experience
(240) 203-8763 4922 Fairmont Avenue
Suite 200
Bethesda, MD 20814
Immigration
American University Washington College of Law
Mr. Serge Bauer
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Mr. Serge Bauer
CHEVY CHASE, MD Immigration Law Attorney with 30 years of experience
(301) 951-0700 4500 NORTH PARK AVENUE, STE 806
CHEVY CHASE, MD 20815
Immigration, International and Real Estate
Gilda O. Karpouzian
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Gilda O. Karpouzian
Annapolis, MD Immigration Law Attorney with 24 years of experience
(410) 280-8864 107 Ridgely Avenue, Suite 9
Annapolis, MD 21401
Immigration, Bankruptcy, Divorce and Domestic Violence
University of Maryland Francis King Carey School of Law
Gilda O. Karpouzian moved to Annapolis, Maryland 33 years ago. She graduated Magna Cum Laude from the University of Maryland in 1990 with degrees in Information System Management and Economics. After graduation, she worked for the Maryland Department of Legislative Reference for a year, then entered the University of Maryland School of Law where she obtained her Juris Doctor degree in 1996.

Ms. Karpouzian established her law firm in Annapolis, Maryland in1998 after few years of private practice in one of the larger law firms in Annapolis. She has represented clients from all Maryland cities, including Severna Park, Pasadena, Glen Burnie,...
Chuck J Mbadugha
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Chuck J Mbadugha
Laurel, MD Immigration Law Attorney with 31 years of experience
(301) 725-6060 9101 Cherry Lane, Suite 102
(Cherry Lane Professional Park)
Laurel, MD 20708
Immigration and Personal Injury
The George Washington University Law School
I am an American Citizen admitted to The Maryland Bar, Washington DC and The New york Bar as Attorney and Counselor at Law. I belong to New york , DC and Maryland Bar Associations. Holds a Masters Degree in Law from the George Washington University Law School specializing in Litigation and Alternative Dispute Resolution. First Admitted to The Supreme court of Nigeria in 1989 as a Lawyer. Worked with a British Oil company for several years as Legal and Community affairs Manager. Over 26 years combined experience in corporate practice and the Oil sector in Nigeria and will readily...
Michael Reuben Plummer
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Michael Reuben Plummer
Bowie, MD Immigration Law Lawyer with 7 years of experience
(240) 206-8287 16701 Melford Blvd.
Suite 441
Bowie, MD 20715
Free ConsultationImmigration
Liberty University School of Law
My name is Michael R. Plummer, attorney at law. I want to personally welcome you to Plummer Legal, LLC™. Many of our clients are pursuing their American Dream. Whether your dream is financial independence or providing your children with a better life, we can help. Our law firm has the knowledge and experience to make those goals a reality. Find out today why our clients consistently recommend our services to family and friends.

For your free consultation, call (240) 206-8287.

-Michael R. Plummer, Esq.
Michael L. Kabik
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Michael L. Kabik
Potomac, MD Immigration Law Attorney with 31 years of experience
(301) 231-0937 12505 Park Potomac Avenue
Potomac, MD 20854
Immigration and International
Temple University
Michael L. Kabik is a widely recognized leader in the Immigration Bar and legal community. A mentor to younger practitioners in the field, Mr. Kabik regularly directs and teaches Immigration Law Continuing Legal Education courses to other lawyers. Mr. Kabik concentrates his practice exclusively on Immigration Law and is Chairman of the Shulman Rogers' Immigration, Nationality, and Consular Practice Group. He provides clients with a broad full-service employment-based, family-based, naturalization, and litigation immigration practice. Clients include large, medium, and small businesses engaged in the domestic and international transfer of foreign personnel, including executives, managers, and other highly skilled professionals,...
Dinesh C. Verma
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Dinesh C. Verma
Bethesda, MD Immigration Law Lawyer with 23 years of experience
(240) 456-0000 4550 Montgomery Avenue
Suite 775N
Bethesda, MD 20814
Immigration, Business, IP and Real Estate
The George Washington University Law School
Dinesh C. Verma concentrates his practice in commercial litigation and immigration matters. He routinely litigates matters involving restrictive covenants, trade secrets, real estate, construction and other commercial matters. Prior to the firm's establishment in 2000, Mr. Verma served as law clerk to the Hon. Laura D. Millman, Special Master, U.S. Court of Federal Claims, and worked for a Washington, DC firm where he handled complex commercial, airline, and banking cases.
Eunice Gray Hogan
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Eunice Gray Hogan
Greenbelt, MD Immigration Law Attorney with 29 years of experience
(301) 474-4044 7319 Hanover Parkway
Ste. C
Greenbelt, MD 20770
Immigration, Consumer, Divorce and Family
William & Mary Marshall-Wythe School of Law
After spending more than a decade as an insurance defense attorney for a state agency and a fortune 500 Insurance company, Ms. Hogan decided to pursue her real passion for the law by establishing her firm. The law office’s mission is to provide professional legal services to each client in a caring way. Practice Areas Family Law: Divorce, Separation, Separation Agreements, Child Support, Child Visitation, Child Custody, Spousal Support, Restraining Orders, Simples Wills and Powers of Attorney. Immigration: Asylum, Naturalization, Consulate Processing, Fiancé and Spousal Visas, Green Cards, Adjustment of Status, Waivers, Deportation and Removal Proceedings
Mayabanza S. Bangudi
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Mayabanza S. Bangudi
Laurel, MD Immigration Law Lawyer with 16 years of experience
(410) 384-4224 603 7th Street
Suite 301
Laurel, MD 20707
Immigration, Business and Family
Georgetown University Law Center
Lynn Garfinkel
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Lynn Garfinkel
Bethesda, MD Immigration Law Attorney with 14 years of experience
(202) 640-4420 7939 Norfolk Avenue
Suite 290
Bethesda, MD 20814
Immigration and International
Immigration Lawyer, Lynn Garfinkel, Esq., has been helping clients prevent and solve problems for eight years. She recently launched Garfinkel Immigration Law, LLC to better serve client needs.Lynn Garfinkel represents clients seeking green cards, temporary and permanent visas, family and work petitions, deportation defense, naturalization, and religious, political, and gender based asylum, and benefits under the Violence Against Women Act. Ms. Garfinkel has experience with a variety of employment based petitions, including intracompany transferees, specialty occupations, professionals, researchers, and more.Finally, Ms. Garfinkel successfully represents clients at consulates around the world. Ms. Garfinkel is currently Chair of the Asylum...
Robert Katz
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Robert Katz
Bethesda, MD Immigration Law Lawyer with 47 years of experience
(301) 470-7201 6701 Democracy Blvd
Suite 300
Bethesda, MD 20817
Free ConsultationImmigration, Medical Malpractice, Personal Injury and Workers' Comp
Robert Katz is one of the leading personal injury attorneys in the nation. For three decades, he has built one of the most successful personal injury practices. His practice employs six attorneys with approximately one hundred years combined experience as well as ten paralegals. He has obtained in excess of two hundred million dollars in compensation for his clients. He enjoys the highest peer review rating from Martindale-Hubbell. Mr. Katz prides himself in having developed the loyalty of many immigrant groups including the Asian, Spanish, African, Middle-Eastern, and many other populations that reside in the Mid-Atlantic region. Mr. Katz is currently a...
Gordana Schifanelli
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Gordana Schifanelli
Annapolis, MD Immigration Law Attorney
2450 Riva Road, 2nd Floor
Annapolis, MD 21401
Immigration, Divorce, Estate Planning and Stockbroker Fraud
University of Baltimore School of Law
The attorneys at Schifanelli & Associates are tough-minded advocates, expert researchers and litigators, focused, and determined to solve difficult cases. Marc Schifanelli is retired US Army Special Forces veteran with enourmous experience in immigration and criminal defense. Gordana Schifanelli is licensed financial advisor, littigator and focues in family law, child custody and FINRA Littigation/Broker Fraud.
Heidi Boas
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Heidi Boas
Takoma Park, MD Immigration Law Lawyer with 13 years of experience
(301) 576-0491 7050 Carroll Avenue
Suite 202
Takoma Park, MD 20912
Immigration
University of California - Berkeley
Heidi Boas has dedicated her legal career to assisting asylum-seekers, refugees, and other immigrants through her work with the U.S. Government, United Nations, and non-profit organizations.

Ms. Boas joined Wilkes Legal in 2018 after four years of government service with U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) and the Department of State. From 2014-2017, Ms. Boas worked at the Arlington Asylum Office, where she adjudicated the asylum claims of applicants from around the world. As a Senior Asylum Officer, Ms. Boas handled complex applications for asylum, including long-pending cases involving national security and terrorism-related issues. Ms. Boas also managed a team of...
Chikadibia Enekwe
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Chikadibia Enekwe
Largo, MD Immigration Law Attorney with 8 years of experience
(301) 880-9080 1401 Mercantile lane
Suite 200-x3
Largo, MD 20774
Immigration, Estate Planning, International and Personal Injury
Western Michigan University Cooley Law School
Aldo Terrazas
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Aldo Terrazas
SILVER SPRING, MD Immigration Law Lawyer
(888) 373-8743 2445 LYTTONSVILLE RD.
SUITE 505
SILVER SPRING, MD 20910
Free ConsultationImmigration, Criminal Defense, DUI & DWI and Personal Injury
University of Minnesota Law School
Aldo J. Terrazas is an experienced litigator and negotiator with over 25 years of experience. He takes over the worry and eases the anxiety of clients with effective and aggressive representation that inspire confidence. He has argued cases before state and federal courts and he has negotiated the resolution of hundreds of disputes. When only the tenacity of true advocate will do, Mr. Terrazas is the lawyer to call.
Joan Angella Lelma
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Joan Angella Lelma
Laurel, MD Immigration Law Lawyer with 19 years of experience
Suite 300A
Laurel, MD 20708
Immigration
Norman Manley Law School, University of London, Queen Mary, University of the West Indies (Barbados & Jamaica), University of London, Queen Mary and University of London, Queen Mary
Marysabel Milagros Nanney
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Marysabel Milagros Nanney
Annapolis, MD Immigration Law Lawyer with 24 years of experience
(410) 268-5070 716 Melvin Avenue
Annapolis, MD 21401
Immigration, Criminal Defense, Family and International
Lonny Bramzon
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Lonny Bramzon
Silver Spring, MD Immigration Law Lawyer with 16 years of experience
(301) 699-7699 8720 Georgia Avenue, Suite 1002
Silver Spring, MD 20910
Immigration, Criminal Defense, Divorce and Family
Mr. Bramzon is truly a counselor at law. Upon the gravest of circumstances, individuals have been seeking the counsel, help, and defense of Lonny Bramzon for years. He is a master of negotiations. He has a remarkable ability to communicate and connect with clients and adversaries alike. His understanding of the psychology of government agents and attorneys is bar none. He has been able to save the lives and liberty of countless individuals when the circumstances appeared hopeless. Despair does not exist in Lonny’s vocabulary. His ability to speak to a jury and eloquently present his legal issues to...
Patricia Minikon
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Patricia Minikon
Greenbelt, MD Immigration Law Lawyer with 28 years of experience
(301) 220-2280 6301 Ivy Lane Suite 700
Greenbelt, MD 20770
Immigration
Patricia B. Minikon is an immigration attorney in private practice in the Washington, D.C. and Baltimore metropolitan areas. She has represented hundreds of clients in all areas of immigration law, including individual clients as well as corporate clients. For over 18 years, she has enjoyed an above-average track record of successful representations for individuals: winning asylum for her clients before the Asylum Office and in Immigration Court, successfully keeping families together via the immigration petition process, and successfully defending clients against deportation or removal. She has been equally successful in assisting business clients to obtain permanent resident status and temporary...
Kirk Rankin IV
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Kirk Rankin IV
Wheaton, MD Immigration Law Attorney with 27 years of experience
(301) 933-4648 11002 Viers Mill Rd, Suite 600
Suite 210
Wheaton, MD 20902
Immigration, Bankruptcy and Personal Injury
The George Washington University Law School
Kirk Rankin was born in Washington DC and graduated with Honors from The George Washington University Law School in 1993. He studied finance and economics at The American University where he graduated in 1987. Mr. Rankin founded the Law Offices of Kirk Rankin and Associates nearly 20 years ago after practicing law for 5 years with another attorney.

Mr. Rankin was admitted to the Bars of Maryland, Virginia and the District of Columbia. He is also admitted to practice before the United States District Courts for Maryland, Virginia, as well as the USCIS and all Immigration Courts.

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Ross D. Hecht
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Ross D. Hecht
Upper Marlboro, MD Immigration Law Lawyer with 28 years of experience
(877) 444-0909 14749 Main St
Suite 7
Upper Marlboro, MD 20772
Free ConsultationImmigration, Bankruptcy, Criminal Defense and DUI & DWI
Attorney Ross Hecht is actively admitted and licensed to practice law in all Courts of the State of Maryland and in the District of Columbia. His primary area of expertise is Litigation. He is experienced in all areas of criminal defense and trial work, both at the misdemeanor and felony levels to state and federal appellate level. Law Offices also handles Juvenile Court Cases, Extradition Matters, in addition to Last Wills and Testaments, Living Wills, and Powers of Attorney
Juan Carlos Washington
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Juan Carlos Washington
Silver Spring, MD Immigration Law Lawyer with 22 years of experience
(301) 949-5001 11510 Georgia Avenue
Suite 150
Silver Spring, MD 20902
Immigration
University of Baltimore School of Law
Ali Herischi
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Ali Herischi
Bethesda, MD Immigration Law Attorney with 12 years of experience
(301) 363-4540 7201 Wisconsin Ave
Suite 450
Bethesda, MD 20814
Immigration, Civil Rights, Employment and International
Ali Herischi is the principal at the law firm of Herischi & Associates. He practices in areas of human rights litigation, which includes FSIA, ATCA, TVPA, and ATA. His practice also includes labor and employment, Iran's sanctions, immigration, and technology business startups.

Additionally, he represents clients in business negotiation and mediation settings. Mr. Herischi is a licensed mediator and conducts mediation sessions for business, family and individual conflicts.

Mr. Herischi also provides strategic consulting with technology startups, and work as in-house counsel. He is is a member of board of directors of few startup and not-for-profit companies.

Mr. Herischi is a...
Kris Iliev Keegan
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Kris Iliev Keegan
Bethesda, MD Immigration Law Attorney with 16 years of experience
(301) 204-6818 6525 Greentree Rd
Bethesda, MD 20817
Immigration, Criminal Defense, DUI & DWI and Personal Injury
UDC David A. Clarke School of Law
Hugo Alfaro
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Hugo Alfaro
Silver Spring , MD Immigration Law Attorney with 17 years of experience
(240) 608-6800 12020 Georgia Avenue
Suite A
Silver Spring , MD 20902
Immigration, Criminal Defense, Divorce and Family
Melanie Andrea Acuna
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Melanie Andrea Acuna
Rockville, MD Immigration Law Lawyer with 11 years of experience
(301) 363-2191 11821 Parklawn Drive
Suite 250
Rockville, MD 20852
Immigration, Criminal Defense, DUI & DWI and Personal Injury
UDC David A. Clarke School of Law
Regina Wanjiru Njogu
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Regina Wanjiru Njogu
Beltsville, MD Immigration Law Attorney with 14 years of experience
(240) 294-7353 Ste. 450
Beltsville, MD 20705
Immigration, Family and Personal Injury
Rachel Ullman
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Rachel Ullman
Silver Spring, MD Immigration Law Lawyer with 35 years of experience
(301) 949-5001 11510 Georgia Avenue
Suite 150
Silver Spring, MD 20902
Immigration
Nataly C Mendocilla Esq
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Nataly C Mendocilla Esq
Annapolis, MD Immigration Law Attorney
(800) 806-8401 1997 Annapolis Exchange Pkwy
Suite 300
Annapolis, MD 21401
Immigration, Divorce, Domestic Violence and Family
Jennifer Marie Jurney
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Jennifer Marie Jurney
Bethesda, MD Immigration Law Attorney
(240) 403-0913 4922 Fairmont Avenue, Suite 200
Bethesda, MD 20814
Immigration
Juan C. Washington
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Juan C. Washington
Hyattsville, MD Immigration Law Lawyer
8201 Corporate Drive
Suite 1160
Hyattsville, MD 20785
Immigration
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