Amy L. Becerra Esq.

Amy L. Becerra Esq.

Thomas Nelson Community College
  • Immigration Law
  • Oregon
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Summary

Ms. Becerra is pleased to offer her clients quality legal, writing and editing services. Admitted to the Oregon State Bar, Ms. Becerra is located in the heart of Virginia's Historic Triangle where she provides counsel and representation to clients in U.S. Immigration & Naturalization matters.

Practice Area
  • Immigration Law
Fees
  • Rates, Retainers and Additional Information
    Flat rates offered.
Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice
Oregon
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Languages
  • English: Spoken, Written
  • French: Written
  • Spanish: Spoken, Written
Professional Experience
Adjunct Professor
Thomas Nelson Community College
- Current
U.S. Immigration & Naturalization Attorney
Amy L. Becerra, Esq.
- Current
Counsel and represent clients in Immigration & Naturalization law, specializing in family-based immigrant and nonimmigrant visas, including adjustment of status and consular processing; K-1 fiance(e); K-3 US citizen spouse; I-751 removal of condition on residence; U nonimmigrant status; hardship waivers; naturalization and certificate of citizenship applications.
Of Counsel, Immigration & Naturalization
Swynford Law Group, PC
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Attorney at Law
Kaufman Law Office
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Appeared before EOIR Immigration Courts and Board of Immigration Appeals and INS/BCIS/USCIS. Represented clients in asylum (political and/or religious persecution), family- and employer-based immigration visas, nonimmigrant visas (including religious worker R-1 and special immigrant visas), TPS, LIFE, NACARA, and naturalization.
Attorney at Law
Munro, Nelson, Pearl & McKown
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Prepared employer-based nonimmigrant petitions (H-1B, L-1A & L-1B, TN) for corporate clients.
Legislative Counsel Intern--Joint Judiciary Committee
Oregon State Legislature
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Conducted legal research and presented findings to Committee. Published to 5 state congresses.
Legal Specialist
Judge Advocate General, Oregon Army National Guard
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Drafted and reviewed hundreds of wills and trusts for Oregon Army & Air National Guard servicemembers in preparation for overseas mobilization.
Assistant English Teacher
Yamagata Prefectural Board of Education, Murayama-shi, Japan
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Taught English language to over 2000 students in 7 junior high schools.
Editor/ Print & Photojournalist/ Public Affairs Training Coordinator
115th Public Affairs Detachment--Oregon Army National Guard
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Edited newspaper (circulation 11,000+) for Oregon National Guard. Wrote news & feature articles and press releases. Designed newsletters and legislative materials. Trained others in newswriting, photography, and public affairs.
Education
Willamette University College of Law
J.D. | Law
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Honors: Who's Who Among Law Students 2000 High Papers: Comparative Constitutional Law; Comparative Law Trustees' Merit Scholarship
Activities: Moot Court Board Academic Affairs Committee International Law Socity, President WU Public Interest Law Project, Public Relations Chair Law Exchange Student, Pontificia Universidad Catolica del Ecuador
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Oregon State University
Postgraduate Certificate | Latin American Affairs
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Honors: Dean's List (5 consecutive terms)
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Oregon State University
B.A. | Cultural & Linguistic Anthropology
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Honors: Dean's List
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Professional Associations
Oregon State Bar House of Delegates
Delegate
- Current
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American Immigration Lawyers Association
Member
- Current
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Oregon State Bar # 002016
Member
- Current
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Oregon State Bar House of Delegates
Delegate
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Websites & Blogs
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