Ruby L. Powers is the founder of Powers Law Group, P.C. located in Houston, Texas, a four-attorney firm focusing on immigration law including waivers of inadmissibility, asylum, deportation, family– and employment-based petitions. She is Board Certified in Immigration and Nationality Law by the Texas Board of Legal Specialization. She attended the University of Texas and the University of North Carolina School of Law. Powers lived and studied in Mexico, Spain, Belgium, Turkey, and UAE and speaks Spanish and French. She serves as the AILA Texas Chapter Advocacy Chair and the AILA Media Advocacy Committee as well as the HBA Law Practice Management Section Chair. She is a frequent speaker and author on immigration law and law practice management topics. In 2011-2012, she ran her law firm from Dubai and Turkey for 14 months. She is a 2015 graduate of the Goldman Sachs 10,000 Small Businesses program. In 2018, Powers also graduated from Leadership Houston Class 36.