Maria Lopez, Esq.
Ms. Maria Lopez immigrated to the United States when she was 8 years old from Venezuela, searching for a better future. Being an immigrant herself, Ms. Lopez understands the difficulties, heartaches, and worries immigrants face daily and how having a skilled immigration attorney can ease those troubles. Facing these difficulties motivated Ms. Lopez to study law and specialize in immigration law.
Ms. Lopez obtained her Juris Doctor degree from Florida Coastal School of Law. During law school, Ms. Lopez was a volunteer helping those who wanted to fulfill the American Dream in becoming U.S. citizens.
Ms. Lopez has handled thousands of Asylum, Family Petition, Citizenship, and Removal Defense cases. It is Ms. Lopez’s passion to help those in need and to tirelessly fight for immigrants’ rights.
Ms. Lopez is licensed to practice in the State of Florida and is fluent in English and Spanish.
"Fight for the things that you care about, but do it in a way that will lead others to join you." – Ruth Bader Ginsburg
Areas of Practice:
• Florida Coastal School of Law, Jacksonville, Florida, J.D. (2018)
• Florida International University, Miami, Florida, B.A. (2015)
Professional Associations and Memberships:
The Florida Bar, Member (2018 - Present)
American Immigration Lawyers Association, Member (2018 - Present)
Achievements and Awards:
Pro Bono Honors Award (2018)
The Florida Bar, 2018 - Present