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Sarah C.

Sarah Corstange

95 reviews
Sarah’s practice, Corstange Law, focuses on immigration for startups and businesses to help them come up with strategies to keep their founders, investors, and employees in the US. She provides all of the necessary advice to ensure her clients stay in compliance with the immigration laws. Her interest in international law inspired her to live and travel in the Middle East for years.
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Lois (Nuo Jia) L.

Lois (Nuo Jia) Li

35 reviews
Lois Li is a commercial attorney with extensive experience in business law. She primarily focuses on assisting startup and small businesses. Lois served as an in-house and outside counsel in the past. She has a license to practice law in two countries, including the United States and Canada. Lois is able to assist clients in Chinese and English. She completed a degree in law at the University of Detroit Mercy School of Law. Lois is currently an attorney at Alpine Law PLLC.
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Karen M.

Karen Miller

2 reviews
Karen Miller, the host of the television show "Legal Hot Seat", has been the Owner of her own Law Firm since 1996, handling cases in Family Law, Criminal Law, Immigration and Crimmigation matters. Her focus is equally divided between legal matters regarding divorce, domestic violence, child support, child custody and family. Karen has been a member of the American Bar Association for 20 years. She obtained her J.D. from the University of West Los Angeles School of Law - West Los Angeles.
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Heshmat A.

Heshmat Ali

Heshmat Ali is a corporate attorney who has been practicing law for over a decade. He is licensed to practice law in California and obtained his legal degree from the Southwestern Law School. Heshmat specializes in reviewing, drafting and negotiating commercial contracts. He also deals with legal cases related to immigration law. Heshmat often provides his legal assistance to startup companies. He served as an attorney at the Orange County Public Defender between 2008 and 2014.
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Collin S.

Collin Schaefer

Collin Schaefer started his legal career out interning for The University of Wisconsin-Madison. After that, he became a Law Clerk, as well as a Student Attorney. After spending two years working as an Attorney with Madden Vanderloop S.C., he now manages his own Law Office. Collin handles legal matters in areas such as International Business, Sales and Technology. Collin studied with The University of Wisconsin-Madison, he has also obtained his B.A. in International Business, Sales and Spanish.
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Joseph C.

Joseph Caraccio

2 reviews
Attorney at Law Joseph Caraccio has dealt with immigration issues at Pollack, Pollack Isaac, and DeCicco since 2012. He comes with high recommendations- former clients have said that Caraccio is considerate, punctual, and trustworthy. As an associate lawyer at his firm, Caraccio is dedicated to helping clients stay in the US when facing deportation.
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Vanessa M.

Vanessa Mcgill

Vanessa has earned an impeccable reputation by providing the finest legal services in a uniquely streamlined manner. Serving a rapidly growing number of clients across the US, Vanessa assists entrepreneurs with every facet of their business from formation to IP protection. Her strength is the ability to provide high quality, yet affordable legal services.
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Sujin K.

Sujin Kim

Sujin founded Gulf Coast Immigration to meet the growing need for comprehensive and sophisticated services in all aspects of immigration. Her practice provides guidance, advice, counsel, and representation for businesses and individuals in matters of immigrant and nonimmigrant visas. She has represented US and international clients, including institutional, business, and individual clients.
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Merlaine B.

Merlaine Bissainthe

2 reviews
With a vested interest in all her clients, Merlaine Bissainthe supports small startups in business formation, contract drafting, and negotiation. A speaker of Haitian Creole and Spanish, she is experienced in navigating clients through the legal immigration system to retain employees. Ms. Bissainthe currently works as in-house counsel, providing legal advice to all levels of management.
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