Tracie L. Klinke

Tracie L. Klinke

Attorney Profile

Top Rated Immigration Attorney in Marietta, GA

Klinke Immigration, LLC
 | 320 Cherokee Street NE, Suite C
Marietta, GA 30060
Phone: 678-713-4255
Selected to Rising Stars: 2014 - 2017
Licensed Since: 2009
Practice Areas:
  • Immigration: Consumer
Attorney Profile

Tracie L. Klinke is a solo law practitioner in Marietta, Georgia. Klinke Immigration, LLC opened in October 2012 and the firm's focus is on family-based immigration and assisting vulnerable populations – particularly those who have been trafficked or been victims of violent crime. Tracie is active in the American Immigration Lawyers Association (AILA) where she has presented around the country on domestic violence, asylum, best practices before USCIS and going solo. She has served in leadership roles on national and local level committees, including the USCIS Field Operations Committee, New Members Division, and the Georgia-Alabama Chapter Conference Planning Committee.

Tracie is also a member of the Cobb County DV Task Force and is on the Board of Directors for the Georgia Asylum & Immigration Network (GAIN) and Caminar Latino. Her B.A. and M.A. are from the University of Kansas and her J.D. was obtained at Georgia State University. She is licensed to practice before state and federal courts throughout Georgia and is a member of the U.S. Supreme Court Bar.

About Tracie Klinke

Admitted: 2009, Georgia

Professional Webpage: http://www.klinkeimmigration.com/en/about/attorneys/tracie-k...

Honors and Awards:

  • Volunteer Mentor of the Year, GAIN (Georgia Asylum and Immigration Network), 2011
  • Graduated Law School Cum Laude, 2009

Bar/Professional Activity:

  • AILA National, Chair for USCIS Field Operations Committee, 2015, 2016
  • Co-Chair, AILA Georgia-Alabama Chapter, 2016 Chapter Conference Planning Committee, 2016
  • AILA Georgia-Alabama Chapter, First Vice Chair, 2016
  • AILA National, Membership Committee, 2016
  • AILA Georgia-Alabama Chapter, Second Vice Chair, 2015
  • AILA National, Executive Director Search Committee Member, 2015
  • AILA National, Vice-Chair for USCIS Ombudsman Committee, 2014, 2015
  • Co-Chair for Georgia Asylum and Immigration Network (GAIN), 2014, 2015
  • AILA Board of Governors, 2013, 2014, 2015
  • AILA National, Vice Chair for USCIS Field Operations Committee, 2014
  • Secretary and Board Member for Georgia Asylum and Immigration Network (GAIN), 2013, 2014
  • AILA Georgia-Alabama Chapter, Secretary, 2014
  • AILA Georgia-Alabama Chapter, Treasurer, 2013
  • AILA National, Member of USCIS Field Operations Committee, 2013
  • AILA National, Member of VAWA, T, and U Committee, 2013
  • AILA National, Chair for New Member Division, 2013
  • AILA National, Vice-Chair of New Members Division and Editor of NMD E-News, 2012
  • AILA Georgia-Alabama Chapter, Chair, USCIS Committee, 2011
  • AILA Georgia-Alabama Chapter, Chair, New Members Division, 2010
  • Member, Cobb County Bar Association
  • Member, Georgia Association of Women Lawyers (GAWL)

Pro bono/Community Service:

  • Secretary, Caminar Latino, 2016
  • Member, Cobb County Domestic Violence Task Force, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016
  • Volunteer for Citizenship Day at the Latin American Association, 2013
  • Volunteer for DACA Day at the Latin American Association, 2013
  • Scholarship Committee Member, 4Sarah Inc., 2013
  • Volunteer for DACA Day at the Latin American Association, 2012
  • Volunteer at Citizenship Day for Latin American Association, 2012
  • Volunteer for Citizenship Day at the Latin American Association, 2011
  • Volunteer for Citizenship Day at the Latin American Association, 2010

Scholarly Lectures and Writings:

  • Panelist, Unjust House Rules: Conflicting VAWA/T/U Policies, AILA 2016 Annual Conference On Immigration Law, 2016
  • Panlist, Unusual Visas - How and When Do They Work, AILA Rome District Chapter Spring Conference, 2016
  • Panelist, USCIS Conversation, AILA Midwest Regional Conference On Immigration Law, 2016
  • Discussion Leader, If These Walls Could Talk: Options When Marriages Go Bad, AILA Georgia-Alabama Chapter Conference On Immigration Law, 2016
  • Panelist, U Visas, AILA California Chapters Conference, 2015
  • CIS Ombdusman Open Forum, Panelist, AILA Spring Conference, 2015
  • Asylum Granted - Case Not Closed, Panelist, AILA Annual Conference, 2015
  • Common Issues that Trigger Denials, Initiation of Deportation Proceedings and Inadmissibility Problems with USCIS, ICLE Family Immigration Law Seminar, 2015
  • Going Solo - What I Wish I Had Known, Discussion Leader, Georgia-Alabama AILA Conference, 2015
  • Panelist, Culturally Appropriate Interventions for Survivors and Witnesses for LGBTQQI & Immigrants, Georgia Commission on Domestic Violence, 2014
  • Panelist, Counseling Clients on the Visa Bulletin, USCIS Ombudsman Annual Conference, 2014
  • Panelist, Advanced VAWA, AILA, Colorado Chapter, 2014
  • Advanced Issues in VAWA Self Petitions, Discussion Leader, AILA National Annual Conference, 2014
  • Latest in Family Law Issues, Discussion Leader, AILA Georgia-Alabama Chapter Annual Conference, 2014
  • New Immigration Legislation and Recent Updates Regarding Comprehensive Immigration Reform, Presenter, State Bar of Georgia, 2013
  • Current Trends and Advanced Practice Strategies in VAWA Cases, Discussion Leader, AILA National Annual Conference, 2013
  • Domestic Violence in the Immigrant Community for Public Health students, Guest Lecturer, Emory University, 2013
  • VAWA  - Current State of the Law - Practice Strategies, Panelist, AILA Colorado Chapter Annual Conference, 2013
  • VAWA Reauthorization 2013, Panelist, Georgia Commission on Family Violence, 2013
  • U Non-Immigrant Status: Encouraging Cooperation Between Immigrant Communities and Law Enforcement Agencies, Co-Author/Presenter, Dean Robert J. D'Agostino Symposium, John Marshall Law School, 2012
  • Panelist, U Visas, AILA California Chapters Conference, 2015
  • Panelist, Law Enforcement and Immigrant Communities: Building Trust with DV Victims, Georgia Commission on Domestic Violence, 2015

Educational Background:

  • J.D., Georgia State University College of Law, 2009
  • M.A., International Studies, University of Kansas, 2002
  • B.A. English, University of Kansas, 2000
Office Location for Tracie L. Klinke

320 Cherokee Street NE
Suite C
Marietta, GA 30060

 

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Last Updated: 9/20/2016

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