Attorney Naima M. Said of Naima Said & Associates, P.C., in Columbia, Maryland, has several years of experience representing clients in the Baltimore and Washington, D.C., metropolitan regions in a diverse range of immigration matters. Ms. Said has been licensed to practice law since 1991.
After graduating from the University of Nairobi, Ms. Said received her law degree from Harvard Law School. Throughout her legal career, she has authored articles on immigration matters for a variety of publications and served in speaking roles at conferences, webinars and podcasts. She is fluent in both English and Swahili and has conversational proficiency in Arabic.
Ms. Said is admitted to practice law in the state of Maryland. She is also licensed to appear before the U.S. District Court for the District of Maryland and the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit.
Ms. Said has been recognized for her accomplishments numerous times during her career. She has been featured in Harvard Law News and was named one of “Baltimore’s Best Lawyers” by Baltimore magazine in 2013. She also received an advocacy division award from the American Immigration Lawyers Association in 2009, an outstanding service award from the same organization in 2007 and 2008 and an excellence in service award from the Maryland State Bar Association’s immigration section.
Ms. Said is a member of many professional organizations including the Maryland State Bar Association, the New York State Bar Association and the American Immigration Lawyers Association’s Washington, D.C., chapter. She has served in a variety of roles within these organizations over the years, including chair, secretary and treasurer of the Maryland State Bar Association’s immigration section.
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Last Updated: 2/14/2017