Eve C. Guillergan

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Top Rated Immigration Attorney in New York, NY

Eve Guillergan PLLC
 | 875 Avenue Of The Americas Suite 1703, New York, NY 10001
Phone: 212-279-9020
Selected to Super Lawyers: 2014 - 2016
Licensed Since: 1993
Practice Areas:
  • Immigration: Consumer
Attorney Profile

Eve C. Guillergan of Eve C. Guillergan PLLC is a dedicated immigration lawyer with extensive experience helping clients in the New York area with issues such as employer sponsored green cards and work visas, family immigration, deportation defense, and citizenship and naturalization matters.

An immigrant who came to the United States at age 12, Ms. Guillergan developed an interest in immigration issues early in her life. She started working as an immigration attorney shortly after graduating from Rutgers School of Law in Newark, New Jersey, and now has over 20 years of experience in this highly important area. In her career, Ms. Guillergan has handled many cases involving a wide variety of matters, including corporate immigration, asylum and deportation. Whatever the issue, she is fiercely dedicated to her clients and is committed to meeting their legal needs.

Ms. Guillergan is admitted to practice law by the state of New York and is an active member of local organizations. She has served on several committees for the American Immigration Lawyers Association, including those dedicated to practice management, local government liaison and pro bono work. She is co-chair of the practice management committee for AILA's NY chapter.  Ms. Guillergan is also a member of the board of governors of the Korean American Lawyers Association of Greater New York, where she is chair of the committee on immigration.

 
Practice Areas
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Immigration (100%)

Selections

Selected to Super Lawyers for 3 yearsbottom-image

Super Lawyers: 2014 - 2016

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About Eve Guillergan

Admitted 1993, New York

Professional Webpage: http://www.knowyourvisa.com/about.html

Honors and Awards:

  • Honored for prominence in immigration law and running a top woman owned law firm., Top Woman in Business, Queens Courier, 2014
  • Honored for immigration advocacy work and community services., Women's History Month Honoree, NYC Councilman Jimmy Van Bramer, 2014
  • Superb Rated Attorney, Avvo.com, 2012
  • Bar Leaders Innovation Award, New York State Bar Association to AILA NY Pro Bono Committee, 2012

Bar/Professional Activity:

  • Commitee Chair, Solo and Small Firm Network, National Asian Pacific American Bar Asssociation, 2015
  • Korean American Lawyers Association of Greater New York, Member of the Board of Governors, 2013
  • Chair, Immigration Committee, Korean American Lawyers Association of Greater New York., 2013
  • Chair, Gala Committee, Korean American Lawyers Association of Greater New York, 2013
  • Member, AILA NY Pro Bono Committee
  • New York State Bar, 1993
  • Chair, Practice Management Committee, American Immigration Lawyers Association New York Chapter, 2012 - 2014
  • American Immigration Lawyers Association, Member (Local Government Liaison Committee, New York District Liaison Committee, New York Conference Committee, Handbook Associate Editor, Media Committee)
  • Member, Solo and Small Firm Committee, National Asian Pacific American Bar Association
  • Member, Immigration Committee, Asian American Bar Association of Greater New York
  • Member, Immigration Committee, National Asian Pacific American Bar Association

Pro bono/Community Service:

  • NYC Council Speaker Melissa Mark-Viverito's Representative to Queens Borough Public Library, 2014
  • Pro Bono Counsel, Korean American Community Foundation, 2013
  • Ad Hoc Committee/Advisor, Migrant Center, St. Francis of Assissi, 2013
  • Friends of Minkwon, Minkwon Center for Community Action, DACA clinic, 2012
  • AILA New York district Pro-Bono committee, 2009 - 2014
  • Volunteer, New York City Immigration Advocacy Initiative Clinics
  • AILA New York Chapter - Juvenile docket volunteer

Scholarly Lectures and Writings:

  • Moderated ethics CLE on immigration reform and ethics, Moderator, Ethics 101 CLE, AILA, Immigration Bar Association, 2014
  • Moderated a practice management seminar for the AILA NY chapter on financial and accounting basics to run a law practice., Moderator, Practice Management Talk: Accounting and Banking 101 for Lawyers, AILA NY, 2013
  • Moderated a workshop for the AILA NY bar association, Moderator, Practice Management Talk: Websites 101 for Lawyers, AILA NY, 2013
  • Moderated the only all-ethics CLE for the New York chapter of the American Immigration Lawyers Association for 2013., Moderator, Ethics for Immigration Lawyers, American Immigration Lawyers Association, 2013
  • Speaker at the national conference for the National Asian Pacific American Bar Association, Speaker, When Immigration Law and Criminal Law Intersect, NAPABA, 2012
  • Presentation for the American Immigration Lawyers Association New York Chapter during a meeting on Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals. Provided a talk on how lawyers can integrate pro bono into their practice., Speaker, DACA and Pro Bono, AILA NY, 2012
Office Location for Eve C. Guillergan

875 Avenue Of The Americas Suite 1703
New York, NY 10001

Phone: 212-279-9020

 

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Last Updated: 5/24/2016

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