Deborah J. Townsend

Deborah J. Townsend

Attorney Profile

Top Rated Immigration Attorney in Yalaha, FL

Deborah J. Townsend, P.A.
 | 27113 Robertson Rd, Yalaha, FL 34797
Phone: 352-324-3662
Fax: 352-324-2383
Selected To Super Lawyers: 2006 - 2009, 2015 - 2019
Licensed Since: 1981
Education: Albany Law School
Practice Areas:
  • Immigration: Business
Attorney Profile

Deborah J. Townsend, P.A. is engaged exclusively in the practice of immigration and nationality law. The firm represents a broad range of clients including investors, entrepreneurs, large and small corporations, foreign national employees, families and students in all areas of immigration law. The firm successfully represents corporations, businesses and individuals from many foreign countries. The law firm is known for providing highly-personal, effective, competent and honest representation. Although the firm has been in existence for 30 years, Deborah has been practicing immigration and nationality law for over 30 years and has a wealth of experience and expertise in this area of the law.

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  • Certificates and Credentials

    Florida Bar Board of Legal Specialization

    About Deborah Townsend

    Admitted: 1981, Florida

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    • AVVO Rating 9.7 (Superb) and AVVO Clients' Choice 2012
    • Ms. Townsend was selected as a "Leading American Attorney" and was chosen as one of Florida’s "Super Lawyers" in the area of Immigration and Nationality Law for the years 2006-2009 and, again from 2015-2019.  Additionally, in 2011 she received the award for "Excellence in the Practice of Immigration Law" from the Central Florida Chapter of the American Immigration Lawyers Association.

    Special Licenses/Certifications:

    • Florida Bar Board Certified in Immigration & Nationality Law since 1996

    Bar/Professional Activity:

    • Deborah is one of the founding members of the Central Florida Chapter of the American Immigration Lawyers Association (AILA CFC) in which she has held the following positions: Chapter Chair 1990-1991; Board of Directors 2008 - 2010, Advocacy Chair/Co-Chair 2008-2011 and again from 2012-2013. She has also served as the Orange County Bar Association Immigration and Naturalization Committee Chair; the Florida Bar International Law Section Immigration Committee Co-Chair and Texas Service Center Liaison Committee Co-Chair.

    Pro bono/Community Service:

    • Deborah has a passion for legislative advocacy. She has worked tirelessly to advocate on behalf of Comprehensive Immigration Reform by personally meeting with Congressional offices in Washington, D.C. and locally, as well as encouraging others to contact their Congresspersons and Senators. She is also active in various civic organizations in her community.


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    Educational Background:

    • J.D. - Albany Law School of Union University - 1979 B.A. in Political Science - Hood College - 1976

    Industry Groups

    • Hospitality
    • Import/export
    • Information Technology
    • Medical And Academic Institutions
    • Research Institutions
    • Retail
    • Telecommunications
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    Office Location for Deborah J. Townsend

    27113 Robertson Rd
    Yalaha, FL 34797

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    Last Updated: 9/28/2019

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