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Elizabeth Matherne

Attorney Profile

Top Rated Immigration Attorney in Adel, GA

Kuck | Baxter Immigration Partners LLC
124 S Burwell Ave
Adel, GA 31620
Phone: 229-472-5775
Fax: 229-472-5802
Selected to Rising Stars: 2018, 2020
Licensed in Georgia Since: 2010
Practice Areas: Immigration: Consumer
Languages Spoken: English, Spanish
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Attorney Profile

Elizabeth Matherne is senior counsel at Kuck | Baxter Immigration Partners LLC. As the name of the firm implies, she focuses her practice exclusively on immigration matters from its offices in Atlanta, Georgia. Representing clients throughout the state, Ms. Matherne has been admitted to practice before all of its state courts since 2010, and she is additionally admitted to practice in Florida and before the U.S. District Court for the Middle District of Georgia.

Ms. Matherne has represented people, families and businesses in several types of immigration issues. On the employment side, she has helped to procure visas for business visitors, athletes, entertainers, STEM trainees, foreign nationals in specialty occupations, intracompany transferees, temporary religious workers, and people who are deemed to have extraordinary ability in sciences, the arts, education, business or athletics.

Ms. Matherne handles nonbusiness-related immigration matters as well. Her extensive experience in this regard has included fiancée visas, school-based visas for academic study and training, adjustment of status, DACA cases and deportation defense. Ms. Matherne has also helped clients who want to become citizens navigate their way through what can often be a complex naturalization process. Held in high regard by her colleagues for the overall quality of her work, she has received a  “Superb” peer review rating through Avvo along with many other honors and awards.

Ms. Matherne majored in international trade at Georgia Southern University and spent a summer in Spain studying Spanish language and history before receiving a Bachelor of Arts. She subsequently enrolled at St. Thomas University College of Law, and she participated in moot court competitions before graduating with her Juris Doctor in 2007. Ms. Matherne also holds a master’s degree in library and information science from The University of Alabama.

Practice Areas
  • 100%Immigration: Consumer
Focus Areas

Asylum, Naturalization & Citizenship


2 Years Rising Stars
  • Rising Stars: 2018, 2020

About Elizabeth Matherne

First Admitted: 2008, Florida

Professional Webpage:


  • , Super Lawyers Rising Star in both 2016 and 2018

Bar/Professional Activity

  • Chapter Chair, Georgia-Alabama Chapter
  • Alapaha Judicial Circuit Bar Association
  • American Immigration Lawyers Association (AILA)
  • U.S. District Court, Middle District of Georgia, 2016
  • Georgia, 2010
  • Florida, 2008
  • National AILA Board of Governors, Member

Educational Background

  • The University of Alabama, Master in Library and Information Studies, 2017
  • B.S. in International Trade with a Minor in Spanish from Georgia Southern University
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Office Location for Elizabeth Matherne

124 S Burwell Ave
Adel, GA 31620

Phone: 229-472-5775

Fax: 229-472-5802

Last Updated: 5/15/2022

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