Top Rated Immigration Attorney in New York, NY
A top-rated immigration attorney, and the owner and Principal Attorney at Khalique Law PLLC, Sumaiya Khalique represents clients in New York City, New York and throughout the U.S. She also represents U.S. citizens living abroad and international clients filing for business visas. Her full-service immigration practice includes asylum, business immigration, family immigration, removal defense, and naturalization. She also provides related legal services in uncontested divorces and corporate formation. She has represented clients both in the United States and throughout the world.
Ms. Khalique earned an undergraduate degree at Barnard College, Columbia University. She then attended law school at the Maurice A. Deane School of Law at Hofstra University, where she graduated with her Juris Doctor. Her law career began in the United States and Sydney, Australia, in matters of criminal law. In New York, she gained experience at the Nassau County Legal Aid Society and the Brooklyn District Attorney’s office. She also obtained international criminal law experience in Australia; she worked with disadvantaged and underprivileged youth at the highly reputed Shopfront Youth Legal Center in Sydney, and assisted international Barrister Peter D. Lange with criminal appeal cases before the New South Wales Supreme Court. Prior to founding her own practice, Ms. Khalique worked as an Associate at the Smotritsky Law Group where she obtained extensive experience in removal defense before the Immigration Courts and developed the business immigration department.
Ms. Khalique is admitted to practice in the state of New York and has gained extensive experience and knowledge during her seven years in practicing immigration law. She speaks Bengali and Spanish. As an immigrant herself, Ms. Khalique takes the time to understand the unique situation every client faces and comes up with creative legal solutions to help them achieve success at an extremely challenging time in many of their lives.
Ms. Khalique is a member of the American Immigration Lawyers Association. Her mission is to be a zealous advocate for her clients by providing high-quality legal services and obtaining the results they need. As she fights for the rights of every client, she uses honesty, comfort and trust to develop strong relationships with her clients and take them from the start to the finish of their legal journey.
About Sumaiya Khalique
First Admitted: 2015, New York
Professional Webpage: https://www.khaliquelaw.com/theattorney/
- American Immigration Lawyers Association (AILA)
- New York
- Barnard College, Columbia University, Bachelor’s Degree in Anthropology
Last Updated: 5/15/2022