Our Team Has Over 20 Years of Immigration Experience
Shirazi immigration Law brings together a dedicated staff with a unique set of skills to meet the full range of your immigration legal needs, from family-based to business and employment-based immigration, from temporary visits to citizenship and naturalization, and from refugee, asylum, and temporary protected status to deportation defense. We have the knowledge, skills and determination you need to solve your issue efficiently and effectively and with the highest commitment to helpful and friendly client customer service.
||Top Atlanta immigration attorney, Amna Shirazi grew up in Atlanta, Georgia and studied for her undergraduate degree at American University in Washington, DC. In 2000, she received a Bachelor’s and Juris Doctor from Georgia State University in Atlanta. She also received her LLM with a focus on Democratic Governance from the Emory University School of Law. She was selected as outstanding alumna of Georgia State University, one of 2 people who are selected each year who are mid-career professionals who have trailblazed a prominent career. Ms. Shirazi was selected for this prestigious honor in 2017.
As a well-known community educator, Ms. Shirazi is a constant and reliable source to Atlanta area newspapers who frequently publish her remarks about current immigrant issues and immigration policy. Ms. Shirazi also teaches seminars, writes op-ed pieces on immigration issues and has appeared in televised interviews in both Atlanta and Charlotte. An active member of the American Immigration Lawyers Association since 2001, she has been on panels and done work to assist within her local chapter… Read More
||Elizabeth L.A. Garvish is the Founder and Managing Member of Garvish Immigration Law Group, LLC. Elizabeth is the granddaughter of Hungarian immigrants and grew up with a love for languages and culture. These passions landed her in her very first job as an attorney at an immigration firm in Houston, Texas. As an immigration lawyer, Elizabeth had found her purpose. After years of immigration practice experience with small boutique firms, big law and nonprofits, Elizabeth founded Garvish Immigration Law Group, LLC in 2010. The firm was recently recognized as one of the fastest growing law firms in the country by Law Firm 500.Elizabeth is a frequent speaker and presenter on U.S. immigration topics around the world. She is an active member of the American Immigration Lawyers Association (AILA) serving on various national committees as well as serving as the Past Chair of the Georgia- Alabama Chapter of AILA. She also served for many years as the local Coordinator of AILA’s national Citizenship Day Naturalization Drive, and was recognized for her development of this program on local level as the recipient of the State Bar of Georgia’s H. Sol Clark Pro Bono Award in 2008. In 2012, she was recognized as an Agent of Change by the New Leaders Council and she received the AILA Champion of the Year award from the Georgia Asylum and Immigration … Read More
Fredy M. Alvarez
||Attorney Fredy Máximo Alvarez was born in Pinar del Rio, Cuba. He migrated to Spain and ultimately immigrated to the United States. He has been a resident of the Atlanta Metropolitan Area since 1969. He attended high school, graduate and pros-graduated studies in Atlanta, Georgia. He graduated from Georgia State University with a degree of Science from the School of Urban Life and thereafter from Atlanta Law School, where he completed his studies in law and obtained his Juris Doctor. He was admitted to the State Bar of Georgia in 1982 and since then, he established his law practice in Atlanta. Mr. Alvarez has practiced and is licensed to practice, among others, before municipal, probate, magistrate, state, superior, federal and immigration courts in the State of Georgia and the Federal District Court for the Northern District of Georgia. Attorney Alvarez has been member of the American Immigration Lawyers Association, Georgia Trial Lawyers Association and the Georgia Hispanic Lawyers Association. He was selected by his peers as one of the Top Lawyers of 2018. He has been advisor, parliamentarian and board member of several organizations, including the Georgia Hispanic Chamber of Commerce and the Atlanta Cuban Club. During the Gulf War, he was honored by being selected as the keynote speaker before the Federal District Court for the Northern District of Georgia during the Welcoming ceremony of the naturalization of hundreds of newly sworn citizens of the United States… Read More