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A Different Take on Visas & Immigration

Having searched for the best immigration lawyer and attorney, clients know that at RelisLaw PLLC,  we do things differently. We are an award-winning immigration law firm, where your situation and your needs are our prime focus.  We provide you with a caring and positive experience, protecting you from what is otherwise a stressful situation.

Your case will be prepared with meticulous legal research and skill in all areas of immigration law, then vigorously pursued for you through every available avenue. You will receive excellence and integrity in the quality of your representation. This combined with highly personalized, compassionate service, as we are committed to the daily well-being of everyone in our client family.

Immigration law is complex, changing regularly, and full of technicalities. When you want to build a future in the U.S. and North America, you need experienced and dedicated legal counsel to help ensure that your interests and rights are protected.

Dr. Tamara Relis has been a lawyer since 1998, having also been a U.S. law professor of Evidence, of Conflict Resolution, and of Human Rights. She is a published legal scholar, and has won various highly competitive postdoctoral awards for legal research. She is a top trained trial lawyer, having represented over 100 cases in courts.

Tamara is recognized among the top 1% of most qualified and distinguished USA attorneys, and top 100 immigration lawyers for New York state by the Association of American Trial Lawyers in 2019 & 2018. She has received 2019 rare recognition by SuperLawyers, Rising Stars, as among the top 2.5% of all state lawyers selected. The American Institute Of Legal Counsel has also ranked her 10 Best Immigration Counsel for Client Satisfaction in 2019 & 2018, recognizing her exceptional performance. She has been ranked 10/10 and has won AVVO client choice awards for immigration client satisfaction in 2016, 2017, 2018 & 2019.

Tamara has won 5 elite postdoctoral awards for her legal research-based work (ESRC, BA, Columbia University/LSE). She is the author of Clients’ Perceptions in Litigation and Mediation (Cambridge University Press 2009, 2011), which focuses on how lawyers and the legal system must improve to meet clients’ needs, and The Purchase of Human Rights (Oxford University Press, forthcoming). She has also been a Postdoctoral Legal Researcher from 2005-2018 (Columbia University Law School & LSE Law Faculty & South Asia Centre). 

Tamara’s work and awards focus on human rights and clients’ rights, for more attention to people’s needs within justice systems. Her work has been taught in law schools around the world. She has been invited over 50 times to speak about her work and deep concern for justice for individuals in difficult circumstances globally, in Japan, China, USA, Canada, England, Scotland, France, Germany, Italy, Spain, Croatia, India, Sri Lanka, Thailand, Indonesia, Malaysia, the Philippines, Botswana, Mexico, Australia, and South Africa.

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Call us for a free 10-Minute
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2
Assess your case
and options
3
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  • Defending and Fighting for You - a Team led by an Accomplished Immigration & Trial Lawyer, experienced as Law Professor of Evidence & Human Rights
  • Welcome You to Our Family, Where You will be Cared For, Supported and Protected Throughout Your Process
  • Educate and Empower You to make the right decisions
  • Strategize together on a course of Action
  • We will vigorously pursue every single avenue
  • You will have the most thorough, well-prepared, well-researched, and meticulously documented and persuasive case possible
  • A positive and protected experience, so you can enjoy a vast array of opportunities USA has to offer

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