Mrs. Isabel Rocha Silva holds a Master of Laws (L.L.M.) degree from University of Connecticut School of Law. She also holds a Bachelor of Laws (L.L.B) degree from Universidade Federal de Santa Catarina (UFSC).
During law school Isabel interned at the Office of the Attorney General in Connecticut with the purpose of advancing the interests of State residents. Also, she assisted in defense of civil rights, medical malpractice and habeas corpus in federal and state courts and before executive branch administrative agencies.
After graduating from UConn Law, she worked as a legal assistant at an international law firm in New York City, reporting to the senior partner and practice area leader of the Latin America Banking and Finance Group.
Isabel concentrates her practice in immigration law, including family-based and business immigration, citizenship law and removal proceedings.
A Brazilian-American born in Salvador, Bahia, Brazil, Isabel is fluent in Portuguese, English and Spanish.
• Member of the New York Bar
• Member of the American Bar Association (ABA)
• Member of the American Immigration Lawyers Association (AILA)