M. Alejandra Vargas is an associate at Satterlee Stephens LLP.
Ms. Vargas concentrates her practice in the area of immigration law. She represents companies in a wide variety of industries seeking to employ foreign nationals in the United States on a temporary or permanent basis. She also assists individuals and families in connection with nonimmigrant and immigrant visa matters as well as naturalization.
Ms. Vargas is admitted to practice law in New York and Colombia. She is fluent in French and Spanish.
Ms. Vargas earned her law degree at the University Pontificia Bolivariana in Colombia, and she was awarded a Master’s of Law Degree from Brooklyn Law School and a Master of Laws in Private Law from the University Panthéon-Assas (Paris II) in France, where she is also a Ph.D. candidate in International Law. In addition to her educational credentials, Ms. Vargas is a member of the Immigration Committee for the NYC Bar Association and the American Immigration Lawyers Association (AILA). Ms. Vargas has been selected by Super Lawyers (Rising Stars) 2019. The Super Lawyers list is issued by Thomson Reuters. A description of the selection methodology can be found on the Super Lawyers website.
Ms. Vargas is also a volunteer attorney for the New York Legal Assistance Group (NYLAG) where she provides legal assistance for family immigration matters.