Alyssa is an Associate Attorney at Leaf, Ferreira, de Araujo LLC. She focuses her practice on employment- and investment-based visa matters. Alyssa represents individuals, distinguished professionals, small businesses, and multinational corporations across numerous and diverse industries. She has repeated successes in achieving lawful permanent residence for her clients through EB-1 and EB-2 immigrant visa petitions, as well as temporary employment through O-1A, E-2, H-1B, and L-1A nonimmigrant visa petitions.
Alyssa holds a Juris Doctor degree from the University of Miami School of Law. While in law school, she served as a Senator and Historian on the Student Bar Association. She was also a Research Assistant for Mr. Edgardo Rotman, an international lecturer, author, and visiting scholar at Harvard Law School. Prior to joining the firm, Alyssa completed a judicial externship with the Honorable Jose M. Rodriguez of the Eleventh Judicial Circuit Court of Florida.
University of Miami School of Law | J.D., 2017
University of Miami | B.A., 2013, Summa Cum Laude
PROFESSIONAL ACCOMPLISHMENTS / MEMBERSHIPS
Bar Admissions: New York, Florida
The Miami Association of Realtors