Miami Immigration Attorney

marcela.gyires@pozogoldstein.com

Marcela is more than familiar with the immigration experience. Born in Mexico, she entered the United States as a child of lawful permanent residents when she was only 15 years old. After graduating from the University of Texas, Marcela went on to the Thurgood Marshall School of Law where she graduated with top honors.

As a lawyer, Marcela has handled a variety of cases including, immigration, family, criminal, and civil matters. Marcela is fluent in both Spanish and Portuguese. Marcela is focusing her practice on immigration law at Pozo Goldstein, LLP.

She is an aggressive advocate for clients’ rights in all immigration matters.

Education:

The University of Texas at Austin

  • Bachelors of Arts
  • Major: Government
  • Minor: Economics & Portuguese

Texas Southern University, Thurgood Marshall School of Law

  • Juris Doctorate Degree

Honors:

  • Magna Cum Laude
  • Student Attorney at TMSL’s Immigration Clinic

Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice:

  • Florida Bar, Member in Good Standing
  • Texas Bar, Member in Good Standing
  • United States Court of Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit
  • United States District Court, Southern District of Florida

Professional Memberships:

  • American Immigration Lawyers Association
  • AILA South Florida-Homeland Security Investigations Committee Member 2015-Present
  • Co-Chair for the AILA South Florida-CBP Committee 2014-2015

Past Employment Positions:

  • Associate Attorney, Ortiz & Ortiz, P.C, Del Rio, Texas
  • Adjunct Instructor for Business Law, Park University, Laughlin Air Force Base, Texas

FLUENT IN SPANISH AND PORTUGUES