Firm News

June 15, 2016

Emily was on the Matty in the Morning radio show talking about criminal defense issues.

May 19, 2016

Emily spoke on a panel for the American Immigration Lawyers Association (AILA), New England Chapter about Special Immigrant Juvenile status (SIJS).

April 13, 2016

Judge Gordon presented on his featured topic, “Persuasiveness in the Courtroom: From Consultation to Trial” for the Hampden County Bar Association.

April 7, 2016

Emily was the Program Chair and panelist for the Massachusetts Bar Association CLE: “Work/Life Balance: How to Have a Productive Day and Still Make it Home in Time for Dinner.” Judge Gordon spoke on the panel as well.

March 29, 2016

Emily staffed the immigration law table at New England Law | Boston’s 2016 Alumni Career Forum.

March 4, 2016

Emily served on the 13th Annual American Immigration Lawyers Association (AILA) New England Conference Committee. She also acted as a Day Coordinator and a New Members Division lunch lead at the Conference.

February 4, 2016

Emily presented with Jane Rocamora, Esq. of Harvard Immigration and Refugee Clinic of Greater Boston Legal Services and Harvard Law School on refugee and asylum law at a February American Immigration Lawyers Association (AILA), New Members Division February brown bag.

January 27, 2016

Emily trained the Boston Bar Association Lawyer Referral Service interns on immigration law.


November 2015

Emily authored an article for Massachusetts Lawyers Journal, Volume 23, Number 3.

MBA November 2015 L.J

November 17, 2015

Emily moderated “Persuasiveness in the Courtroom: From Consultation to Trial” at the Massachusetts Bar Association with our criminal defense attorney, Hon. Robert A. Gordon, (Ret.)MBA Persuasive Courtroom

October 15, 2015

For the second consecutive year, Emily moderated the American Immigration Lawyers Association (AILA) New England Chapter New Members Division (NMD) meeting with Officers from the United States Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) Boston Field Office.

September 1, 2015

Emily advised MyCase, a well-known law practice management software, on their upcoming attorney survey.

August 27, 2015

Emily represented the Massachusetts Bar Association at Harvard Law School’s 1L student orientation.

April 2015

Emily authored an article on “Going Solo” for the American Immigration Lawyers Association (AILA) New Members Division April newsletter.

March 6, 2015

Emily attended the 12th Annual AILA New England Immigration Law Conference and served as a lunch lead at the New Members Division table.

January 6, 2015

Emily trained the Boston Bar Association interns about immigration law and how to conduct immigration intakes.

January 2015

Emily & Amara Immigration Law, LLC was featured as a case study on MyCase’s site. Click here to read the firm’s feature article. 

November 20, 2014 

Emily organized a Watch Party for the American Immigration Lawyers Association’s (AILA) New England Chapter for President Obama’s Executive Action announcement.

November 18, 2014

Emily was featured on the monthly American Immigration Lawyers Association (AILA) New Members Division (NMD) national conference call to discuss the AILA New England NMD Fall 2014 events.

October 29, 2014

Emily spoke about Immigration Law at the Hampden County Bar Association’s October Brown Bag Lunch.

Attorney Gordon spoke about Immigration Law at the Hampden County Bar Association.

October 28, 2014

MyCase, a well-known law practice management software, interviewed Emily to discuss her approach to immigration law and founding her own immigration law firm. Amara Immigration Law and Emily’s interview will be featured on MyCase’s website

October 23, 2014

Emily moderated the American Immigration Lawyers Association (AILA) New England Chapter New Members Division (NMD) meeting with Officers from the United States Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) Boston Field Office.

June 18 – June 21, 2014

Emily attended the American Immigration Lawyers Association (AILA) National Conference in Boston, Massachusetts with her law clerk, Huong Vo.

Attended the AILA National Conference with Amara Immigration Law Law Clerk, Huong Vo.

June 10, 2014

Emily chaired an Immigration Basics Seminar for the Massachusetts Bar Association (MBA) where she spoke to MBA lawyers about Immigration Law. See a sample of her lecture below.

Emily speaking about Immigration Law at the Massachusetts Bar Association.

Emily speaking about Immigration Law at the Massachusetts Bar Association.

April 19, 2014

Emily spoke at New England Law | Boston on a panel about networking and career development.

April 7, 2014

Emily attended the 11th Annual 2014 American Immigration Lawyers Association (AILA) New England Conference.

View from the closing reception at the AILA New England Annual Conference.

View from the closing reception at the AILA New England Annual Conference.

February 25, 2014

Emily was a guest speaker at New England Law | Boston in Professor Smith’s Law Practice Management course.

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