Abril Valdes Siewert

Staff Attorney

Education

University of Detroit Mercy School of Law, J.D.
California State University, Los Angeles, B.A.

Prior Employment

  • American Civil Liberties Union of Michigan, Attorney, 2017-2019
  • Clement & Hurst, PLC, Associate Attorney, 2015-2017
  • Counsel & Advocacy Law Line, Billingual Attorney 2014-2015
  • Triumph Law, PLC, Attorney/Principal, 2014-2015

Bar Admissions

Languages

  • Spanish
Overview
Honors

Overview

Abril Valdes Siewert is an attorney who focuses her practice on employment-based immigration matters.

  • Assists clients in securing authorization for employees to work temporarilyand permanently in the U.S.
  • Handles immigrant (EB-1, EB-2 and EB-3) and nonimmigrant (B-1, H, L,E, O and TN) visa applications
  • Assists with the PERM labor certification process
  • Provides guidance to clients on I-9 and E-verify matters
  • Advises clients on matters related to immigrant and nonimmigrant sponsorship of international medical graduates, including J-1 Waivers and Physician National Interest Waiver, and issues related to J-1 and F-1 sponsorship and employment

Honors

2016 State Bar of Michigan Regeana Myrick Outstanding Young Lawyer Award