Our Attorneys

George P. Mann

Principal

George Mann has dedicated most of his adult life to helping thousands of immigrants, their families, employers, and sponsors, in just about every type of situation and from every background …..
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Maris J. Liss

Head of Appeals and Federal Litigation

Maris J. Liss is the head of appeals and founded the firm’s federal litigation practice. Before joining George P. Mann & Associates in 2003, she worked as a litigator and trial attorney …..
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Oana Marina

Senior Associate

Oana’s passion for immigration law derives from her personal experience as a Romanian immigrant. As a result, she is naturally sensitive to the issues immigrant face, whether personal …..
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Aleksandra Dragovic

Senior Associate

Aleksandra joins George P. Mann & Associates with over eighteen years of high-volume immigration litigation experience gained through practice in the New York …..
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Allison Kranz

Senior Associate

Allison provides strategic immigration planning to address her clients’ visa, work, permanent immigration, and citizenship goals. She works with families, professionals, doctors, managers …..
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Moses A. El-Sayed

Associate

Born to immigrant parents from Lebanon, Moses completed his Bachelor’s Degree with Distinction from the University of Michigan in 2014 and later went on to receive his Juris …..
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Nadine Kassem

Associate

The daughter of immigrants from a small and impoverished village in Lebanon, Nadine learned firsthand about the hardships her parents had to endure in order …..
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Our Staff

Elona Farkas

Paralegal

Elona Farkas has been a paralegal with us since October 2007. She grew up in Vlora, Albania and emigrated to the US in 2000 to pursue her education …..
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Isabel Gaytan

Paralegal

Isabel is a native of Zacatecas Mexico and first joined the firm in 2015. Prior to this, she attended Baker College where she was enrolled in the Graphic …..
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Debbie McLuckie

Paralegal

Although Debbie was born and raised in Michigan, she has strong ties to the immigration community. Her grandparents were born in Romania and immigrated to the U.S. as young adults…..
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Jose Contreras-Uribe

Paralegal

Jose, a DACA recipient and a native of Zacatecas, Mexico, joined the firm in July 2018. Fueled by his own immigration experiences and passion for helping others …..
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Gricelda Rucker

Paralegal

Gricelda Rucker was born in Kantunil Yucatan, Mexico, and lived in Cancun Mexico for many years before migrating to the United States in 2002 with her husband. She attended Henry Ford College where she received …..
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Lizbeth Lopez

Paralegal

Lizbeth was born in Zacatecas, Mexico, and moved to the U.S. when she was 5. She obtained her bachelor’s degree in Comparative Cultures and Politics with a minor in French from Michigan State University …..
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Jennifer Chaudhry

Caseworker

Jennifer Chaudhry was born in Miami, Florida the daughter of immigrant parents from Cuba and Colombia. She joined our firm after moving from ….. Read More

Perla Palacios-Jaime

Caseworker

Perla Palacios-Jaime was born in Guanajuato, Mexico, also known as the land of the mummies, and later immigrated to Detroit, Michigan with her …
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Linzy Shepherd

Caseworker

Linzy Shepherd was born and raised in Chihuahua, Mexico where her family still resides. She migrated to the United States in 2013 to attend Eastern …..
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Carlos Velazquez

Caseworker

Carlos Velazquez was born in Arandas, Jalisco, Mexico, and is a first-generation immigrant to the United States. He attended the University of Science and Arts of Potosi and University Latin America in ….. Read More

José E. Dávila

Caseworker

Jose Davila was born in Zacatecas, Mexico, and moved to the U.S.A. at the age of five. He attended the University of Michigan and graduated with a Bachelor of Science in Biopsychology, Cognition, Neuroscience, and ….. Read More

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