Jessica L. Oliva-Calderin
Jessica L. Oliva-Calderin has represented numerous individuals in visa matters, adjustment of status, naturalization, and litigated disputes involving removal matters all over the country. She has represented defendants in nationwide in immigration matters in a wide range of areas, including immigration criminal defense, inadmissibility and removability findings, and waiver practice.
Jessica has handled numerous appeals before the Administrative Appeals Office (AAO) and the Board of Immigration Appeals. These appeals involve a range of different subject matters, including asylum appeals, removal under the Immigration and Nationality Act, visa fraud, and naturalization defense.
As a trial lawyer, Jessica has experience at the trial and appellate levels in federal immigration court. She has disposed of numerous cases through motions to reopen and dismiss and motions to vacate, and has prevented various individuals from removal. She is a member of the Florida and New York bars and is admitted to the United States Court of Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit. She is also a member of the American Immigration Lawyers Association (AILA).
Before joining the firm, Jessica was a solo immigration practitioner in Miami, Florida. Prior to that, she practiced immigration law at Catholic Charities Legal Services of Miami, where she served as a staff attorney handling numerous immigration matters for foreign born immigrants in the community.
Jessica received her Juris Doctor from Nova Southeastern University’s Shepard Broad College of Law. While in law school, Jessica belonged to and was published in the law school’s International Law Journal. She also holds a Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration from the University of Miami.