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Brian Bernhard, Legal Administrator
Elkind Alterman Harston, PC
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Palmer Polaski Welcomes New Associate Attorney Camila Sosman Palmer
Denver, Colorado, October 3rd – Palmer Polaski is pleased to announce that Camila Sosman Palmer has joined the firm as an Associate Attorney. “We are very excited to have Camila join the Palmer Polaski team. She brings a wealth of experience and knowledge to the firm. More importantly, she is passionate about the field of immigration and about doing the very best for her clients,” said Palmer Polaski Partner and President David Harston. Camila joins Palmer Polaski after completing a two year clerkship with the Denver Immigration Court, through the Attorney General’s Honors Program. Prior to working at the Immigration Court, Camila was a staff attorney at The Door’s Legal Services Center in New York City, where she represented immigrant youth before the U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services and the Executive Office for Immigration Review, as well as in New York State family courts. She conducted trainings on Special Immigrant Juvenile Status and provided mentorship to attorneys representing immigrant youth throughout New York State. She further facilitated access to education and health care for undocumented youth in the city. Camila earned her J.D. from Northeastern University School of Law in 2007, where she completed externships with the employment unit at Greater Boston Legal Services, with the Immigrant Defense Project in New York City, and with the U.S. District Court for the Federal District of Puerto Rico. Before entering law school, Camila taught high school Spanish in Washington, DC, was as an immigration paralegal at Ayuda, Inc. and worked on refugee resettlement issues for the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees in San Jose, Costa Rica. Camila received her bachelor’s degree from Middlebury College in 1998 and is fluent in Spanish. She’s a member of the New York State Bar and the American Immigration Lawyers Association.
About Palmer Polaski
Palmer Polaski located in lower downtown Denver at Blake Street Terrace, offers a full line of services to fulfill employment-based and family immigration, deportation defense, asylum and refugee law. The partners bring more than 60 years of combined experience dealing exclusively with the complexities of the immigration process. All three partners are former Chapter Chairs of the Colorado Chapter of the American Immigration Lawyer’s Association. U.S. News Media Group and Best Lawyers ranked Palmer Polaski in the top tier of Colorado immigration law firms in their 2010 inaugural issue of Best Law Firm rankings. The attorneys are supported by a eight-person staff that has decades of experience working in the government, non-profit and corporate immigration law sectors. The ever-changing world of post 9/11 America requires keeping up with all aspects of the flux of immigration law. Elkind Alterman Harston takes a high-touch approach to every case, serving as client advocates and educating employers and individuals as they navigate through the immigration process. The firm regularly represents clients throughout the state of Colorado including Denver, Boulder, Colorado Springs, Fort Collins, Grand Junction, Glenwood Springs, Pueblo, Summit County and throughout the United States and around the world. To learn more or to schedule a consultation, visit www.EAHimmigration.com or call 303-736-6650.
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