C O N T A C T:
Barbara Ingram, Firm Administrator
Elkind Alterman Harston, PC
For Immediate Release
New Partner Announcement – Camila S. Palmer
Denver, Colorado, January 2, 2018 – Palmer Polaski, a leading full-service immigration law firm, is pleased to announce Camila S. Palmer has become its newest partner.
Camila joined Palmer Polaski in October 2011, 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 is admitted to the New York Bar and is a member of the Colorado Bar Association and the American Immigration Lawyers Association (AILA). Camila currently chairs the AILA-EOIR Liaison Committee and is an active mentor to Rocky Mountain Immigrant Advocacy Network’s pro bono counsel.
Camila is an outstanding lawyer who works tirelessly to defend and advocate for the rights of her clients.
All of us here at Palmer Polaski feel very proud and so fortunate to work with Camila.
Palmer Polaski located in the Hudson Bay Centre building on 16th Street, offers a full line of services to fulfill employment-based and family immigration, deportation defense, asylum and refugee law. The partners have extensive experience dealing exclusively with the complexities of the immigration process. The partners are former Chapter Chairs of the Colorado Chapter of the American Immigration Lawyer’s Association. U.S. News Media Group and Best Lawyers has ranked Palmer Polaski in the top tier of Colorado immigration law firms in their 2010 through 2018 issues of Best Law Firm rankings. The attorneys are supported by a ten-person staff that has years of experience working in the family-based 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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