Attorney Tiare Angelo, ESQ.

Tiare Angelo focuses her practice on business and family-based immigration law and asylum. Prior to opening her own law firm, Ms. Angelo was an Associate Attorney at Morales & Associates, PLLC, where she handled asylum cases, removal, B-2 visitor visas, employment visas, and various family petitions. Ms. Angelo interned with the United States District Court in Baton Rouge, Louisiana and clerked at two immigration law firms in Houston, Texas. While in law school, she also represented clients seeking U visas and lawful permanent residence under the Violence Against Women Act (VAWA) at the LSU Immigration Law Clinic. Her business-based immigration law experience includes H-1B, PERM, TN, B-1 and J-1 petitions. Her family-based immigration law experience includes adjustment of status petitions, extreme hardship waivers and K-1 visas. Her asylum experience includes defensive and affirmative petitions and related petitions for Temporary Protected Status (TPS). Ms. Angelo comes from a Lebanese immigrant family, and is dedicated to improving and relieving the immigration struggles for others. She enjoys traveling to Europe, studying Arabic and French, and hopes to visit the Middle East very soon.

Languages:

  • Ms. Angelo speaks English and Spanish and regularly represents clients in these languages.

Bar Admissions:

  • Texas

Education:

  • J.D., Paul M. Hebert Law Center, Louisiana State University, Baton Rouge, Louisiana

  • B.A., Louisiana State University, Baton Rouge, Louisiana

Honors:

  • CALI Award (Highest Grade in the Class), International Law, 2014 & 2015

  • Hebert Honor Scholar, Top 10%

  • Chancellor’s Scholar, Top 25%

  • Advanced Legal Research, 4.0

Associations:

  • American Immigration Lawyers Association, Member

  • LSU Immigration Law Association, President

  • LSU International Law Society, Vice President

 

Our Firm’s Mission

“We are all immigrants, we will not leave you behind, and we will fight to get you a legal status so you can freely live in the United States” 

At Angelo Immigration Law, we adopt our clients’ cases and make them our own. We fight to win equality and justice for all immigrants and people in need of help. We are eager to provide immigration services, including but not limited to, asylum, violence against women, family-based immigration, employment-based immigration, citizenship and naturalization, student visas, visitor visas, fiance visas, and visas for victims of crime. Angelo Immigration Law puts a special focus on family-based immigration law, since family is the fabric of our society. As part of our mission, we hold ourselves responsible to fight abuse against immigrant men and women who may be controlled due to their visa status. We are socially responsible, and want to participate to make Austin, and the whole United States, a better place to live for immigrants and people in need of legal status. Our office has expertise from different cultures, and is directed by Attorney Tiare Angelo.