M. Gabriela Ungo

M. Gabriela Ungo: Attorney with Walker & Ungo Immigration Law Firm

Biography

MARIA GABRIELA UNGO (former Ma. Gabriela Gonzalez Casafont), born in San Jose, Costa Rica; admitted to bar, 1994, Costa Rica; 2001, New York; 2001, U.S. District Court, 5th Circuit. EDUCATION: Universidad Autonoma de Centroamerica School of Law (B.A., Cum Laude Probatus, 1993); Universidad Autonoma de Centroamerica School of Law, (J.D., Summa Cum Laude Probatus and Academic Crown, 1994); University of Miami School of Law (LL.M, 1995). EXPERIENCE: Law Clerk: MTV Latin America, Miami, Florida, 2006. AUTHOR: "Immigration & Naturalization Issues", Mississippi Employment Law Practice Handbook, University of Mississippi, 2003; "Immigration & Naturalization Issues", Mississippi Employment Law Practice Handbook, University of Mississippi, 2009; "The New Era of Immigration Employment Verification & Employer Sanctions", Mississippi Employment Law Practice Handbook, University of Mississippi, 2009. Speaker, "The Basics of Immigration Law", University of Mississippi Center of Continuing Education Conference, 2008. MEMBER: American Immigration Lawyers Association; New York State Bar Association; Federal Bar Association. LANGUAGES: Spanish, English, French & Italian (conversant). PRACTICE AREAS: Immigration and Nationality Law

Areas of Practice (12)

  • Immigration and Naturalization
  • Business Immigration
  • Employment Immigration
  • Employment Visas
  • Family Immigration Law
  • Citizenship
  • Investor Visas
  • Permanent Visas
  • Labor Certifications
  • Religious Visas
  • Visas
  • Consular Law

Education & Credentials

Contact Information:
662-841-1415  Phone
662-841-0620  Fax
www.walkerungo.com
Mailing Address:
P.O. Box 1023, Tupelo, MS 38804
Law School Attended:
Universidad Autonoma de Centroamerica, J.D., Academic Honors, 1994; University of Miami, LL.M., 1995
Year of First admission:
2001
Admission:
2001, New York; 2001, U.S. Fifth Circuit Court of Appeals; 1994, Costa Rica; Not admitted in Mississippi
Memberships:
New York State Bar Association; Costa Rican Bar Association; American Immigration Lawyers Association.
Languages:
Spanish and French and Italian
Birth Information:
San Jose, Costa Rica, 1970
ISLN:
916996206
Hobbies & interests:
Playing tennis, traveling and reading
Payment Information:
  • Credit cards accepted
  • Accepts Visa and MasterCard
  • Fixed Fees Available
  • Peer Reviews

    • 4.9/5.0 (10 reviews)
    • A Martindale-Hubbell Peer Rating reflects a combination of achieving a Very High General Ethical Standards rating and a Legal Ability numerical rating.
    • Legal Knowledge

      4.9/5.0
    • Analytical Capability

      4.8/5.0
    • Judgment

      4.9/5.0
    • Communication

      4.9/5.0
    • Legal Experience

      4.8/5.0
    • 4.6/5.0 Rated by a Sole Practitioner on 10/21/13 in Immigration and Naturalization

      Ms. Ungo is an exceptionally qualified attorney. She cares deeply for her clients, and works hard to achieve justice for them.

      Ms. Ungo is an exceptionally qualified attorney. She cares deeply for her clients, and works hard to achieve justice for them. Read less

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    • 5.0/5.0 Rated by a Partner on 11/03/13 in Employment Immigration

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    Client Reviews

    • 5.0/5.0 (14 reviews)
    • 100% (14 recommendations)
    • Platinum Client Champion
    • Communication

      5.0/5.0
    • Responsiveness

      5.0/5.0
    • Quality of Service

      5.0/5.0
    • Value for Money

      5.0/5.0
    • Recommended 5.0/5.0 Rated on 06/11/18 in Green Cards.

      My husband and I loved working with Ms. Ungo! She and her staff were so great in helping us with the green card process. Definitely recommend this Firm for any immigration process.

      My husband and I loved working with Ms. Ungo! She and her staff were so great in helping us with the green card process. Definitely recommend this Firm for any immigration process. Read less

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    • Recommended 5.0/5.0 Rated on 08/30/17 in Green Cards.

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