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:
1994, Costa Rica; 2001, New York; 2001, U.S. Fifth Circuit Court of Appeals;. (Not admitted in Mississippi)
Memberships:
New York State Bar Association; Costa Rican Bar Association; American Immigration Lawyers Association.
Languages:
Spanish, French and Italian
Birth Information:
San Jose, Costa Rica, 1970
Hobbies & interests:
Playing tennis, traveling and reading
Payment Information:
  • Accepts Visa and MasterCard
  • Fixed Fees Available
  • Peer Reviews

    • 4.9/5.0 (10)
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    • M. Gabriela Ungo

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

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

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

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    • M. Gabriela Ungo

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

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      5.0/5.0 by a Sole Practitioner on 11/02/13 in Immigration and Naturalization on 11/02/13

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      5.0/5.0 by a Principal on 10/21/13 in Immigration and Naturalization on 10/21/13

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      5.0/5.0 by a Partner on 10/18/13 in Immigration and Naturalization on 10/18/13

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      5.0/5.0 by a Sole Practitioner on 10/17/13 in Immigration and Naturalization on 10/17/13

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    • M. Gabriela Ungo

      5.0/5.0 by a Sole Practitioner on 09/05/13 in Immigration and Naturalization on 09/05/13

      Very capable attorney of high character

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      Very capable attorney of high character

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    • M. Gabriela Ungo

      5.0/5.0 by a Sole Practitioner on 08/28/13 in Business Immigration on 08/28/13

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      5.0/5.0 by a Principal on 08/20/13 in Immigration and Naturalization on 08/20/13

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    • M. Gabriela Ungo

      4.0/5.0 by a Managing Partner on 10/17/13 in Commercial Litigation on 10/17/13

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      5.0/5.0 on 08/30/17 on 08/30/17

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    • M. Gabriela Ungo

      5.0/5.0 on 06/04/17 on 06/04/17

      She has solutions for most of the situations related to immigration law. She is prompt in her responses too. A great individual to work with.

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      She has solutions for most of the situations related to immigration law. She is prompt in her responses too. A great individual to work with.

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      5.0/5.0 on 12/09/16 on 12/09/16

      The level of gratitude I have for Gabriela and her team is immeasurable. She is very prompt and professional. She worked very hard to come up with a game plan to resolve...

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      The level of gratitude I have for Gabriela and her team is immeasurable. She is very prompt and professional. She worked very hard to come up with a game plan to resolve my issue. The way she handled my case made me feel like a very important client and took consideration for any conditions I had at the time. She contacts me as needed and get back to me very quickly if I have any questions.

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      5.0/5.0 on 10/02/15 on 10/02/15

      Her professional ability;commiment to client's cause;patience and perseverance to pursue client's case;render top class advice when needed; ready availability;etc natural...

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      Her professional ability;commiment to client's cause;patience and perseverance to pursue client's case;render top class advice when needed; ready availability;etc naturally attract you when in need of legal services offered by this firm.

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      5.0/5.0 on 02/17/14 on 02/17/14

      Paid great attention to details and was very involved in my case.

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      Paid great attention to details and was very involved in my case.

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      5.0/5.0 on 10/14/13 on 10/14/13

      M. Gabriela Ungo is really professional and answer quickly to my concerns and knows about the process.

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      M. Gabriela Ungo is really professional and answer quickly to my concerns and knows about the process.

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      5.0/5.0 on 07/04/13 on 07/04/13

      she is a great person and attorney, very professional and insightful, well respected, gets it done

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      she is a great person and attorney, very professional and insightful, well respected, gets it done

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    • M. Gabriela Ungo

      5.0/5.0 on 01/12/13 on 01/12/13

      we would highly recommend Mrs. Ungo to anyone pursuing citizenship. She was very thorough and detailed. We used her services for aid in obtaining a Green card. She was ve...

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      we would highly recommend Mrs. Ungo to anyone pursuing citizenship. She was very thorough and detailed. We used her services for aid in obtaining a Green card. She was very knowledgeable on the process & was very patient and professional in answering all of our questions. We were very impressed with her timeliness in answering emails and returning phone calls. We greatly appreciate all the service she provided during our process.

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