Attorney

Bar Admissions:

State of Florida

Southern District of Florida 

 

Education:

University of Washington School of Law, LLM in Sustainable International Development

University of Miami School of Law, JD with honors

University of Miami, BS in Communication

 

Publications:

- Trump must do better by Haitians than Obama did. May 2017, Miami Herald

- Impact of President Trump's executive order on Caribbean Nationals, February 2017, Jamaicans.com  

- Choice of Law Issues and Foreign Marriage Contracts, Summer 2016, The Florida Bar Family Law Section Commentator 

- Don't Forget Haitians in Immigration Reform, September 2014, Sun Sentinel 

- Is there hope for those already deported?, June 2013, DCBA Bulletin 

 

Awards: 

- Top 20 Under 40 Young Professionals Valedictorian, Haitian American Chamber of Commerce

- Spotlight Award, Florida Bar Family Law Section 

- Law Alumni Leadership Award, University of Miami Law Alumni Association 

HYPE Entrepreneur of the Year Award, Greater Miami Chamber of Commerce 

Quiet Storm Achievement Legal Award, Women's Power Caucus 

 

Presentations: 

- Reaching your immigration goals through business, December 2017, Venture Cafe Miami

Know your immigration rights, Impact the Outcome and Year Up South Florida. 

- Immigration options for athletes, artists, and performers, June 2017, Venture Cafe Miami 

- Everything you need to know about new immigration policies, March 2017, Venture Cafe Miami 

Professional Associations:

American Immigration Lawyers Association (AILA)

Haitian Lawyers Association (HLA)

Dade County Bar Association (DCBA)

Hispanic Affairs Advisory Board of Miami-Dade County (HAAB)

The Florida Bar, Family Law Section

The Florida Bar, Young Lawyers Division

Haitian American Chamber of Commerce

Florida Bar Wm. Reece Smith Jr. Leadership Academy, Class II Fellow

 

Languages:

French and Haitian Creole

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