The law office of Deborah J. Townsend, P.A. is engaged exclusively in the practice of immigration and nationality law. The firm represents a broad range of clients including investors, entrepreneurs, large and small corporations, foreign national employees, families and students in all areas of immigration law. The firm successfully represents corporations, businesses and individuals throughout the United States and abroad in many foreign countries.
Our clientele are from a variety of different industries that include information technology, telecommunications, research institutions, hospitality, retail, import/export, medical and academic institutions. Our full range of immigration law services include nonimmigrant visas including B/E/H/L/O/P/TN and others, as well as employment-based and family-based cases for U.S. lawful permanent resident status (“green cards”), asylum, naturalization, derivative citizenship, I-9 issues, employer sanctions and limited representation in Immigration Court for non-criminal aliens.
The law firm of Deborah J. Townsend, P.A. is known for providing highly-personal, effective, competent and honest representation. Although the firm has been in existence for 18 years, Deborah has been practicing immigration and nationality law for over 30 years and has a wealth of experience and expertise in this area of the law. Unlike many larger firms, in which many clients’ cases are handled solely by paralegals, Deborah personally prepares all of her cases and always knows the status of each and every matter. She is of course assisted by her highly competent and friendly staff.
As a prospective client, you can be assured of the competence of the law firm. Deborah is only one of a limited number of attorneys who are Florida Bar Board Certified in the area of Immigration and Nationality Law. She was also selected as a “Leading American Attorney” and was chosen as one of Florida’s “Super Lawyers” in the area of Immigration and Nationality Law for the years 2006-2009. Most recently, she received the 2011 award for "Excellence in the Practice of Immigration Law" from the Central Florida Chapter of the American Immigration Lawyers Association.