The Law Offices of Manuel Rivera, Esq. & Associates, P.C.
Immigration, Removal/Deportation Defense, Perm, Visas
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Beatriz Ortiz graduated law school and passed the Puerto Rico State Bar on May 2005. She Immediately started working at Ortiz & Ortiz, Law Offices. In April, 2008 she started her own practice, Beatriz N. Ortiz, Esq. law offices in San Juan, Puerto Rico. Her practice included Family Law, Civil Litigation and Environmental Law. Since she became a lawyer, she was a member of the Puerto Rico Bar Association. As a member, she worked with the Commission against Discrimination for the LGBT Community, the Women's Commission and the Civil Rights Commission.
The work Beatriz did in these commissions included giving seminars to other attorneys and representing low-income clients, pro-Bono. She represented and litigated the second adoption of a same sex couple granted in Puerto Rico. She moved to Maryland on December 2017, and started working in Immigration Law. Beatriz is a native Spanish speaker committed to help the Hispanic community in the United States.
Areas of Practice
Puerto Rico, 2005
Inter-American University, San Juan, Puerto Rico
J.D. Cum laude - 2005
University of Sacred Heart, San Juan, Puerto Rico
B.A. Cum laude - 1998
Professional Associations and Memberships
Colegio de Abogados de Puerto Rico: Commissioner, 2005-2016
Past Employment Positions
Beatriz N. Ortiz, Esq. Law Offices 2007-2017
Ortiz & Ortiz 2005-2007
Class Seminar Presentations:
Comples Ligigation LGBTT Cologio de Abogados 2008-2010
The Law Offices of Manuel Rivera, Esq. & Associates, P.C., serves clients throughout the Washington, D.C., metro area, as well as Virginia and Maryland, as well as throughout the United States and Puerto Rico. We serve clients in Arlington, Alexandria, Falls Church, Fairfax, Manassas, Annandale, Springfield, Herndon, Reston, Rockville, Gaithersburg, Silver Spring, College Park, Germantown, Frederick, Hyattsville, Bowie, Annapolis and other communities in Fairfax County, Montgomery County and Prince George's County.