Carmen Casado represents numerous early-stage technology companies in their immigration needs for founders and employees, as well as renowned athletes, artists, musicians, researchers, and scientists. She also handles family-based immigration and removal cases. Carmen has been representing individuals and organizations in all aspects of US immigration law since 2004. She was a founding partner of Jones Casado, LLP in New York, New York from 2007 – 2010 where she handled all types of immigration matters, from family- and employment-based cases to litigating removal (deportation) matters, before the Executive Office for Immigration Review. Prior to that she worked for the International Law Group in Solana Beach, California, representing world-acclaimed equestrian athletes and baseball players.
Casado graduated from California Western School of Law magna cum laude, where she served as an associate editor of the CWSL International Law Journal, and a member of the Jessup International Moot Court Team. Carmen is admitted to practice law in California and New York. She is a member of the American Immigration Lawyers Association, California Lawyers for the Arts, and a sponsoring member of California-Spain Chamber of Commerce. She is a regular speaker on immigration matters for the California-Spain Chamber of Commerce, swissnex San Francisco, and other organizations. Casado is originally from Northern Arizona with roots in Spain and Italy. She has traveled all over the world and has lived in the Dominican Republic, Chile, and Spain. She is bilingual in English and Spanish and is studying Italian and French.