Natallie Santana, Esq.


Natallie is our Associate immigration lawyer. She practices Immigration and Nationality Law exclusively and has an excellent track record of securing immigration status for our clients. While working as a team member of the Cipolla Law Group, she has worked on and become skilled in a broad range of immigration matters including family, employment, investment, and humanitarian based visa petitions. She is an active member of the American Immigration Lawyers Association.  She is also a member of the CIS Asylum Office Committee.

Natallie earned her law degree from the Pontifical Catholic University of Puerto Rico, School of Law (J.D., 2010). As a law student, she interned for the Honorable Francisco Besosa and Honorable Jay A. Garcia-Gregory at the U.S. District Court for the District of Puerto Rico, where she performed legal research and drafted opinions on a variety of civil and criminal law issues. Natallie also holds an advanced degree in bankruptcy law from St. John’s University School of Law (LL.M., 2012). As an LL.M. student, she externed for the Honorable Elizabeth S. Stong at the U.S. Bankruptcy Court for the Eastern District of New York.

Born and raised in the beautiful island of Puerto Rico, Natallie is bilingual in English and Spanish. Her multilingual capability allows her to provide excellent services to our diverse clientele.

BAR ADMISSION

Commonwealth of Puerto Rico 2010 (Practice limited to immigration law)

PROFESSIONAL MEMBERSHIPS

Member of the Bar Association of Puerto Rico (BAPR)
Member of the American Immigration Lawyers Associations (AILA)

LEGAL EDUCATION

J.D., magna cum laude – Pontifical Catholic University (Puerto Rico)
LL.M., Bankruptcy Law – Saint John’s University, School of Law (New York)

UNDERGRADUATE EDUCATION

B.A., Political Science and Latin American & Latino Studies – Fordham University (New York)

LANGUAGES

Fluent in Spanish