Our Criminal & Immigration Team

Attorney Profiles

Our team at the Portela Law Firm, P.C. is dedicated to helping people who are facing immigration or deportation issues. With years of experience in this area of law, we are able to handle cases ranging from naturalization to criminal deportation to visas to criminal defense. We understand how complex immigration cases can be and so want to do everything in our power to help you through this difficult time. Whether you are being threatened with being separated from your family or have been accused of a crime in New York, please do not hesitate to get in touch with a member of our team. You can look through our attorney profiles below in order to learn more about our team and determine whether we are the right choice for your specific case. You can also call our office at any time to learn more.

Manuel Portela

Manuel Portela Jr., Esq.


School: The Washington College of Law at American University
Degree: JD 1990
Foreign Language: Spanish

Attorney Profile

Catherine Jakubik, Esq.

Immigration Attorney

Aliona Gherasimov, Esq.

Family Law Attorney

Brunilda Sosa

Office Manager


Johnny Sanchez

Office Administrator

View the firm's profile at FindaCriminalDefenseAttorney.com.