Meet Our Team

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 29 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 JR., ESQ.Manuel Portela Jr., Esq. - Principal/Owner

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

Brunilda Sosa - Office Manager

Susan Friedland, Esq.

Egi Deromemaj, Esq.

Paula Cuello

Jessica Torres

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  • Fluent in Spanish & English

  • Former Assistant District Attorney

  • Over 25 Years of Experience

  • Committed to Client Satisfaction

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