Jennifer Varughese is the lead immigration attorney at Livesay & Myers, P.C. She has received national recognition in both the legal community and in the press for her wide-ranging work in the field of immigration law. Ms. Varughese has argued before both federal and state courts, resulting in three published opinions. She is a leading authority on the immigration consequences of criminal convictions. A first-generation Indian-American, Ms. Varughese has personal knowledge of the immigrant experience. In 2010, she was named the Pro Bono Lawyer of the Year by the Fairfax Bar Association.
Ms. Varughese is supported by Spanish-speaking paralegal Maria C. Ornelas. Ms. Ornelas immigrated to the U.S. from Mexico at the age of 13, and has worked in the field of immigration law since January 2001. With over a decade’s experience in immigration law, her fluency in Spanish, and her personal knowledge of the challenges faced by many immigrants, Ms. Ornelas is a vital member of the immigration team at the firm.
Our immigration team represents clients in Virginia, Washington, DC and across the United States. Contact us to schedule your consultation with one of our experienced immigration lawyers today—in person, over the telephone, or via webcam on Skype or Google Hangouts.
What Our Clients Are Saying
“We were recommended to contact Jennifer Varughese for a personal immigration matter from a family friend. After contacting her we had no doubt that she has immense knowledge in US Immigration law… We were kept informed of all actions and progress through emails, mails and phone calls. It was never hard to reach her and she replied our questions promptly. Recently I contacted her again for another immigration matter and was again impressed by her professionalism, honesty, and empathy with clients…” – TJ
“Ms. Varughese handled my brother’s difficult case with immigration. Her knowledge, experience, empathy, warm & inviting attitude has made me feel very positive & comfortable with the legal process. I googled this office at the beginning & I am 100% satisfied…” – Rubi P.