Attorney Gisele Ambrosio is Brazilian-American lawyer in Los Angeles, California licensed to practice Law in Brazil and in the United States. She has been an Attorney for 14 years.
Gisele Ambrosio has been the Attorney for the Brazilian Consulate in Los Angeles for the past seven years. During this time she has advised on various complex international cases throughout many different areas of the law, including the applicability of Brazilian laws to local US laws.
Ms. Ambrosio was voted as “Top 10% US Attorneys”, and received an award as a Lawyer of Distinction. The Law Offices of Gisele Ambrosio was also voted by clients as “Best Immigration Law Office” six years in a row, receiving multiple awards by Avvo, the “Client Choice Awards”.
Ms. Ambrosio was born and raised in Brazil. At the age of 18, she was accepted to attend the prestigious law school at the Federal University of Rio De Janeiro. She graduated in 2002, at 22 years old, Summa Cum Laude with an interest in international and business law. She was immediately admitted to practice law in Brazil, after which she moved to the Unites States. She then went on to earn a Master of Laws from California Western School of Law in San Diego and subsequently passed the California State Bar.
Ms. Ambrosio runs a boutique-style law practice in Los Angeles, giving one-on-one attention to her clients, which are treated individually (versus other firms in which you may rarely speak to the attorney). Her success is due to her personal style of work and high percentage of cases won. She practices immigration with an emphasis on obtaining work visas for athletes and artists and drafting/negotiating their contracts.
Despite her busy schedule, Gisele still finds time to donate her time and give back to the community. She has been the officially appointed representative of the Brazilian Citizen Abroad Counsel (CRBE), an institution created by Itamaraty, the Brazilian Ministry of Foreign Affairs, for the last six years.
Through the Brazilian Consulate, she is the official spokesperson for Brazilians in eight different states of the Western Region of the United States.
Ms. Ambrosio is also a council member of the Brazilian Citizens Counsel, a community-goal oriented group, for almost 10 years, conducted with the support of the Brazilian Consulate. She was president of the Brazilian Citizens Counsel for six years, and currently serves as the Vice-President.
To fulfill her passion for international business, Ms. Ambrosio is a member of the Board of Directors of the Brazil-California Chamber of Commerce, the biggest Brazilian Chamber on the West Coast, and one of the most active in the US. Gisele has extensive experience with contracts and and is very enthusiastic about International Law. She has legal experience in both South America and the United States, a unique perspective to offer.
She specializes in obtaining work visas and green cards for athletes, artists and professionals who want to live and work in the United States and has brought numerous renowned faces from different parts of the world. She personally takes care of their case from beginning to end, bringing success to a vast majority number of cases.
The Law Offices of Gisele Ambrosio also has an impressive team of associated attorneys, covering the areas of national and international divorce, national and international business formation, etc.
Whether you have a legal matter in the US or Brazil, or wish to do business in South America, Attorney Gisele Ambrosio and her associated attorneys are ready to help you succeed!
Gisele Ambrosio é Advogada Brasileira em Los Angeles na California. Gisele foi advogada do Consulado Brasileiro em Los Angeles na Califórnia, nos últimos sete anos.