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Mar11

Higgs Fletcher & Mack Bolsters Immigration Practice with Attorney Mayra Castro

Attorney Mayra Alejandra Castro has joined Higgs Fletcher & Mack as an Associate in the firm’s Immigration & Nationality Law Practice Group.

Castro, who was an intern at the firm in 2017, most recently worked at California Rural Legal Assistance, an organization dedicated to providing services to California’s low-income communities. Her experience also includes working on Special Immigrant Juvenile Cases at Casa Cornelia Law Center. In addition to her internship with Higgs Fletcher & Mack, Castro interned for the American Bar Association’s Immigration Justice Project, and the Immigration Center for Women and Children. She was also a Judicial Law Clerk for the San Diego Superior Court.

“We are proud to welcome Mayra aboard as we continue to grow our immigration practice,” said Steven Cologne, Higgs Fletcher & Mack’s Managing Partner. “We are confident that Mayra’s experience and understanding of the complexities related to immigration law will make her a big asset to the practice group and to the firm.”

Castro is a certified paralegal, and she earned a Bachelor of Arts degree from the University of California, San Diego and a Juris Doctor degree from the University of San Diego School of Law. Castro is fluent in both English and Spanish.

About Higgs Fletcher Mack

Higgs Fletcher & Mack is a full-service law firm that serves diverse individuals and industries. For 80 years, the firm has worked tirelessly with companies and people that need legal counsel and representation in and out of the courtroom. Higgs Fletcher & Mack’s more than 75 attorneys have experience in multiple fields of law, and its internal network of legal professionals frequently coordinate in practice area groups that have multi-disciplinary dimensions, helping clients make a more informed decision. The firm is actively recruiting partner-level talent in complimentary practice areas to provide legal expertise in the San Diego region and beyond.