Erin Colleen Hebert

Erin Colleen Hebert

Associate
Location:
Metairie, Louisiana
Phone:
866-833-8308
504-830-5900
Fax:
504-830-5909
Email:
Erin Hebert has been practicing immigration law since 2014, and has been working in the immigration field since 2010. She graduated cum laude, Order of the Barristers from the University of Washington School of Law in 2014. During law school, she interned at the Federal Public Defender's Office in Seattle, in the Chambers of the Hon. Ken Schubert at the King County Superior Court, at the VAWA Unit of the Northwest Immigrant Rights Project, and was selected as a Legal Writing Fellow for UW's legal research and writing program. She was selected for the UW National Moot Court Team and the Moot Court Honor Board. She received Pro Bono Honors awards for Service and Leadersrhip for her extensive volunteer work as a case manager and co-president for the Immigrant Families Advocay Project. She is fluent in Spanish, having lived in both Central and South America.  Ms. Hebert's practice focuses on family-based immigration with waivers of inadmissibility, removal defense, humanitarian relief, and a growing number of employment and education-based immigrant and non-immigrant visas.

Areas of Practice

  • 30% Family Immigration
  • 30% Removal Defense & Appeals
  • 10% Business and Education Immigration
  • 20% Asylum, Humanitarian, and VAWA Immigration
  • 10% Nationality and Naturalization

Litigation Percentage

  • 50% of Practice Devoted to Litigation

Bar Admissions

  • Washington, 2014
  • U.S. District Court Western District of Washington, 2014
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 9th Circuit, 2014

Education

  • University of Washington School of Law, Seattle, Washington
    • J.D. - 2014
    • Honors: Cum Laude
    • Honors: Order of the Barristers
  • Rhodes College, Memphis, Tennessee
    • B.A. cum laude - 2008
    • Major: International Studies & Political Science
    • Major: Latin American Studies

Honors and Awards

  • Pro Bono Honors Service & Leadership Award - UW School of Law , 2012 - 2014

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • American Immigration Lawyers Association, Member, 2014 - Present

Past Employment Positions

  • Rios & Cruz, P.S., Associate Attorney, 2014 - 2016
  • Federal Public Defender's Office - Seattle, Rule 2 Intern, 2013

Pro Bono Activities

  • Immigrant Families Advocacy Project - Case Manager, Co-President, Advicory Board Member, 2012 - 2016
  • Northwest Immigrant Rights Project - Pro Bono Volunteer Attorney, 2014 - 2016

Languages

  • English
  • Spanish