Rachelle is an Associate in the Santa Clara office of BAL. She has experience with various corporate immigration legal matters, as well as family-based U.S. immigration. She currently focuses on employment-based nonimmigrant visa matters. Rachelle has focused on the practice of immigration law since law school and continued that specialty throughout her legal career.
While attending law school, Rachelle served as the President for the Pilipino-American Law Society (PALS). She clerked for a nonprofit organization and an immigration law firm; worked as a student attorney at the UC Hastings Refugee & Human Rights Clinic; and served as an employment counselor for the Legal Aid Society – Employment Law Center’s Workers’ Rights Clinic.
University of San Francisco School of Law, J.D.
University of California, Berkeley, B.A., Molecular Cell & Biology; Dance & Performance Studies
State Bar of California