Mayra is a Staff Attorney in the Dallas office of Berry Appleman & Leiden LLP, where she works on all aspects of employment-based immigration, including non-immigrant and immigrant visa matters.

Mayra first joined BAL in 2014 as an Immigration Assistant, prior to attending law school. While in law school, she served as a Judicial Law Clerk with the Houston Immigration Court, where she conducted research and analysis on family-based immigration matters. She has also clerked for boutique immigration firms and was a Student Attorney in her law school’s Criminal Law clinic, where she represented clients in criminal county courts.

Education & Admissions

Juris Doctorate, Texas Southern University, Thurgood Marshall School of Law
Bachelor of Arts, Criminal Justice, University of Texas at Arlington
Admitted to: State Bar of Texas


American Immigration Lawyers Association