Silvia is an Associate in the Boston office of Berry Appleman and Leiden LLP. Her practice focuses on providing strategic immigration planning for business immigration matters, including nonimmigrant (H-1B, TN, L-1, O-1, E) and immigrant visa matters (PERM labor certifications, employment-based immigrant visa petitions, and adjustment of status applications).

Prior to joining BAL, Silvia was with a business immigration practice in Boston, and also managed family-based immigration and naturalization cases at her own law firm. Originally from Hungary, she has gone through the immigration process herself.

Education & Admissions

Suffolk University Law School, Juris Doctorate
University of Massachusetts at Amherst, Master of Arts, Art History
Admitted to: State Bar of Massachusetts


Association of American Immigration Lawyers (AILA)
Massachusetts Bar Association (MBA)
Hungarian Society of Massachusetts (HSM)
American-Hungarian Chamber of Commerce (AHCC)

Professional Accomplishments

Speaker, “Harry H. Dow Lecture Series on Immigration Law: Stepping into the Business of Boston,” Suffolk University Law School, Boston, Massachusetts, (November 2015)