Schwamkrug, Freshwater & Lopez, PLLC
Patricia is an attorney and partner with Schwamkrug, Freshwater & Lopez, PLLC, a law firm providing a full range of legal advice and representation to immigrants. Her practice areas include: family based visa petitions, naturalization and citizenship, deportation and removal defense in the Dallas Immigration Court, appeals to the Board of Immigration Appeals and the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit, asylum, special immigrant juvenile status, waivers, Violence Against Women Act and U visa cases for victims of crimes, employment visas, and deferred action cases. Patricia has provided CLE training on immigration law for attorneys and advocates through the Dallas Hispanic Bar Association, Genesis Women's Shelter, the Latinos Against Domestic Violence Conference, the Conference on Crimes Against Women, and the Dallas Bar Association. Texas Monthly Magazine named her Rising Star Super Lawyer in 2014, 2015, 2016, and for the forthcoming 2017 publication.