MDalgadoMarta Delgado

T. 312.604.2736
F. 312.604.2737
mdelgado@hsplegal.com
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Marta Delgado became of counsel to Hughes Socol Piers Resnick & Dym, Ltd in 2010. She has concentrated her practice in the area of immigration and naturalization law since 1998.

Ms. Delgado assists individuals and families in their efforts to obtain legal status in the United States or apply for naturalization, including preparing and filing any waivers that may be necessary. She also represents individuals in removal proceedings, including appeals to the Board of Immigration Appeals, to assist them in avoiding deportation.

She routinely represents clients before the U.S. Department of Homeland Security, the Executive Office for Immigration Review, the U.S. Department of State, and numerous U.S. consular posts worldwide.

EDUCATION

  • University of Wisconsin Law School (J.D. 1996)

  • Northwestern University (B.A. 1993)

ADMISSIONS

BAR ADMISSIONS

  • Illinois (1997)

  • Wisconsin (1996)

LANGUAGES

  • Spanish

MEMBERSHIPS / ASSOCIATIONS

LEGAL

  • Member, Illinois State Bar Association

  • Member, Chicago Bar Association

  • Member, American Immigration Lawyers Association, Chicago Chapter (1998-present)

    • — Co-Chair, Illinois Secretary of State Committee (2009-2010)
    • — Co-Chair, Continuing Legal Education Committee (2008-2009)
    • — Co-Chair, Community Outreach/Family Immigration Advocacy Committee (2005-2006)
    • — Member, Continuing Legal Education Committee Member (2005-2006)
    • — Member, District Counsel Sub-liaison Committee Member (2004-2005)

  • Member, Hispanic Lawyers Association (2005-present)

    • — Member, JD Mentors/Mentee Program (2007)
    • — Member, Judiciary Committee (2006)

  • Volunteer Attorney, Consulate General of Mexico (2006-2007, 2009-2010)

  • Volunteer, Illinois Coalition for Immigrant & Refugee Rights

    • — Breakout Moderator, Interviewing Skills (2009)
    • — Trainer, Naturalization Requirements (2007)
    • — Trainer, Family Visas Eligibility Training (2005, 2006)
    • — Volunteer, Lunes de Inmigracion at Telemundo/Channel 44 (2004 & 2005)


PUBLICATIONS

  • Summary of New Implementation of SEVIS Fee for Certain Foreign and Exchange Visitors, 42 Globe 1 (2004).


SPEECHES AND PRESENTATIONS

  • Waiving the Grounds of Inadmissibility for Immigrants and Non-immigrants, Address at a meeting of the Chicago Bar Association Immigration and Nationality Law Committee (January 23, 2004).