Find comfort in our seasoned attorneys serious about service. With us, legal matter do not have to be daunting.
Over 30 years of dedicated legal practice, offering seasoned experience and deep-rooted knowledge.
Fluency in Spanish and Portuguese to ensure seamless communication and understanding for our diverse clientele.
Having assisted thousands of clients, we understand unique needs and offer tailored solutions for each individual or business.
Embracing a family-oriented ethos in our practice, where clients are treated with the care and respect they deserve, fostering lasting relationships built on trust.
New York Family Law & Immigration Attorneys
Serving Clients in State & International Family Law & Immigration
Our clients include individuals and families from all walks of life facing family law matters. The complexities of these cases can include divorce, child custody, spousal support, property division, prenuptial and postnuptial agreements, and more. These issues can be emotionally and legally challenging; our attorneys bring compassion, care, and proven competence to even the most complex issues, such as those that cross international borders.
In U.S. immigration, we assist immigrants with issues in the ever-evolving and demanding immigration system. We help individuals, families, and businesses understand their rights, obtain necessary documentation, and guide them through complicated application processes, from family-based or employment-based green cards to deportation defense, citizenship, and more.
Our firm brings 30 years of experience to your case and is led by a naturalized U.S. citizen from Brazil, Attorney Norka M. Schell, who has first-hand experience with the U.S. immigration system.
New York Family Law
Our New York family law legal team understands how complex divorce and child-related issues can be. Litigation can be expensive and go on for years, taking a significant toll not only upon the individuals in conflict but also on the children, as well as immediate and extended families.
Because of the emotional factors associated with family law issues, the parties involved often have difficulty agreeing on the issues.
Our family law attorneys believe that each party within a New York divorce deserves a chance at fairness regardless of gender. We can help men and women navigate the complicated legal system; our team prepares cases seeking your best interests and, most importantly, the best interests of your child(ren).
Your family is more important to you than anything else; you need someone on your side who will present your matters in the best light and fight for you and your family. We can deal with the legal hurdles and provide guidance to prevent mistakes that will affect your short- and long-term future.
We will be at your side and fight for your rights throughout the entire process. We make no promises about any case but will tenaciously advocate for each client.
At Law Offices of Norka M. Schell, LLC, your satisfaction is our priority! See for yourself what our clients have to say about working with us.
?Thank you so much for helping the Military Assistance Program! Our service members and their families rest easier knowing they have your expert legal guidance and support. We appreciate all that you do!- Eric L.
The process has been remarkably quick, and I appreciate the efficiency and professionalism demonstrated throughout. The communication has been excellent, with clear guidance every step of the way.- Togar M.
During my consultation Norka demonstrated care and as a client that was very important to me.Well let’s say I leave her office with a renewed sense of confidence and Trust, she explained how we will work together as a team and I sincerely appreciate- Simeon
Thank you for your excellent professional. Your actions provided me a new life when you got me at the jail and helped me get my green card.- Wilfredo T.
She believes in her ability to do what she does best and this gives us peace of mind knowing that we have someone like her seeking every way to get us the results that both parties are expecting. We would highly recommend her to anyone who is in need of- Ramesh
She is efficient and effective in everything she does with immigration because she knows how delicate is with the USCIS. She got me out of the immigration facility and gave me another life in my adopted country the United States. That is hard work for me.- Lewis B.
O meu green card chegou na última quinta feira, agradeço você, Dra. Schell por tudo que fez e graças DEUS deu tudo certo.- Orbrigado
Norka is a great lawyer, and she’s doing an excellent job for me and my family. I commend her work. can trust she is very committed and punctual in everything she does. and does his job with much love and dedication!- Anonymous
Immigration & International Law
Our international and immigration lawyers approach every case with the understanding of its importance and what is at stake – business, jobs, and family in the United States.
Our extensive experience with international and immigration issues ideally positions us to represent clients in issues such as deportation, removal, naturalization, family, and employment-based cases and consular matters.
Because of our combined understanding of immigration and family law, we can assist clients with cross-border family matters, such as divorce and separation, and the Hague Convention regarding child custody, abduction, and adoption.
Our lawyers practice before all relevant government bodies in the United States – including the Department of Justice, U.S. Department of State and agencies, U.S. Federal Courts, and N.Y. State Courts.
Based on professional education, experience, and an in-depth understanding of U.S. and international laws, our legal team and business lawyers in New York City are committed to securing optimum results for our clients.
We assist people from all over the U.S. with immigration and international law issues.
The Law Offices of Norka M. Schell, LLC Can Help
By partnering with us, you can benefit from the knowledge and experience of skilled attorneys. In the immigration context, we strive to alleviate the stress and confusion that often accompany the immigration process.
In the family law context, our goal is to help you confidently navigate the emotional and complex nuances of New York divorce and family law. Our international law representation is designed to help you successfully resolve family law issues that must be addressed in conjunction with the legal frameworks of foreign countries.
We offer bilingual services in Portuguese and Spanish. Falamos Portuguěs. Hablamos Español.