Ricardo Abend Van Dalen

Staff Attorney

Ricardo focuses on nonimmigrant visa matters, particularly H-1B, TN, and E-3. He was born and raised in Caracas, Venezuela, where he lived until starting college. Being an immigrant himself, Ricardo deeply values the opportunity to help secure visa status and employment authorization for foreign nationals. 

While in law school, Ricardo earned recognition for serving pro bono as a Spanish interpreter for asylum seekers. In addition, he completed internships at the American Bar Association’s Center for Human Rights, the Human Rights Institute at Georgetown Law, and the Due Process of Law Foundation.

Education:

Georgetown University Law Center, Juris Doctor
University of Georgia, Bachelor of Arts in Philosophy, magna cum laude

Languages:

English, Spanish

Admitted to:

Bar of the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania

Community Involvement:

American Immigration Lawyers Association, Member

Outside the Office:

Ricardo enjoys reading and spending time with his family and pets.

Ricardo focuses on nonimmigrant visa matters, particularly H-1B, TN, and E-3. He was born and raised in Caracas, Venezuela, where he lived until starting college. Being an immigrant himself, Ricardo deeply values the opportunity to help secure visa status and employment authorization for foreign nationals. 

While in law school, Ricardo earned recognition for serving pro bono as a Spanish interpreter for asylum seekers. In addition, he completed internships at the American Bar Association’s Center for Human Rights, the Human Rights Institute at Georgetown Law, and the Due Process of Law Foundation.

Ricardo Abend Van Dalen

Staff Attorney

Education:

Georgetown University Law Center, Juris Doctor
University of Georgia, Bachelor of Arts in Philosophy, magna cum laude

Languages:

English, Spanish

Admitted to:

Bar of the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania

Community Involvement:

American Immigration Lawyers Association, Member

Outside the Office:

Ricardo enjoys reading and spending time with his family and pets.