Lara Gonzalez joined D&S as an Immigration Specialist in September 2018, where she assists with preparing and monitoring various business immigration cases.
Lara was born in Mozambique, grew up in Spain and studied in the United Kingdom. After college, she moved to New York and pursued a career in immigration and labor law. She has over six years of experience working as a paralegal, both in-house and at a large global corporate immigration firm.
Lara holds a B.A. in International Relations from the University of Leeds in the UK and is currently pursing her J.D. at Brooklyn Law School. In her spare time, she volunteers with the New York City Bar Association by organizing panel discussions on legal and policy issues relating to Africa.
Lara is fluent in Spanish and Portuguese and conversant in French.