Juan Ramon Rivas-Rivera, Immigration Attorney

Mr. Juan Ramon Rivas brings over twenty years of legal experience in Immigration, Civil Litigation and Personal Injury cases. Graduated from the University of Iowa with a Bachelor Degree of Arts, majoring in Political Science, and minoring in Spanish Literature and Geography. In 1989, he graduated from the Pontifical University of Puerto Rico, Law School. While at Law School, Mr. Rivas joined the Phi Alpha Delta Law fraternity and the School’s Law Review. Also, participated and won Moot Court Competitions and participated and tried criminal cases before state court under Professor’s supervision . On his last year, Mr. Rivas presided his graduation class. Right after graduation, Mr. Rivas joined the law firm of Roberto Davila Lopez Law Offices concentrating mainly on Insurance Law, Personal Injury cases and Immigration Law. A year into his practice at the Law firm, Mr. Rivas was offered partnership. The Law firm became known as Davila, Rivas & Goyco. In it, Mr. Rivas tried a wide and diverse range of tort cases resulting in trend leading decisions all in benefit of his clients. Also, Mr. Rivas have tried many Personal Injury and Contractual related cases at Federal Courts, also resulting in successful award in damages for all his clients. Mr. Rivas have also successfully argued cases before the Court of Appeals for the First Circuit. After eight years at the Firm, Mr. Rivas opened his own practice at Juan Ramon Rivas-Rivera Law Offices concentrating on Personal Injury, Insurance and Immigration Law cases. Mr. Rivas deals with all kind of Immigration related issues including, but not limited to, Family-Based and Employment-Based Visas, H1B, Investor’s Visas, Student Visas (F-1), OPT Visas and their extensions, Fiancee Visas, Permanent Visas, Work Authorization Visas, VAWA related petitions, Removal Proceedings, Bond Hearings and Naturalization Petitions. Mr. Rivas is highly active on matters related to Immigration issues and has participated in numerous radio talk shows regarding Immigration related discussions.

Admitted to Practice:

  • Southern District of Texas
  • Court of Appeals for the First Circuit in Boston
  • State Court of Puerto Rico
  • United States District Court for the District of Puerto Rico

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