Owner/ Attorney

Phone:  516-742-3838

Fax:  516-742-3399

Email:  terezakis@terezakislaw.com

Mr. Terezakis grew up in Commack, New York and went on to attend the State University of New York at Buffalo. He graduated Phi Beta Kappa, Magna Cum Laude, with a B.A. in Political Science in 1982. Thereafter, he attended the University at Buffalo School of Law, from which he graduated, with honors, in 1985,…

Attorney

Phone:  516-742-3838

Fax:  516-742-3399

Lorena E. Alfaro is a senior associate attorney with the Terezakis Law Firm. Ms. Alfaro represents clients before the United States Immigration and Citizenship Services and the U.S. Immigration Court. Ms. Alfaro practices all areas of immigration law but primarily focuses on family-based immigration, including, consular processing, 601A provisional waivers, U-visas and VAWA cases, and…

Attorney

Born on Long Island to immigrant parents, Mr. Ruiz learned at an early age the particular challenges this segment of the population faces on a daily basis.  Based on that experience, he decided to pursue a career as an attorney and attended the State University of New York at Buffalo.  He received a degree in…

Attorney

Ms. Minett received her Bachelor of Arts degree from Mount Holyoke College in 1979, cum laude in English, and her Juris Doctor degree from the Catholic University of America’s Columbus School of Law in 1982, where she was a Moot Court Vice Chancellor and a member of Law Review.  She was admitted to the New…

Client Accounts & Finance

Phone:  516-742-3838

Fax:  516-742-3399

Mrs. Cecibel Terezakis, is our Account Coordinator, who is responsible for overseeing all client billings and retainers for our office. She is our point of contact for our clients regarding their accounts. Mrs. Terezakis is originally from Ecuador and immigrated to the United States where she met George Terezakis. She is a great mother to…

Paralegal

Phone:  516-742-3838

Fax:  516-742-3399

Email:  fgarcia@terezakislaw.com

Mrs. Fabiola Garcia was born in El Salvador and migrated to the United States after graduating from The University of El Salvador in 2007. In 2013, she obtained an Associate Degree in Business Administration. She has over nine years of experience working in the immigration law field. Her calm demeanor and attention to detail are…

Paralegal

Email:  dgomez@terezakislaw.com

Ms. Deisy Gomez began working for the Terezakis Law Firm in April 2017. She loves helping others and saw this as a great opportunity to do so. Her parents are both from Mexican backgrounds which influenced her decision to work in immigration law. She believes that everyone should have equal rights and better opportunities. Ms….

Paralegal

Email:  lmalvido@terezakislaw.com

Ms. Malvido received her Bachelor of Arts degree from The City College of New York in 2014, cum laude in International Studies and Political Science, while she worked as a community specialist for the Center for Family Support. After graduation, Ms. Malvido taught English Second Language (ESL) and Driver’s Education at the Women for Afghan…

Legal Assistant

Phone:  516-742-3838

Fax:  516-742-3399

Email:  ychacon@terezakislaw.com

Mrs. Yanira Chacon joined our firm in December 2014. She was born in San Salvador, El Salvador and immigrated to the United States in the early Eighties. Ms. Chacon has been living on Long Island since her arrival to the US. She is passionate about immigration law because she wants to help her community. In…

Digital and Social Media Coordinator

Email:  tcaldas@terezakislaw.com

Ms. Tanya Caldas graduated from the Fashion Institute of Technology with a BFA in Illustration. As the Digital and Social Media Coordinator, she leads the development and implementation of all online platforms, social media outreach, and engagement strategies. Working closely with the entire staff, Ms. Caldas builds a vibrant online presence that engages existing audiences,…