Lisette serves as Managing Attorney at the Miami Branch of the Law Offices of Johanna Herrero. She was born in Cuba and came to the United States when she was 10 years old. Her immigrant roots and strong appreciation for the law makes her a strong support system for the firms client base. As a Cuban American she is able to relate the clients and their struggles. She is a 2016 graduate of Suffolk Law School in Massachusetts and attended Florida International University as an undergraduate. Lisette joined the firm with extensive experience with USCIS and EOIR, from her former internship at the Department of Homeland Security. Lisette manages the firms Miami branch and handles the EOIR and USCIS dockets. She has particular expertise in the process including provisional unlawful presence waivers, waivers of inadmissibility, adjustment of status, naturalization, and motions before the Immigration Court. Lisette has also participated in a semester-long immigration law clinics and a semester-long administrative law clinic, both of which focused on immigration law in both a public interest organization and a private Boston immigration firm. Lisette's work with the Law Offices of Johanna Herrero has a particular emphasis on the firm’s Waivers, Motions and Detainees. She has also represented the firms younger clients through the Special Immigrant Juvenile process in both Massachusetts Probate and Family Court as well as before USCIS and EOIR. She also focuses on U visas and VAWA applications as well as provisional unlawful presence waivers, adjustments of status, naturalization, and motions at the Executive Officer for Immigration Review.
J.D., Suffolk Law School,
Florida International University, B.A
Admissions and Memberships
• Lisette is admitted to practice law in the Commonwealth of Massachusetts, the United States District Court, District of Massachusetts, and the First Circuit United States Court of Appeals.
- American Immigration Lawyers Association (AILA)
- American Bar Association