Cynthia is a Shareholder, Vice President, and Co-chair of the Legal Team at Trow & Rahal. She has practiced immigration and nationality law since 1996 and specializes in immigration for businesses, performing artists (individuals and groups), as well as family related matters.
In the role of Shareholder and Vice President, Cynthia works with Trow & Rahal’s management to further the firm’s mission. As Co-chair of the Legal Team, she is responsible for overseeing the training, mentoring, and guidance of the firm’s legal support staff and attorneys. She ensures that our team is informed and trained in all relevant government procedures and changes in the law. She also develops internal processes to improve the firm’s procedures and increase efficiency.
She served as a board member of the Women’s Bar Association of the District of Columbia (WBA) from 2015-2021, participating in the governance and strategic management of the WBA and as a board liaison with its law forum. Cynthia has authored articles on family immigration matters and served as a panelist at D.C. Bar Association seminars and as a guest panelist for the Maryland Bar Association.
A long-time member of the American Immigration Lawyers Association (AILA), Cynthia has served as a speaker at AILA National Conferences, and for AILA’s Military Assistance Program. She is also an active member of the D.C. Chapter of the International Network of Boutique and Independent Law Firms (INBLF).
Cynthia’s reputation within the legal community has led to the repeated selection by her peers for inclusion in prestigious publications including, The Best Lawyers in America every year since 2010, and the International Who’s Who of Business Lawyers (Corporate Immigration) and Who’s Who Legal: Corporate Immigration every year since 2012.
Cynthia received her J.D. degree from Howard University School of Law and a Bachelor of Psychology degree from Yale University. She is a member of the District of Columbia and New York State Bar Associations.
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