Maria Isabel Cueva
Isabel Cueva is a U.S. Immigration Lawyer who represents both individuals and corporations in all 50 states and around the world. She specializes in deportation defense, family visas, waivers, and employment-based visas.
Born in Guadalajara, Mexico, Ms. Cueva is a first generation immigrant who migrated to the U.S. when she was eight years old. She received her Bachelor's degree from the University of Utah where she was awarded the Larry H. and Gail Miller Enrichment Scholarship for her entire undergraduate career. Ms. Cueva graduated Magna Cum Laude and with honors from the Psi Chi National Honors Society and PHI KAPPA PHI Honors Society.
She received her Juris Doctorate degree from the reputable S.J. Quinney College of Law at the University of Utah. As a student she clerked for the Honorable William Nixon in the United States Executive Office for Immigration Review in Salt Lake City, Utah. Upon graduating Ms. Cueva practiced immigration law in Seattle and in British Columbia, where she gained a reputation handling highly complex cases. Ms. Cueva was recruited by a national law firm in Orange County, California to start an immigration division. She spent two years in California, and then moved to her native Utah to start her own law firm.
The fulfillment of helping her clients successfully navigate through the complex legal system of Immigration Law drives Isabel forward. Her fluency in Spanish and in Hispanic culture allows her to meet the unique language and cultural needs of her clientele.
She is a member of the Washington State Bar Association and the American Immigration Lawyer's Association and is licensed to practice law in the State of Washington. Due to the federal nature of U.S. immigration law, Ms. Cueva is able to represent clients nationwide.
Alyssa Cueva grew up in Orem, Utah, and attended Utah Valley University. While at UVU, she majored in Criminology and competed in a crime scene investigation team that placed second in the nation.
Alyssa is the senior paralegal at the Cueva Law Firm. She is an expert in Adjustment of Status petitions, Naturalization, and Removal of Conditional Residence.
When Alyssa is not in the office, she is busy being a supermom to her 4 children, including her chubby little toddler. Her favorite TV show is Grey's Anatomy.
Alexandra "Aly" Johnson
Aly Johnson was raised just outside of Logan, Utah, and graduated cum laude from Utah State University in 2014. As a paralegal at the Cueva Law Firm, Aly focuses on some of our most complex cases, including I-601 waivers of inadmissibility and affirmative asylum petitions.
Aly's favorite part about working at the Cueva Law Firm is the extensive research that is required for affirmative immigration applications. She enjoys knowing that her work helps families stay together and allows them to move past their immigration concerns and on to creating a better life here in the United States.
Outside of work, Aly enjoys drawing and crafting, staying up-to-date with politics and world news, and going on adventures with her three-legged dog Sage.