Michael Hugh Carlin

Michael Hugh Carlin

Law Office of Michael Carlin PLLC
  • Immigration Law
  • Michigan
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Summary

Michael Carlin has years of experience working with immigrants to help them to become lawful permanent residents and citizens of the United States. Mike represents clients in Immigration Court and at USCIS immigration offices. Mike has also presented arguments before several U.S. Courts of Appeals, including the federal appeals courts in Washington DC and Chicago. Mike graduated with honors from the University of North Carolina School of Law, Chapel Hill, North Carolina, in 2001, where he received a full academic scholarship and was a staff member of the North Carolina Law Review. Prior to opening his own practice, Mike was a staff attorney at the International Institute of Metropolitan Detroit, where he represented many clients, both in Immigration Court and at the USCIS offices in Detroit and Chicago. Mike has also served as an Adjunct Professor at the University of Detroit Mercy School of Law, where he ran the Asylum Law Clinic. Through the Clinic, he supervised law students in the preparation of asylum applications with clients, and in the representation of those clients at the USCIS Asylum Office in Chicago and the Detroit Immigration Court. A fluent Spanish speaker, Mike has worked for a decade with people of Latin American heritage. His varied experiences prior to becoming a lawyer include working with Mexican farmworkers, asylum-seekers from El Salvador, Guatemala, and Honduras, and students and their families from the Dominican Republic. As an immigration lawyer, Mike has worked with immigrants from all over the world.

Education
University of Michigan - Ann Arbor
M.A. (2007) | Education
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Honors: Full academic scholarship
University of North Carolina - Chapel Hill
J.D. (2001) | Law
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Honors: Full academic scholarship
Activities: North Carolina Law Review
Pennsylvania State University - University Park
B.A. (1989) | General Arts and Sciences
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Honors: Full academic scholarship National Merit Scholar
Professional Experience
Attorney
Law Office of Michael Carlin PLLC
- Current
Attorney
International Institute of Metropolitan Detroit
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Adjunct Professor
University of Detroit Mercy
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Attorney
National Labor Relations Board
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Law Fellow
AFL-CIO
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Professional Associations
State Bar of Michigan # P72567
Member
Current
National Immigration Project
Member
- Current
American Immigration Lawyers Association
Member
- Current
Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice
Michigan
Pennsylvania
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6th Circuit
7th Circuit
D.C. Circuit
U.S. Supreme Court
Fees
  • Credit Cards Accepted
Practice Area
  • Immigration Law
Languages
  • Spanish: Spoken, Written
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Website
Law Office of Michael Carlin PLLC
Contact & Map
Immigration Attorney
2340 E. Stadium Blvd.
Suite 5
Ann Arbor, MI 48104
USA
Telephone: (734) 369-3131
Fax: (734) 259-4801