Karina Asvolinsque


• University of Miami School of Law
J.D., Law Degree
LL.M. in International Arbitration

Karina Asvolinsque is an immigration attorney at Arce Immigration Law. She earned her law degree from the University of Miami School of Law and an LL.M. in International Arbitration from the same institution. She is also currently pursuing an LL.M. in Intercultural Human Rights at Saint Thomas University College of Law. She is licensed to practice law in Florida.

During her time in law school, Karina was part of the Human Rights Clinic and worked with attorneys in Canada, Malaysia, and Russia with Russian policy and international human rights matters by researching Russian law and international and European human rights systems and laws. She also worked assisting the Committee to End Discrimination Against Women (CEDAW), which is a body of the United Nations.

Karina was a teaching assistant in Legal Communication & Writing as well as Criminal Procedure and the vice-president and founder of the Human Rights Society. While at Saint Thomas University, she is Editor-in- Chief of the Intercultural Human Rights Law Review. Currently, she volunteers for two organizations that combat human trafficking in South Florida.

Karina was born in Brazil and came to the United States ten years ago. Her interest in immigration stems from her passion for human rights, as well as the fact that she is a foreigner herself. She now strives to assist other to immigrate to the United States so they can have the same opportunities she had.

Karina is fluent in Portuguese and French. She also has intermediate level in Spanish and in Russian. In her spare time, she enjoys creating writing and hiking.