Carolina Ribas joined The Law Offices of David E. Piver as an Associate Attorney in 2015. She is a member in good standing of the Delaware Bar and the New Jersey Bar. She is also admitted to the U.S. District Court for the District of New Jersey. Carolina was raised by immigrant Brazilian parents and immigrant Spanish grandparents. She is a native speaker of both Spanish and Portuguese and has advanced comprehension of Italian.
Carolina received her Bachelor’s degree in Political Science, Spanish and Italian from the University of Delaware. She graduated with Honors and was recognized as a Latina Student of Distinction. She studied abroad in Spain, Italy, and Brazil while in college. She graduated cum laude from Widener University School of Law.
Carolina’s practice focuses on investor and employment-based visas. She also defends clients in removal proceedings and has experience successfully representing clients in Immigration Courts across the nation. In the detained setting, she has successfully obtained bond and dismissal of aggravated felony charges. Carolina also handles other types of immigration cases including: asylum, U-visas, cancellation of removal, adjustment of status, waivers, and applications for Special Immigrant Juvenile Status.
Carolina is an active member of the Philadelphia Chapter of the American Immigration Lawyers Association (“AILA”) and the Delaware State Bar Association.