In 2001 mrs. De La Ossa-Magilligan emigrated to the United States and worked as a paralegal in civil litigation, workmens compensation and immigration firms. In 2005 she attended the University of Miami School of Law wherein she obtained a Master of Laws in comparative law. She was admitted to the Louisiana State Bar association in 2008.
As an immigrant herself mrs. De La Ossa-Magilligan faced all the challenges of starting a new life in a new country. Consuelo understands the needs and expectations of the people who come to the united states with the hopes of having a better life and becoming better individuals. Mrs. De La Ossa-Magilligan started working in the immigration field as a paralegal and worked herself up to an immigration lawyer.
Consuelo’s law practice is limited to immigration law. She represents men, women and children in immigration proceedings. Consuelo’s practice is also devoted to family immigration, waivers and consular processing.