Mr. Barbosa founded Diaspora Law aiming at connecting community oriented attorneys in order to provide comprehensive immigration services. He brings his previous experience to provide the assistance the community currently seeks. Mr. Barbosa speaks English, Spanish, and Portuguese (Conversational). His previous academic and work experiences have taken him for extended periods to Japan, Brazil, China, the United Kingdom and Chile.
Mr. Barbosa sees immigration as a human rights oriented practice. He previously worked with the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees as a Legal Assistant and with the Service Employees International Union, as an organizer. As an Immigration Attorney, he has been able to explain complicated options in understandable terms to his clients.
Mr. Barbosa is a member of the American Immigration Lawyers Association, Rotary International and the Sierra Club. He constantly collaborates and organizes community based organizations that advocate for the advancement of their societies, and has appeared in Univision, Telemundo and PBS stations addressing issues of immigration law.
Mr. Barbosa was awarded the Certificate on Exemplary Commitment to Pro-Bono and Public Service. His pledge to public assistance makes him a reachable attorney with the skills and experience to advocate for his clients.
He is admitted to practice in the State of New Jersey as well as Immigration Courts nationwide.
- Syracuse University College of Law, J.D.
- Maxwell School of Citizenship and Public Affairs, MA in International Relations
- Pennsylvania State University, BA Political Science and Minors in History, Japanese and International Studies