Mayra A. Cano, Esq. is a dynamic, skilled attorney who has a diverse private practice. Ms. Cano’s represents individuals and businesses alike handling personal, commercial, and immigration matters. In the area of immigration law, Ms. Cano regularly represents clients with affirmative petitions before USCIS as well as defensive applications/removal defense (deportation) before the Immigration Court. In the area of Family Law, Ms. Cano handles divorces, child support and alimony modifications, and custody matters. Ms. Cano also has experience handling landlord-tenant matters.
Ms. Cano was born in Colombia. She attended public schools in Hudson County, NJ and then obtained her Bachelor of Arts in Psychology with a minor in Political Science from Drew University. She was awarded her Juris Doctorate from New York Law School. Before entering private practice, Ms. Cano interned with the U.S. Department of Homeland Security (Office of Chief Counsel, USCIS) and the U.S. Department of Justice, Executive Office for Immigration Review (Immigration Court).
In addition to her private practice, Ms. Cano is Of Counsel to the Law Offices of Christine Ann Soto where she handles Guardianships, Trust and Estate planning as well as Special Education matters.
Ms. Cano loves to travel and has resided briefly in Hawaii and South Korea.
Ms. Cano is Fluent in English and Spanish.