With her deep expertise and experience in immigration law, Cary Torres specializes in creating opportunities for families, growing businesses and skilled professionals. Cary’s passion for building relationships and creating opportunities for her clients led her to develop her immigration law practice.
Cary helps family members petition for spouses, parents, and fiancés. She advises clients on all immigration related matters, including advising clients on consular processes and immigration waivers (pardons). Further, she enables U.S. and foreign-owned companies to recruit and retain talented personnel who lack U.S. work permits. She worked extensively with foreign professionals seeking employment in the U.S., including international postgraduate students and professionals in engineering, computer science, and the life and physical sciences.
Cary brings over 24 years of legal experience to her clients. She earned her Bachelor of Science Degree in business at the University of Florida before attending law school at Mercer University in Georgia. Prior to establishing her own firm, she worked for two of the oldest and most reputable law firms in Gainesville. As an associate at these firms, she worked in civil litigation, criminal defense, business, and contract law before embarking on her own practice in immigration law. Her expertise in trial practice, business and contract law continues to inform her work with deportation defense, corporate and postgraduate clients. Cary was born and raised in Miami, Florida and is fluent in Spanish. She has lived in Gainesville for many years and is married with three children.