Teresita Rodriguez is a managing attorney working in Peek & Toland’s immigration practice. Teresita moved to Austin, TX from Miami, FL, where she earned her law degree from Nova Southeastern University’s law school in South Florida. Teresita was on the Dean’s List and an active participant in the law school’s immigration clinics and organizations. Teresita received two Bachelor’s degrees from Florida International University in Miami, FL, where she was on the Dean List and very active in numerous student organizations. Teresita has worked in immigration law for over ten years, representing countless individuals in removal proceedings and before USCIS. As a child of immigrant parents, Teresita is dedicated to helping others achieve their American Dreams. Teresita’s father was a Cuban political prisoner for over 17 years during Fidel Castro’s regime and her mother was born in Cuba and moved to the United States under Operation Peter Pan, a large exodus that helped unaccompanied minors in Cuba travel to the United States between 1960 and 1962. For this reason, her passion for immigration law stems from the roots of her family, giving her unmatched passion for her clients. Teresita is zealous in her fight to help other individuals and their families achieve successful futures in the United States. Teresita is admitted to practice in the State of Florida and is fluent in Spanish.
Bar Admissions & Affiliations
- State Bar of Florida
- State Bar of Texas
- Peek & Toland, Austin, Texas, Immigration Attorney
- Pozo Goldstein, LLP, Miami, Florida, Immigration Attorney