Alvaro H. Martinez is a criminal defense attorney and immigration attorney of the law firm. He grew up in Bogota, Colombia, and immigrated with his family to the United States in 2001.
Alvaro earned his J.D. from the University of Cincinnati School of Law and graduated in 2019, and he was admitted to practice in the State of Ohio in November of that year. Previously he graduated with a Bachelor’s Degree in English with a concentration in Professional Writing. Having grown in Colombia but doing all his secondary and post-secondary education in the United States, he is fully bilingual in English and Spanish.
Although his focus is primarily in Criminal law, Alvaro also has experience in Immigration law, particularly in Waiver applications (I-601a) with USCIS, Consular processing with the National Visa Center, and in Removal cases (42B) before the Cleveland Immigration Court.
Alvaro is currently a member of the Ohio Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers (OACDL), the Cincinnati Bar Association, and the Ohio Bar Association.