Attorney Moumita Rahman is an experienced immigration lawyer serving clients from all corners of the globe. She specializes in family based immigration and business visas, and also assists clients with naturalization, asylum, VAWA applications, and removal defense. Since starting her own practice, Ms. Rahman has been recognized as a leader in the field of immigration law, most recently being named a 2017 and 2018 “Top 40 Under 40” by the National Advocates and a 2018 “Rising Star” in Immigration law by Superlawyers.
Ms. Rahman brings with her a unique perspective and understanding as a second-generation immigrant of Bangladeshi descent, and is firmly committed to building strong community values. She is fluent in both English and Bengali. She is currently working with members of the Bangladeshi-American immigrant community to provide and promote effective resources for recent immigrant women, and provides legal seminars to help educate recent newcomers to the basics of American law.
Ms. Rahman is admitted to practice in the United States District Court, Southern District of New York, the United States District Court, Eastern District of New York, the United States District Court, District of Connecticut, the State of New York, and Immigration Courts nationwide. She is also an active member of the American Immigration Lawyers Association.
Prior to opening her own practice, Ms. Rahman received her Juris Doctor from New York Law School, where she served as a past President of the NYLS South Asian Law Students Association, and as an Executive Editor of the NYLS Moot Court Association. Ms. Rahman competed successfully in several moot court competitions across the country.
Ms. Rahman received her Bachelor of Arts from Southern Methodist University in Dallas, Texas, where she received several awards for campus leadership and academic achievement, including the William McElvaney Award for Peace and Justice. In her spare time, Ms. Rahman enjoys powerlifting, reading, cultural activities, and spending time with her toddler.