Antonio G. Revilla III
Miami Immigration Lawyer and Former U.S. Immigration Prosecutor
With over 23 years of legal experience and a reputation for successfully representing clients in all areas of immigration law, Mr. Revilla has helped countless immigrants remain in the United States.
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Former U.S. Immigration Prosecutor and Miami Immigration Attorney
Antonio G. Revilla III is a former U.S. Immigration Prosecutor with the Immigration and Naturalization Service (INS) and a founding member of the Department of Homeland Security (DHS). As a former Assistant Public Defender in Miami-Dade County and Trial Attorney with the Department of Justice in Miami, Florida, he is a seasoned and renowned litigator with a strong legal background that earned him the reputation of being a Miami Immigration Lawyer known for handling complex immigration issues, particularly deportation defense law.
Mr. Revilla is a past President of the American Immigration Lawyers Association (AILA), South Florida Chapter. Mr. Revilla’s efforts with AILA have facilitated calls-to-action to motivate legislatures to support Comprehensive Immigration Reform. Miami immigration attorney, Antonio Revilla, has made it his mission to educate the public on the benefits of Immigration Reform and the Dream Act. He has dedicated his career to the plight of immigrants and has fought to make the American Dream a reality for everyone.
Antonio Revilla has litigated New York immigration cases, as well as other immigration cases nationwide. Mr. Revilla is a member of the Florida Bar, the United States District Court for the Southern District of Florida, the United States Court of Appeals for the 11th Circuit and 9th Circuit. In the 11th Circuit, Antonio Revilla has had the honor of presenting oral arguments on contested immigration issues. Of particular note was a successful argument which permitted arriving aliens to adjust status before the Immigration Court (EOIR).
Miami Immigration Attorney, Antonio Revilla, has published articles on waivers for criminal and non-criminal aliens. He has presented and spoken at conferences in the area of removal proceedings, deportation cases, and waivers of removal and inadmissibility. Mr. Revilla has also appeared on numerous television programs as a legal analyst and commentator, and also as a contributor in major news publications. He has also been qualified as an expert in court proceedings.
Mr. Revilla has successfully helped countless illegal immigrants remain in the United States through aggressive and creative litigation, utilizing waivers, legal argument, and various benefits under the Immigration and Nationality Act.
- Florida Bar, Member in Good Standing
- U.S. District Court Southern District of Florida
- U.S. Court of Appeals 11th Circuit
- U.S. Court of Appeals 9th Circuit
- University of Miami School of Law, Coral Gables, Florida J.D., 1992
- Tulane University, LA B.A., International Relations, 1989
Professional Associations and Memberships
- American Immigration Lawyers Association (“AILA”)
- Past President of AILA, South Florida Chapter
- Dade County Bar Association
- Founding Member of the Department of Homeland Security
Past Employment Positions
- Former U.S. Immigration Prosecutor
- Former U.S. ICE Counsel
- U.S. Department of Justice/U.S. Department of Homeland Security
- Former Assistant Public Defender