Jose Antonio Peral Rodriguez
Paralegal, bilingual in Spanish and English
Earned his bachelor’s degree in labor and industrial relations from the Universidad del Norte in Ciudad Juarez, Mexico, in 1997
Jose Antonio served as the assistant director of the office of international programs at UTEP from October 2016 to April 2017.
He worked as a paralegal for the HUD-Homeless Team at Texas RioGrande Legal Aid, Inc., in El Paso, Texas.
Jose Antonio honed his immigration law skills as an immigration support specialist with Dykema Cox Smith in El Paso, Texas, and as a paralegal in the trial unit legal assistant & legal orientation program with the Diocesan Migrant and Refugee Services, Inc., El Paso, Texas.
He served as the American citizens services senior LES supervisor with the Department of State American Consulate General, and as a field investigator with the Social Security Administration through the Department of State American Consulate General, both in Ciudad Juarez, Mexico.
Jose Antonio also gained experience as an immigrant visa section team leader with the immigrant visa department of State American Consulate General, in Ciudad Juarez, Mexico.
- Immigrant visas
- Student/Scholar visas (F-1 ad J-1)
- Family-based visas
- Employment-based visas
- US Nationality and Citizenship
- CRBAs and US passports
- Social Security Administration retirement and disability
- Veterans Administration benefits