Attorney Carlos Jurado was born in Los Angeles, California. Carlos graduated from the University of California, Berkeley, where he earned a Bachelor of Arts degree in Rhetoric.
After Berkeley, he spent time as a congressional staffer working in a House of Representatives office in Washington D.C. Prior to attending law school, he was the lead case analyst for a consumer protection law firm that specialized in plaintiff side lemon law cases.
Carlos graduated from the University of California, Hastings College of the Law.
During law school, Carlos was a law clerk in the Social Enterprise & Economic Empowerment Clinic and the Business Tax Clinic, where he worked as lead counsel with small businesses, nonprofits, and social enterprises. In addition, he was a member of Yale Law School’s Center for Community & Economic Development, where he worked with corporations, nonprofits, and serviced real estate deals. Carlos authored and published a law journal note, which argued for the creation and enablement of a fourth sector comprised of businesses with social purposes.
When Carlos is not hard at work for his clients, he is usually spending time with his wife and their two kids. They enjoy traveling, finding new adventures, and trying new foods. In addition, Carlos spends his spare time watching boxing matches and cheering on his favorite sports teams: The California Golden Bears, The Los Angeles Lakers, The Los Angeles Dodgers, and his favorite sports team; The Oakland Raiders.
Carlos is a fluent Spanish speaker. He is licensed to practice law in the state of Michigan.
Nour Chammas was born in Lebanon to Syrian-Lebanese parents. Nour subsequently attended undergraduate school at the University of California, San Diego, obtaining a B.A. in Political Science and a minor in Biology. Nour then went to law school at Thomas Jefferson School of Law in San Diego, where he graduated Cum Laude.
Nour has worked as an immigration attorney in Ohio, Michigan, and California. He provided free immigration legal services to low-income members of the community while working at the Arab Resource and Organizing Center in San Francisco. He has represented clients in immigration court, successfully relieving them from deportation, and has helped clients obtain legal status in the United States in a multitude of different ways. Nour brings with him 9 years of immigration law experience and a passion to ensure that every client is cared for and served based on their unique set of circumstances.
When not working, Nour enjoys spending valuable time with his wife and three children, and partaking in various social and cultural activities. Nour also enjoys playing and watching sports, reading, and listening to music. He greatly values family life and is especially fond of family get togethers.
Nour is a member in good standing of the State Bar of California. He is also a member of the American Immigration Lawyers Association (AILA) and of the American Bar Association (ABA). Nour is fluent in Arabic and conversational in French.