Items Tagged with 'Avanti Law Group'


GRPD initiates new immigrant-contact policy

Attorney says directive should ease tensions between immigrant community and police.

September 13, 2019
The Grand Rapids Police Department is looking to build trust with the immigrant community. Read More

Inside Track: Guzman overcomes language obstacles

Business owner, lawyer learns English while graduating magna cum laude from the MSU College of Law.

June 7, 2019
Raquel Salas Guzman said she knew she wanted to be an attorney since she was a child. Read More

Local nonprofit works to reunite children

Bethany Christian Services has helped 81 children in Michigan since Trump’s ‘zero tolerance’ policy began in May.

June 29, 2018
The hotly contested debate over separation of children from their parents who have crossed the Mexico-U.S. border illegally has spilled over into Michigan. Read More

ICE’s presence increases in West Michigan region

Arrests of unauthorized immigrants without criminal records up in 2017.

March 2, 2018
(As seen on WZZM TV 13) In the past few months, immigration has been an increasingly hot topic discussed around dinner tables, law offices, school campuses and, especially, in the United States Congress. Read More

Law firm enters expansion mode

May 6, 2015
A law firm is focusing on expansion — both locally and nationally. Read More

Raquel Salas builds law firm

July 15, 2014
A well-rounded attorney and a co-founding partner of Avanti Law Group, Raquel Salas is a self-described business-savvy Dominican immigrant with a knack for client development and negotiation. Read More