Our firm is located in Houston, TX & we speak English, Spanish, Italian, French & Bulgarian.
A native of Bulgaria, Dessi Mathew completed her B.A. degree with honors in International Relations from Lyon College in 1999, and went on to pursue a Master’s degree in Political Science from Lehigh University, which she completed in 2001. After spending a summer in New York City as an intern at the United Nations, Dessi fell in love with the cultural and ethnic diversity of New York. She was inspired to move to New York City and began working in the area of immigration law, drawing on her interest in international relations and law. Dessi Mathew remained in New York for nine years working with corporate and individual clients in the fashion, design, architecture and entertainment industries.
Dessi completed her J.D. degree with honors from Pace University School of Law in in 2009. She served as a Senior Associate of the Pace International Law Review, and her student note was selected for publication in the Winter 2009 issue of the law review. While in law school, Dessi Mathew interned in the chambers of Judge Marilyn D. Go of the Eastern District of New York.
She is licensed to practice law in Texas and New York. Dessi Mathew is a member of the American Bar Association, the Immigration Lawyers Association, the New York City Bar Association, and the New York State Bar Association. She has extensive experience in both family and business immigration.
She is fluent in English and Bulgarian, and enjoys international travel, classical music, movies and art museums.