BANGUDI LAW LLC

US Immigration Law. International Family Law. Business Law.

About BANGUDI LAW LLC

Welcome to BANGUDI LAW LLC. Attorney Bangudi has over 10 Years of Experience providing quality, personal representation in IMMIGRATION LAW, INTERNATIONAL FAMILY LAW & SMALL BUSINESS LAW from law offices in Laurel, Maryland and Columbia, Maryland.
Let us bring our experience practicing US immigration worldwide, and our international family law experience in MD state and appellate courts, to resolve your legal issues.

Find Out What We Can Do For You. Contact us today at 410.384.4224.

An immigrant to immigrants, a Georgetown Law JD grad, large law firm alumni, past chair of the MD state bar Immigration Law Section, AILA member since 2010 -- working for you!

Testimonials

  • "On several occasions, I have reached out to Mayabanza for legal advice and have sought her services on various immigration issues. In all situations, she had met and gone beyond expectation in delivering successful results. As a client, you can also be assured of a timely and personable approach to the handling of your cases." See this Bangudi Law Client Review on LinkedIn

    Azu

  • "SUPERIOR SERVICE - Ms Bangudi provides excellent and knowledge service consistently. She is very direct, honest and goes above and beyond. I have never met a lawyer who was not money hungry, until I met her. I highly recommend her if you want guaranteed results that is affordable and reliable and provided with integrity." See this Bangudi Law Client Review on AVVO

    Juanita

  • "PROFESSIONAL - Mayabanza Sylena Bangudi is a trustworthy professional who not only displays great work ethics and knowledge on migration matters but also a deep care for her clients. I recommend her to anyone that needs legal services. She handles her cases with excellent professionalism." See this Bangudi Law Client Review on AVVO

    Godfrey

  • "Maya is a God send. I'm not sure where our company would be without her guidance. Her passion for law, and for being the best, is evident in her practice. Hire Maya if you are seeking quality and dedication from start to finish." See this Bangudi Law Client Review on LinkedIn

    Isaac

  • "I met Mayabanza when I lost all hope for my Husband to ever join me in America. But, with Maya's expertise, high integrity and superlative work, my Husband is here in America with me and we are happy. If you have any immigration problem, Mayabanza is "THE ATTORNEY TO GO TO". She is trusworthy, knowledgable and have good results. My life is whole today because of her. Trust me on this." See this Bangudi Law Client Review on LinkedIn

    Eugenie

Meet Mayabanza

Mayabanza Sylena Bangudi
Business, U.S. Immigration, & Family Law Attorney
Education

Juris Doctor, Georgetown University Law Center, Washington, DC

Bachelors of Arts in English, University of Louisville, Louisville, KY

Bar Admissions

Maryland & U.S. District Court for the District of Maryland

Professional membership

American Immigration Lawyers Association, Member (2010 – present), AILA-DC Chapter Fall CLE Conference Committee Co-chair (2015), Member (2011-13)

Maryland State Bar Association, Past Chair, Immigration Law Section (2014-15), Immigration Section Annual Meeting Chair (2012 & 2013), Investor Visa CLE Chair, 2014, and Member (Immigration, Business, & Family Law Sections, 2004 – present)

American Bar Association, Published Author, Member (2004 – present)

Civic and Charitable

Maryland Volunteer Lawyers Service, Family Law Panel Litigator (2006 – present)

Sisters for Health, Inc, General Counsel

Kids in Need of Defense (KIND), Volunteer Immigration Counsel practicing in Baltimore Immigration Court

Georgetown University Law Center, Alumni Interview Program, Volunteer (2010 to present)

Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc., Iota Lambda Omega Chapter, Social Justice & Human Rights Committee Chair (2011)

Previous experience

DLA Piper US LLP, Associate & Summer Associate (Baltimore), Government Controversies Law Clerk (Washington, DC)

Hudson Cook LLP, Associate

LADO International College, English as a Second Language Instructor

Presentations and Publications

“Family Immigration Fundamentals,” MD State Bar Ass’n 2016 Spring Conference.

“Technology Tips Every Solo Must Know,” presented at the MSBA’s “Hanging Out a Shingle” Conference, Spring 2014 and 2015.

Are You (Marketing) Online? Applicable Ethical Rules that You Must Know, Bangudi Law LLC, Available in AILA-DC Fall Conference Materials (2012).

Non-compliance with H-1B Rules Shakes Up Prince Georges County Schools – How to Make Sure this Does Not Happen to Your Clients, Bangudi Law LLC, Available in AILA-DC Fall Conference Materials (2011).

Foreword: Recognizing Humanity, Achieving International Gender Equality in Labor & Employment, 6 GEO. J. GENDER L. 147-56 (2005); and The Violence Against Women Act, 4 GEO. J. GENDER & L. 489 (2002) (summarizing the provisions of VAWA I and II, including those provisions for battered immigrant women).

Compendium of State Certificate of Title Laws, American Bar Association, (Chapter Author, 2009).

Why Arguing, “But He Touched It Last!” May No Longer Work in Oregon, General Motors Minority Dealers Association, Sparkplug Quarterly Newsletter, p. 11 (Spring 2008).