Professional Profile

Attorney Santiago has represented clients from across the globe, including but not limited to: Mexico, El Salvador, Guatemala, Honduras, Nicaragua, Costa Rica, Dominican Republic, Haiti, Cuba, Columbia, Ecuador, Peru, Chile, Argentina, Brazil, Algeria, Egypt, Afghanistan, Turkmenistan, Iran, India, Bangladesh, Vietnam, Philippines, Fiji, New Zealand, Australia, China, Mongolia, Russia, Ukraine, Bulgaria, Lithuania, Germany, Netherlands, Spain, Ireland and the United Kingdom.

Attorney Santiago is a graduate of Golden Gate University, School of Law, in San Francisco and holds a Bachelor's Degree in Anthropology from Mount Holyoke College in Massachusetts.

While at Mount Holyoke College, Ms. Santiago took part in a year-long study abroad program which sent her to England, Tanzania, India, Mexico and the Philippines studying first- hand the anthropology, ecology, economics, social movements and international policies of each country.

While in Law School, Attorney Santiago participated in a Judicial Externship for the Executive Office of Immigration Review and was a Board Member of the Latino/a American Law Student Association. Currently, she is a member and serves on the advisory council of the Northern California Chapter of the American Immigration Lawyers Association and is admitted to the California Bar.

Attorney Santiago is the founder of the Santiago Law Office, P.C., which she opened in 2010. In addition, Attorney Santiago is an on-going volunteer with La Raza Centro Legal where she has regularly contributed her expertise to the center's free immigration law clinic.