Amy Prokop received her Juris Doctorate from Loyola Law School, Los Angeles in 2003. During her studies at Loyola, she received two First Honors Awards for outstanding coursework in Immigration and Criminal Law, and in the International Protection of Human Rights. During the past ten years, as an attorney with the Law Offices of Carl Shusterman, Ms. Prokop has worked on cases in a variety of areas, including deportation defense, cancellation of removal, waivers, asylum, employment and family-based visa petitions, as well as citizenship and naturalization matters.
Ms. Prokop has successfully litigated over two dozen cases in Federal Court. She wrote the legal briefs in the succcesful landmark CSPA case before the U.S. Court of Appeals for the 9th Circuit, DeOsorio v. Mayorkas.
Ms. Prokop is a member of the State Bar of California, and is admitted to practice in the Federal District Court, Central District of California and in the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit. She is a member of the American Immigration Lawyers Association and the Los Angeles County Bar Association.
Ms. Prokop was the discussion leader for a panel regarding “Federal Immigration Litigation” for the American Immigration Lawyers Association (AILA) in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.
Ms. Prokop is conversant in German.
“I am writing to express my deep appreciation for Ms. Amy Prokop, attorney with the Law Offices of Carl Shusterman.. She’s a very sharp and talented lawyer, with a natural flair for empathy in understanding the human element & context of a situation. Her legal acumen, deftly delivering facts and arguments were the main contributors to the successful conclusion of my case…” (See more client reviews for Attorney Amy Prokop.)