Luz A. Lizarazo, Esq. is an Associate at Cabanillas & Associates, P.C. in the White Plains, New York office. Ms. Lizarazo advises clients on real estate, short sales and immigration matters. She also handles the Consumer Credit Department. Ms. Lizarazo earned her her Juris Doctor from the Universidad Pedagogica & Tecnologica de Colombia in 2001 and her LLM in Comparative Legal Studies from Pace University in 2007. She is admitted to practice in New York. Ms. Lizarazo is an active member of the American Immigration Lawyers Association (AILA) and the Westchester Bar Association.
Ms. Lizarazo has also practiced law in her home country of Colombia, where she was the first law student to work for the White Collar Crime Unit for the District Attorney’s Office. She served as a law clerk for the Appellate Division of Civil/Tort matters in Colombia. She has negotiated numerous settlements in resolution of pending litigation. Prior to joining Cabanillas & Associates, P.C. she worked at a law firm in White Plains, New York where she concentrated on immigration matters. Ms. Lizarazo has successfully closed a large amount of short sale and real estate transactions in New York, allowing many clients facing foreclosure to remain in their homes.