Immigration Law Group of Florida logo

Immigration Law Group of Florida

Experience Matters
Call (727) 471-0677
Contact us today
for a consultation
kathlyn@immlawfl.com
Visit our website
immlawfl.com
Email us
kathlyn@immlawfl.com
  • Credit Cards
  • Payment Plans
  • English
  • French - Français
  • Spanish - Español

St. Petersburg, Florida immigration law firm

EFFECTIVE REPRESENTATION FOR COMPLEX LEGAL MATTERS

Our firm is dedicated to helping families and individuals with complex immigration issues. We have over 30 years of combined experience representing clients.

Our experience, knowledge and resources allow us to communicate expectations better, create a strategic plan for you and your case, and help mitigate any problems should they come up.

We represent clients before U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services, Immigration Court, the Board of Immigration Appeals, Immigration and Customs Enforcement, Customs and Border Protection, and various U.S. Embassies and Consulates. We believe in providing compassionate and effective representation to our clients.

Our Attorneys

Adriana M. Dinis Photo

Adriana M. Dinis

Adriana Dinis is a shareholder and co-owner with Immigration Law Group of Florida, P.A. ("ILGF"). She began her legal career in 2008 representing undocumented children through the GLS CHILD (Children's Immigration Legal Defense) Project of Gulfcoast Legal Services (GLS) where she represented children in immigration proceedings, before the United States Citizenship and Immigration Services and in dependency actions. In 2015 this project was First Runner-Up for the Paul Doyle Children's Advocacy Award. While at GLS she coordinated AILA Citizenship Day from 2008-2013 as well as monthly pro bono advice walk-in clinics. Since 2008 Adriana has provided training to law enforcement, community-based organizations and attorneys on the immigration benefits available to children. Prior to working at Gulfcoast Legal Services, Adriana was an intern at the Attorney General's Office, Children Legal Services Division, in Tampa, Florida, a Diversity Fellow with Carlton Fields, PA and a Guardian Ad Litem. Adriana is a citizen of the United States, Venezuela and Portugal.

  • Stetson University College of Law, Gulfport, Florida
    J.D. - 2008
    Honors: cum laude
  • U.S. Representative Kathy Castor- American Dream Award, 2018
  • 6th Judicial Circuit- Honorable Mention- Outstanding Pro Bono Service by a Lawyer, 2016
  • Hero Award, Intercultural Advocacy Institute, 2010
  • Leader in the Law, PFAWL, 2019
  • Super Lawyers - Rising Star, 2022
Kathlyn M. Mackovjak Photo

Kathlyn M. Mackovjak

Kathlyn M. Mackovjak is shareholder and co-owner of Immigration Law Group of Florida, P.A. She has been practicing immigration law for over 18 years. Before opening her own firm, she supervised the Immigration Law Unit at Gulfcoast Legal Services and coordinated an immigration law clinic for Stetson Law School. She was recognized in 2013 by the Hispanic Outreach Center with their Gracias Award for her work with the immigrant community, and by the Clearwater/Tampa Bay Area Human Trafficking Task Force for her work with survivors of human trafficking.

Kathlyn has a degree in environmental engineering from the University of Florida, and graduated cum laude from the Washington College of Law at American University in Washington, DC. In the early 1990's she was a volunteer with the Peace Corps in Mali, West Africa. She then worked as an environmental engineer for the International Committee of the Red Cross in Rwanda, Angola, the Republic of Congo, Kosovo and Afghanistan. Kathlyn is a dual citizen of the U.S. and Canada.

  • American University, Washington College of Law, Washington, District of Columbia
    J.D.
    Honors: cum laude
  • Leader in the Law, Florida Association of Women Lawyers, 2015
  • Women in the Law by Best Lawyers® (peer reviewed), 2016-2022
  • Lawyer of the Year in Florida by Best Lawyers® (peer reviewed), 2020
  • Best Lawyers in Tampa Bay Area by Best Lawyers® (peer reviewed), 2017-2021
Saint Petersburg Office
721 1st Avenue North
Saint Petersburg, FL 33701
CALL
(727) 471-0677
FAX
(727) 350-1042
Help & Feedback