Aneliya M. Angelova
Founder & Managing Attorney
Business Cell: 609-271-3573 Fax: 609-257-4115
Aneliya is the founding member of the Angelova Law Firm. She concentrates her practice in the following areas of the law: immigration law, family law, employment discrimination, contracts, consumer fraud and serious personal injury matters. Aneliya has successfully handled numerous complex immigration matters involving removal/deportation defense, green cards (both adjustment of status and consular processing), extreme hardship waivers, business immigration, citizenship, non-immigrant visas, asylum and all other immigration related issues including criminal cases for non-citizens. In addition, Aneliya handles consumer fraud, discrimination, contracts, and serious personal injury matters.
Aneliya received her juris doctor degree from Rutgers School of Law- Camden. She graduated with honors in top 15% of the graduating class. While in law school, Ms. Angelova completed seven internships including two for judges. Aneliya served as an intern to the Hon. Thomas Sumners, J.A.D. and the Hon. Freda L. Wolfson, U.S.D.J.
While a law student, Ms. Angelova worked in a legal practice clinic where she helped indigent immigrants. In addition to the immigration and general litigation experience, Aneliya obtained substantial knowldge in contract drafting while she interned in a compliance company in Princeton, New Jersey.
After graduation, Ms. Angelova accepted a position as a judicial law clerk to the Hon. Richard F. Wells, J.S.C. in the Superior Court of New Jersey. In that position, Ms. Angelova worked closely with Judge Wells and provided him with recommendations regarding various cases. While working for Judge Wells, attorney Angelova gained substantial experience in handling issues such as: child support establishment, child support modification (increase/decrease), alimony modification, emancipation, college contribution, child support appeals, and juvenile delinquency issues.
Additionally, Ms. Angelova clerked for the Hon. F.J. Fernandez –Vina, A.J.S.C. While clerking for Judge Fernandez-Vina, Ms. Angelova handled a variety of civil motions including but not limited to: motions to transfer venue, withdraw as counsel enhancement of attorney's fees, motions to dismiss, summary judgment, etc.
Aneliya is licensed to practice law in New Jersey and New York. Due to the federal nature of immigration law, the Angelova Law Firm can represent immigration clients in any state.
In her spare time, Aneliya likes to travel, spend time with family, and host cocktail parties for her friends & colleagues. She is fluent in Bulgarian.
Bar Association Membership:
American Bar Association (ABA)
American Immigration Lawyers Association (AILA)
New Jersey State Bar Association (NJSBA)
New York State Bar Association (NYSBA)
Camden County Bar Association (CCBA)