Diana M. Bailey received a Bachelor of Arts degree with Honors and Phi Beta Kappa from the University of California, Santa Barbara. Diana obtained her Juris Doctorate from Lewis and Clark School of Law in Portland, OR in 1998.
Prior to founding her law firm, Diana worked as a misdemeanor & felony criminal defense attorney & Immigration Attorney in Southern California. Diana started her own firm specializing in immigration law and criminal defense of immigration clients, however, currently she practices only immigration law. Diana’s expertise is in all areas of immigration law including deportation/removal, employment and family based immigration, asylum, withholding of removal and convention against torture, waivers, consular processing, appeals and nonimmigrant visas. Diana has also testified as an expert witness regarding immigration law in Oregon on post conviction relief cases with successful results.
Diana is admitted to practice before the Supreme Court of California, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit, and the U.S. District Court for the Central District of California. She is a member of the American Immigration Lawyers Association.
In her free time, she enjoys spending time with her family & outdoors – hiking, rafting, skiing and dabbling in photography.
Ian Royer is a French-American citizen who has lived significant portions of his life in both countries. After high school in France, he attended the University of Oregon and graduated with a B.S. in political science. Mr. Royer initially attended law school at Vermont Law School but transferred to Lewis and Clark Law school in his second year. After passing the Oregon State Bar in 2015, Mr. Royer was a volunteer attorney at Multnomah County Courthouse. In the August of 2015 he was hired at Schneider Kerr Law Offices where he worked as an appellate attorney until the fall of 2017. In November 2017, Mr. Royer joined the team at Bailey immigration.
Alex Green is our associate attorney from Seattle, Washington. He attended Gonzaga University and moved to Portland, Oregon to study law. In 2019, Alex earned his J.D. from Lewis and Clark School of Law and passed the Oregon State Bar Exam later that year.
He began working at Bailey Immigration in 2016 as a part-time clerk while attending law school. Although it was his first time working in immigration law, he quickly grew to love the field and the law firm; he hasn’t looked back since. United States immigration law is a dynamic field that is constantly changing and Alex enjoys helping clients navigate their way through its extraordinary tangles.
When he isn’t working, Alex enjoys camping, playing ukulele, and trying (and failing) to learn new instruments.
Jessica Castilow is our paralegal. She has an extensive background in the administrative and social field. She has been working at our office for several years.
Jessica has found a passion in working on various of immigration cases as she understands the struggle our clients face by first-hand experience. She is a Mexican immigrant and went through the adjustment of status process herself, making her able to fully relate with her clients while helping them with their own cases.
In her free time, Jessica enjoys spending time with her 3 daughters and her husband. She loves to travel, looks forward to new adventures, and lives to make new memories.
Kathleen is our associate attorney born and raised in Portland, Oregon. After graduating from Jesuit High School, Kathleen attended Mount St. Mary’s University in Los Angeles with a B.A. in Political Science and Healthcare Policy and a minor in Pre-law. Kathleen received her Juris Doctorate from Thomas Jefferson School of Law in 2017. Kathleen’s interest in immigration law initiated while working on employment class action lawsuits while clerking for a civil litigation firm in San Diego, California. The majority of these plaintiffs needed immigration assistance.
After passing the Texas bar exam, Kathleen practiced family law in Dallas, Texas. While practicing family law, Kathleen’s interest in immigration law grew from assisting in the execution of marriage visas for her clients. Kathleen then married her husband and moved her family back to Portland to raise her son in the Pacific Northwest. In October of 2019, Kathleen joined the team at Bailey Immigration, PC. is passionate about immigration law and is excited to practice here in Portland.
Bilingual in Spanish and English, Daniela has a Bachelor’s Degree in International Relations. She is experienced in International legalizations and Consular affairs; underwent training program in London and provided assistance to the British Consulate in Mexico.
As an immigrant herself, Daniela is enthusiastic about helping others during their Immigration process and empathic with their circumstances.
Daniela is passionate about films, reading, traveling and music; enjoys discussing current international events both cultural and political.
Carolina is one of our bilingual Legal Assistants. With a customer service background, she loves helping people solve their immigration needs and concerns. After attending high school in Tampa, Florida, Carolina enrolled in college starting out in a Liberal Arts program.
She started working for Bailey Immigration in April of 2018 as a receptionist. After learning about processes and becoming more familiar with cases, she loved the immigration legal field and later transitioned into a legal assistant position. She mostly assists clients renewing their status, as well as meeting with them for the first time. Coming from a Cuban background really helped her realize that every case is different and processes can be frustrating and confusing at times; that is why she really enjoys clarifying client’s concerns about this challenging field.
When she’s not at work, Carolina enjoys traveling with her husband and playing the piano and the saxophone.
Leslie Reynoso is a bilingual receptionist at Bailey Immigration. Before joining our team, she provided professional training to young adults through the Pivot Job Corps program. While there, she became passionate about providing tailored assistance to help people achieve their long term personal and professional goals.
Leslie works directly with our clients to help with scheduling and keep the office running smoothly. She enjoys learning about our clients’ experiences, hearing their stories, and providing a friendly face whenever they come in. She hopes to pursue a career as a paralegal in the near future. In the meantime, she enjoys traveling around Mexico, exploring Portland, exercising, and walking with her Husky, Sasha.
I’m from Costa Rica and moved to the U.S about 3 years ago. With a degree in Business and an Associates Degree in Engineering, I thought my path was set, but with years of experience in customer service, I developed a higher interest for solving problems and empathy towards others. Immigration Law was just the perfect fit for my personality due to its challenges, but more importantly, the opportunity to help others that are in need of improving their immigration status.
Andrea Pascual is one of our many bilingual legal assistants. Originally from Mexico, raised in California, she now lives here in Portland, Oregon. Andrea has a passion for helping others and she’s majoring at University in Psychobiology and minoring in Fine Arts.
She has a customer service background and has the hands on experience with the hardships that come from being undocumented. She understands the strength and turbulence it takes to further one’s path and how frustrating it can be. As a DACA recipient herself, she is passionate about helping others in their legal process.
When Andrea isn’t at the office or studying, she enjoys reading, running, playing disc golf, and exploring Oregon.
Andrea Hernandez-Fierros was born and raised in Portland, Oregon to a Mexican family. She is bilingual in English and Spanish and is very passionate about helping others. Currently, Andrea works at the front desk which is the heart of our office. In the future, she would like to be a Legal Assistant in order to work hands on with our clients.
She’s eager to learn about the different immigration processes as she also went through the consular process/ stateside waiver with her husband and can fully relate with others and talk about her experience.
When she’s not in the office, she enjoys cooking, listening to music and traveling with her husband and son.