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.
Erin Kedrowski is an associate attorney at Bailey Immigration, PC. She graduated from the University of Wisconsin-La Crosse with a B.S. in both Political Science and Spanish. She than attended the University of South Carolina School of Law and obtained her Juris Doctorate degree. She is a member of the South Carolina State Bar, the Greenville, SC County Bar, the American Immigration Lawyer’s Association National, Oregon, and Washington State chapters, and is licensed to practice in all Immigration Courts.
Erin’s grandparents were immigrants from Latvia, in eastern Europe, and became naturalized United States Citizens. Because of this, she has always had a desire to help the immigrant community and knows how important becoming a United States Citizen is. Due to this, she has strictly practiced immigration law since graduating law school. She has spent time working with, Allen Ladd, a leading immigration attorney in Greenville, SC, and with an immigration law firm in both thier Tri-Cities, Washington and Portland, OR offices.
In addition, while in law school, she studied in London, England and took a course taught at Grey’s Court Inn of Law focusing on international law. She has also studied Rule of Law and Federal Appellate practice.
Erin believes in keeping open lines of communication between herself and her clients and knows how important their immigration matters are. She has experience with family petitions, naturalization, waivers, proceedings in immigration court, and business immigration matters.
In her free time Erin likes to travel, explore Portland, and spend time with her dog, Sophie.
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.
Azhalia Flores, better know as Sally, is our bilingual managing paralegal. Sally began working in the immigration field in 2011 while still attending college. She has completed a variety of immigration trainings and attended the AILA national conference in San Francisco in June of 2013. In the past, Sally has spent time working in a non-profit setting, and has been the case administrator for firms in Portland, Salem and Seattle areas. With five years of experience, she is very knowledgeable and has extensive experience with family petitions, court proceedings, wavers, nonimmigrant visas, consular processing, PIP, and DACA’s.
Sally is very passionate about helping immigrants as she comes from a Mexican Immigrant family, where both of her parents came to this country illegally and later became lawful permanent residents. She understands the journey and difficulties immigrant families face daily. She is dedicated to helping all immigrants achieve their immigration goals and helping them overcome their obstacles.
In her free time, Sally spends her time with her six-year old daughter, attending family gatherings, and exploring the Pacific Northwest outdoors like any true Oregonian. She loves to travel to her parents’ hometown and aspires to travel around the world and experience the diversity in cultures first hand.
Jessica Castilow is one of our bilingual legal assistants. She has an extensive background in the administrative field and working with people. She has been working at our office for almost a year.
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 adjust 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.
Carolina Martinez Bilingual in Spanish and English. I am passionate about helping immigrants, as I come from a Cuban household and know about all the struggles we have to face when it comes to adapting and getting used to new cultures and language in a country full of opportunities for everyone, but not always presented in the easiest way.
In my free time, I like finding new places to visit and going on hikes.
Diana Diaz-Diurych is a bilingual legal assistant. She graduated from Bethel College in Indiana with a B.A. in Psychology. She recently moved to Oregon to work on her Masters in Professional Mental Health Counseling with a specialization in addictions at Lewis & Clark. Diana has personal experience with immigration and recently became a citizen of the United States in October of 2017. She watched how hard her parents worked and how much they sacrificed in order to go through the immigration process and to become citizens. She is committed to helping clients with an understanding that the immigration process can be long and difficult.
Diana started working at Bailey Immigration, PC in November of 2017 and has assisted with work permits, translations, client declarations for asylum, and paperwork for adjustment of status.
Outside of work, Diana is a full-time student and enjoys adventure. She spends her free time finding new places to hike, playing indoor soccer, and exploring all of the food trucks that Portland has to offer. As of now, her favorite hike in the PNW is Wind Mountain and her favorite food truck is La Morenita.