Amy Bittner is a partner at Brown Immigration Law where she specializes in removal defense, asylum, and family-based immigration. Amy has been practicing immigration law since 2007 and is a graduate of the Ohio State University’s Moritz College of Law. Prior to studying the law, Amy obtained a Bachelor’s degree in Spanish and then a Master’s degree in Spanish, focusing on Latin American Literature and Culture. While a university student, Amy studied abroad in Toledo, Spain and worked in Cuernavaca, Mexico. Amy became an attorney because she wanted to help immigrants in the United States access and navigate the increasingly complex labyrinth of United States immigration law.
Amy is a member of the Ohio bar, the Court of Appeals for the Sixth and Eleventh Circuits, and is a CJA Panel attorney for the Federal District Court for the Southern District of Ohio. Amy is past chair of the Ohio Chapter of the American Immigration Lawyers Association and is current vice-chair of the AILA National ICE Liaison Committee. Amy is also Adjunct Professor of Immigration Law at the Moritz College of Law of the Ohio State University.