Ariatna Villegas Vazquez
Ariatna Villegas Vazquez is a Staff Attorney at OCJ. She has a solid litigation background and represents clients before the Immigration Court, the Board of Immigration Appeals, USCIS, and ICE.
Ariatna is an expert doodler and Space Camp alumni who subsidized her undergraduate studies working as a Nuclear Reactor Operator. Ariatna has a Bachelor of Science in Brain and Cognitive Sciences (Course 9) from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology and a law degree from Boston University School of Law.
Born into an entrepreneurial family, Ariatna is inspired by the enterprising work of the many immigrants that have shaped this country. After spending ten years in Massachusetts as a business litigator and white collar criminal defense attorney, she decided to shift her focus to immigration law. Her desire to work on meaningful issues on a larger scale brought her to the nonprofit sector and to Orlando Center for Justice.