Monica J. Newcomer Miller
Monica Newcomer Miller is an associate attorney at Noble & Vrapi, P.A. Monica represents immigrant clients in a variety of immigration cases, including family-based petitions, adjustment of status, naturalization, and VAWA and U Visa Petitions. Monica also represents clients in immigration proceedings and bond hearings. She specializes in helping victims of crime and domestic violence as well as preparing waivers to overcome grounds of inadmissibility.
Monica received her J.D. from the University of New Mexico School of Law where she graduated Magna Cum Laude. During law school she served as the President and Vice President for the Public Interest Law Section, raising funds and providing resources for students interested in serving in the public interest legal sector. She also received Clinical Honors and the Dean’s Award for significant contribution to the law school community. She spent a summer of her law school career in Guatemala volunteering with community based organizations focused on indigenous rights.
Monica’s commitment to working for immigrant families and immigrant rights started in 2002 when she spent two years on the U.S./Mexico border in South Texas as an AmeriCorps volunteer providing "Know Your Rights" presentations to detained immigrants and legal support to pro bono attorneys. She then worked as an Accredited Representative in Indiana for seven years representing immigrant clients in front of USCIS. She also initiated a program to assist immigrant victims of domestic violence in the immigration process. She continues her dedication to immigrant families through her work at Noble & Vrapi.
Monica is based in the firm’s Albuquerque office and is fluent in Spanish. She has been a member of the American Immigration Lawyers Association (AILA) since 2013. Monica has been admitted to practice in all federal immigration courts and U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services, as well as all New Mexico State Courts and the U.S. District Court for the District of New Mexico.
In her free time Monica enjoys spending time in the outdoors with her husband, Jeff, and their children.
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