Olsi Vrapi

Olsi Vrapi is the managing partner at Noble & Vrapi P.A.  He was born and raised in Albania and first came to the United States as a student in 1999.  He is an immigrant himself and has undergone the immigration process himself, so he understands what our clients are going through from personal experience.  

Mr. Vrapi graduated Magna Cum Laude from the University of New Mexico with a degree in Political Science and Spanish in 2003.  He graduated Cum Laude from the University of New Mexico School of Law in 2006.  Mr. Vrapi first started working in the field of immigration law in 2003.  He has been a licensed attorney since April 2007.  

Mr. Vrapi is a member of AILA (American Immigration Lawyers Association) and is heavily involved in AILA’s activities to promote the interests of immigrants in the United States.  He is a national speaker and has presented at several conferences held by AILA including its annual conference, which is the biggest immigration law event in the United States.  Mr. Vrapi has served in various capacities at AILA such as a member of the Amicus Committee, Publications Board, EOIR National Liaison Committee, and various conference planning committees including being the Chair of the Annual Conference.  Mr. Vrapi was awarded the 2010 Jack Wasserman Memorial Award for Excellence in Litigation in the Field of Immigration Law as part of the Amicus Committee and the 2012 Joseph Minsky Young Lawyer Award for outstanding contributions made as a young laywer in the field of immigration and nationality law.  

Mr. Vrapi is an Adjunct Professor of Law at the University of New Mexico School of Law teaching courses in advanced immigration practice and Crimmigration. He has authored various articles and has been an editor of the Consular Processing Guide, an AILA Publication.  

Mr. Vrapi is fluent in Spanish, Albanian, Italian and has good knowledge of French.

He is married to Krista Vrapi and they have three children.  In his spare time he is an avid photographer. 

Contact Information

Noble & Vrapi, P.A., 4253 Montgomery Blvd. NE, Suite 240, Albuquerque, NM 87109

Ph: 505.352.6660    Fx: 505.872.6120     Email: olsi@noblelawfirm.com