Paralegals

Patrizia L. Pagano

Sr. Immigration Paralegal / Office Manager / Notary Public

Patrizia is a graduate of Berkeley Business School and Felician College with a Thomson-West Paralegal Certificate and a B.A. in Business Management/Marketing. She emigrated to the U.S. from Italy in 1970 and began her employment at Parsekian & Solomon, P.C. in 1979. She is responsible for work assignment and the review of applications for submission to the U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Service and U.S. Department of Labor including Family petitions (F1, F2A, F2B, F3, F4); Employment based immigration petitions; Naturalization and Citizenship issues; and Waiver applications.

Patrizia specializes in all types of Employment Based visas including all Non-Immigrant visa petitions (E-1, E-2, E-3; H-1B, H-2B, H-3; L-1A/B; O-1; P-3; R-1) as well as Employment Based Immigrant petitions including EB1; EB2; EB3 Professional and Skilled Workers; EW; EB-5 and Special Immigrant Religious Workers.

She is fluent in Italian and Spanish.

Patrizia is also the Office Manager and Supervisor of the Billing Department and Accounts Receivables.

Pedro Montano

Immigration Paralegal

Mr. Montano is a Colombian Attorney; a graduate of San Buenaventura University in Cali, Colombia; and a graduate of Externado de Colombia University in Bogota, Colombia with a specialization degree in Commercial Law. He practiced commercial and labor law in Colombia for 20 years. He emigrated to the U.S. in 1999 and has been involved in the immigration field since August 2001. He was previously employed with the law firm of Mirsky & Block, PLLC, in Tarrytown, New York where he served Of Counsel and Legal Assistant for approximately three years. He was also employed by the Boaz Community Corporation Inc. in New Brunswick, New Jersey as an Immigration Specialist. Mr. Montano joined Parsekian & Solomon, P.C. in July 2006. He handles Family and Employment based immigration cases as well as Asylum and PERM processing. He is fluent in both English and Spanish.

Alejandro Vicente

Mr. Vicente has been involved in the immigration field for over fifteen years. He worked for the U.S. Citizenship & Immigration Services for three years in the Lyndhurst Asylum office. After that he worked for three years at a large prestigious law firm headquartered in New York City dealing with every facet of immigration law. He has now been with Parsekian & Solomon, P.C. for over ten years. He specializes in family based immigration law, with a concentration in consular processing. He is fluent in both English and Spanish, as he is a dual citizen of the U.S. and Spain. He holds dual Bachelor Degrees in Criminal Justice and English from Seton Hall University. He also is a current 3rd Degree member of the Knights of Colombus and a member of Alpha Phi Delta (National Service Fraternity).

Support Staff

Jana Tokosh

Secretary