Ms. Faith Nouri is not only an attorney at law in California but is a Barrister & Solicitor in British Columbia, Canada. Ms. Nouri is licensed to practice in both the U.S. and Canadian Federal Courts.
Ms. Nouri is a member of the American Immigration Lawyers Association (AILA) and an incoming officer for 2006. She was officer from 2006 to 2009 and AILA Vice-Chair for Southern California in 2008-2009. She is the past Chair of the Immigration Section of the L.A. County Bar Association (LACBA) for 2005-2006 and Chair of National Security Exit and Entry System (NSEERS) Standing Committee of the Immigration Section of LACBA from 2002 to 2008. She She liaises on behalf of AILA and LACBA with respect to Immigration & Customs Enforcement (ICE), Customs and Border Protection (CBP) and NSEERS, and Registration regulations/issues from 2002 to 2008. She has been the liaison / chairperson for several years with CBP Bureau, and ICE Bureau in this jurisdiction. Ms. Nouri acted as a member of the liaison committees with the Citizenship and Immigration Service Bureau (CIS) and Executive Office of the Immigration Review/Immigration Court (EOIR). Ms. Nouri is a member of the Immigration Fraud Task Force.
Ms. Nouri is Certified as a Family Law Specialist by the State Bar of California, Board of Legal Specialization.
To be eligible for certification, an attorney must generally:
Be an active member of The State Bar of California
- Have been engaged in the practice of Family Law and must have spent in occupational endeavors in this field during each of the previous five years;
- Pass a vigorous Specialization Examination;
- Demonstrate a high level of experience in the specialty field by meeting specific task and experience requirements as listed in the Standards;
- Complete at least 45 hours of continuing education in the specialty field or a closely related field;
- Be favorably evaluated by other attorneys and judges who are familiar with the tasks to satisfy the task requirement
Additionally, Ms. Nouri has been a member of the Legislative Standing Committee for the L.A. County Bar Association, Family Section
since 2011. She reviews and provides comments on new legislation to the Executive Committee of the L.A. County Bar, Family Law Section for The Executive Committee of the Family Law Section of California State Bar (FLEXCOM) meetings.
Ms. Nouri completed her Mediation training from Pepperdine University, Strauss Institute Dispute Resolution (which has been ranked the number one program by U.S. News and World Report for the fourth consecutive year). The Straus Institute bested Harvard University, the University of Missouri-Columbia, Hamline University, and Ohio State University, which comprise the remaining top five schools. In the last 12 years, the Straus Institute has never been lower than third and has achieved the number one position 7 times).
Ms. Nouri has received training in Collaborative Law from the Collaborative Divorce Team Training by the Collaborative Divorce Institute of Phoenix, Arizona. One of the most
recognized Institutes for Collaborative Law. She is currently acting as a mediator and collaborative attorney on family law cases and she represents minor children during divorce proceedings. She has been appointed as Minor’s Counsel by the L.A. Superior Court Judicial Officers to represent minors in custody proceedings.
Ms. Nouri has been a mentor to LACBA and AILA members with respect to Registration, NSEERS requirements/Post 9/11 issues, Customs and Border Protection (CBP) and Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) regulations and procedures.
Ms. Nouri is a member of the L.A. County Bar Association, Orange County Bar Association, Canadian Bar Association and the Law Society of British Columbia.
She has been a speaker on the U.S. Registration and post 9/11 Regulations and inadmissibility for various organizations such as the American Immigration Lawyers Association Conferences, Orange County Bar Association, National Lawyers Guild, L.A. County Bar Association, and several local bar associations, community based organizations and private sector companies in California.
Ms. Nouri serves as an active Advisory Committee
Ms. Nouri practices in the areas of California Family Law and U.S. and Canadian Immigration law with overlapping Criminal issues/Deportation Hearings. Nouri Law Corporation is located in Orange County, California with a satellite office in Vancouver, Canada.
Faith Nouri’s Resume
Ms. Nouri’s full resume is available online for your perusal.