Meet the Attorney
Linda Vega is currently in private practice at The Vega Law Firm. She is also the owner of Legal Immigration For Everyone, LLC (LIFE, LLC) which assists people with their Visas, Waivers, N-400s Citizenships, DACAs, Motions to Reopen and refers clients to experienced immigration attorneys.
She previously worked for the Department of Labor in the Wage and Hour Division where she was an investigator. Her areas of expertise are in Immigration and Labor/Employment-Labor Law. Ms. Vega practices nationally (50 states) and internationally as many of the issues regard federal law and international law. She is a member of the New Mexico Bar, Federal Bar Association, the American Bar Association, American Immigration Lawyers Association, American Trial Lawyers Association, National Rep. Congressional Committee for Immigration/Small Business, National Res. Senatorial Committee for Small Businesses, U.S. Senate Hispanic Task Force, New Mexico District Court, Texas Southern U.S. District Court. Ms. Vega is fluent in 2 languages.
Ms. Vega is also the founder of Latinos Ready To Vote!, a conservative organization that encourages Latinos to engage in their Civic Duty to Vote. Ms. Vega is a speaker for various groups and is invited to speak at National Organizations in the U.S.
In 2012, Linda Vega was appointed by Gov. Rick Perry to the Family Practice Residency Advisory Committee. The FPRA committee makes recommendations to the Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board regarding the funding of family practice residency training programs.
Ms. Vega was the first Latina to run for U.S. Senate in Texas in the 2014 Republican Primary. She garnered fourth place among 8 (eight) candidates including the incumbent, Sen. John Cornyn. This was Ms. Vega's first run for public office.
She is a graduate of the University of Texas at Austin and the George Washington (GW) Law School in D.C.
- Pro Bono Award, NALEO, MOIRA, Neighborhood Centers, 2010
- Spirit of Citizenship Award, NALEO, Neighborhood Centers, Mayor's Office, 2009
- National Leadership Award, National Republican Congressional Committee, 2006
- Top 100 immigration Attorneys in Texas, 2014 & 2016
- Voted Best Immigration Lawyer in Texas, 2014
- 2020 Who's Who in America®, Women in Law
- Avvo Top Rated Lawyer - 2021