Alessandra Manes graduated from the University of Central Florida with a Bachelor of Arts in Psychology. Alessandra later earned her Juris Doctorate degree from the Barry University School of Law. While attending law school, Alessandra was Justice of the professional law fraternity, Phi Alpha Delta, Governor of the Young Lawyers Division, Law Student Division, President of Intramural Sports Club and a member of the Women Lawyers Association.
In her final year of law school, Alessandra was recognized by the Women Lawyers Association as a female leader on campus for the compelling leadership and outstanding balance of serving justice in the community while maintaining involvement.After graduating law school, Alessandra returned to work at a firm specializing in immigration law. There she represented individuals in obtaining business and personal immigration objectives. Among the variety of cases she has handled, Alessandra has prepared non-immigrant employment based (L-1, E-2, and H-1B) petitions, as well as immigrant investor (EB-5) petitions and Alien of Extraordinary Ability (EB-1) petitions.
Alessandra is a member of the Florida Bar, Young Lawyers Division and the American Bar Association.Born in Sao Paulo, Brazil, she is fluent in both English and Portuguese.