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34 Years of Deportation Defense experience


Moses Apsan, Esq. emigrated from Brazil in 1955. He is a past President of the Federal Bar Association, New Jersey Chapter (1997-2002), and was Coordinator of the Annual Immigration Seminar, and a member of The American Immigration Lawyers Association. He graduated New York Law School with a Juris Doctor, Cum Laude degree and was an editor and writer for the Law Review. He graduated from Long Island University in 1970 with a degree in Business Management. He is a 1966 graduate of The Bronx High School of Science. He writes for and The Brasilian.  He hosts a weekly Law Television Show, (você e a lei – You and the Law) every Tuesdays at 8:45 p.m. on SIC International Television in Newark (Portuguese). And a live Facebook shows about immigration laws on Wednesdays between 8 and 9pm at  He writes and publishes websites on legal matters. His videos on immigration laws are widely viewed on, and Google videos. 

He has won the following awards:

Top 10 Immigration Lawyers in New Jersey Lawyer’s Registry  2017
Oustanding Community Service Award Brazilian Community Heritage Foundation  2014
Coração e Alma “Heart & Soul” Community Service Portugese Consulate 2013
TV Journalism Award Brazilian International Press Award 2012
Community Servce  Brazilian Time Newspaper  2012
Community Service Award U.S. Census Bureau 2010
Best WebTV website- Vejatv.comite for the community XII Brazilian International Press Award 2009
The Cross of Merit & Appointment as Commander President of International Honor & Merit, Federal Republic of Brazil 2009
Community Service – 10 Years Brazilian Press Award 2008
Carribean American Bar Association Carribean Bar Association 2008 – community Service 2008
Brasilians Online award Brasilians Online award 2002
Ilene and Michael Shaw Public Service Award  Federal Bar Association  1995
Juris Doctor, Cum laude (Honors) New York Law School 1983
New York Law School -Torts Award New York Law School Law Review 1983
American Jurisprudence Law Award – Contracts Lawyers Co-op 1983

Moses Apsan is licensed to practice in the State of New York and the New Jersey, United States District Court of New Jersey, United States District Court for the Eastern District of New York, United States District Court for the Southern District of New York, United States Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit. US Bankruptcy Court Eastern District, US Bankruptcy Court Southern District, US Bankruptcy Court New Jersey District and the Board of Immigration Appeals. He speaks Portuguese and Spanish.