Vaneshka Wilson

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About Vaneshka Wilson

As a first-generation child of Haitian Immigrants, Vaneskha knows firsthand what it means to her clients to come to and stay in the United States. For this reason, even after years of experience as a Criminal Defense attorney in New York, she focuses entirely on Immigration. Her passion is to help her clients pursue the American Dream.

Vaneskha received her Bachelor of Arts Degree from Colgate University in Hamilton, NY, in 2005 and her Juris Doctorate from Widener University School of Law, Harrisburg, PA, in 2008.

After law school, Vaneskha worked as a Criminal Defense attorney for The Legal Aid Society in Manhattan for several years. She fought tirelessly for her client’s rights in the New York Criminal Courts by zealously advocating for them in court, performing legal research and writing, conducting tough negotiations with the district attorney’s office, and representing them at trial.

Vaneskha draws on her criminal defense experience to fight for her clients facing deportation, and she uses her legal research and writing skills to submit strong and deserving Immigration applications to the government.

Note: The above is a fictional blog post and does not represent legal advice. It is meant for illustrative purposes only.

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Nelly BabcockNelly Babcock
13:36 19 Sep 23
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14:12 08 Sep 23
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14:41 05 Sep 23
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Alexander CrossmanAlexander Crossman
13:50 01 Sep 23
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13:49 29 Aug 23
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10:56 24 Aug 23
Alex FitAlex Fit
22:20 16 Aug 23
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Preston BerryPreston Berry
18:46 13 Aug 23
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12:16 11 Aug 23
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William JohnsonWilliam Johnson
17:25 03 Aug 23
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Alexander MerakhovichAlexander Merakhovich
17:37 31 Jul 23
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17:34 31 Jul 23
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Eleanor SparksEleanor Sparks
12:12 14 Jul 23
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Tristan ThomasTristan Thomas
15:01 11 Jul 23
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11:21 03 Jul 23
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15:35 26 Jun 23
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14:09 19 Jun 23
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Matthew FisherMatthew Fisher
11:29 14 Jun 23
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Arnold MitchellArnold Mitchell
13:06 12 Jun 23
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06:45 25 May 23
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07:51 17 May 23
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Leon PotterLeon Potter
06:50 12 May 23
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Clarissa HawkinsClarissa Hawkins
10:08 06 Apr 23
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manuel berrymanuel berry
18:58 09 Mar 23
I was unsure of what assets should not be included in a living trust, but the team at Morgan Legal Group was able to provide me with clear and concise guidance. I worked with Russel Morgan, and he was very nice to deal with. He helped me understand the importance of avoiding certain assets and the potential legal implications. I am grateful for their expertise and knowledge, and support as well.
Anthony SingletonAnthony Singleton
15:05 01 Mar 23
I met Mr. Russel Morgan several months ago when I was looking for estate lawyers in NYC. A friend of mine has recommended him and his law office. And definitely, he turned out to be an excellent attorney in the field of Estate Planning. Fantastic service and very professional. Everything was done exactly as explained and a perfect finish at a very affordable price. I am thrilled to bits with their service and would 100% recommend them.
Yasmin RodríguezYasmin Rodríguez
11:45 01 Mar 23
Russel Morgan Legal Group ReviewExtremely grateful to have found Russel Morgan and his legal group, back in 2019 my mother had fallen ill with cancer and after her passing, me as the youngest sibling, was stuck dealing with real estate she had left for me and my siblings but there was no will and three children, this was by default a headache or so I thought until I had the chance of meeting Mr. Morgan. We sat down and in a matter of one hour he had managed to put all of my questions to rest and give me the peace of mind I needed as well as the guidance to proceed in the best legal way, we had been fighting my case for months before there could actually be an answer to my questions, I visited multiple lawyers to try and get their opinion on the matter but everyone would tell me the same thing “It’s a complicated matter specially since there’s no will”. Upon moving to NYC and pretty much making peace with the idea of letting the real estate just go to waste and allow the bank to take over I met this lady at my job whom I mentioned the situation to and she told me about the Morgan Legal Group and how they helped her when she had to handle legal matters of any sort. She mentioned that he was the best lawyer in Manhattan and he would surely provide options that would make me realize I just hadn’t had the chance of meeting with a lawyer who genuinely cares for what he is doing, who is passionate in his job and strives to deliver justice and the right information to his clients. Fast forward I made a call and scheduled my initial consultation with Mr. Morgan and from there my mind was able to rest easy and all of my questions were answered, he was very diligent and exploited all the options and resources to help me win this over and keep the house where I grew up and created so many memories in, other lawyers advised that I should just let it go “get into some new real estate, it’s cheaper” but Mr. Morgan didn’t even consider that for a second, he got all the right information, he was communicative, diligent and thorough with his work, within a short period of time I was receiving notice from the bank that the house would be remaining under the power of my family and we even managed to renegotiate a better payment plan with lower rates and more benefits than the ones my mother had established for her home prior to her death. The Morgan Legal group is filled with people who KNOW what they are doing, who LOVE what they are doing, who COMMUNICATE the way they work on things and who STRIVE to deliver the best result by any means necessary to those who arrive in a state of despair, he is now my appointed lawyer for absolutely everything that needs to be handled legally and I will keep recommending him every opportunity I may have because he changed my life through his genuine actions, he empathized with my situation and took it upon himself like it was his own.
Cloud J. YongCloud J. Yong
13:20 14 Feb 23
Russel Morgan is not only a great asset protection attorney, but he also gave me valuable advice on what should not be put in a living trust. He took the time to explain the importance of asset protection and gave me the tools to ensure that my assets were protected. He considered everything and made sure I understood the logic behind it. The best legal experience I ever had. Definitely recommend him for his experience, patience, and dedication.
Molly RiceMolly Rice
16:17 02 Feb 23
Before hiring Morgan Legal, we tried working with a few other firms in the area and after our initial consultation with Russel Morgan, we felt confident with our decision. Russel’s thorough knowledge and experience of New York trust laws, his ability to listen, respect our concerns AND address ALL of our questions, really helped to ease a very stressful process. Overall, our experience was extremely positive and we’d definitely recommend Morgan Legal and Russel in particular. He had a great ability to explain things thoughtfully and carefully, even though he had to sometimes explain them more than once. He was extremely organized with the paperwork and it was evident the support staff are equally committed as a team. Thank you, we can’t recommend you more.
Adrian BoydAdrian Boyd
14:44 06 Jan 23
Even though we have been procrastinating about completing our estate planning for a year or two, we have finally done it! We could not have chosen a better attorney than Russel to protect our family and everything we have built this far. Russel was very professional, and what is important, patient, and he walked us through the process of doing the right kind of Estate planning that was best for our family and our circumstances. I highly recommend him for your Estate Planning needs too. He knows the business, his services are priced fairly and he is very pleasant to deal with. Thank you, it is 5 stars from us!
Alexis LinseyAlexis Linsey
02:07 28 Jul 22
Morgan Legal Group is a great firm and the lawyer Russel Morgan helped me with my matter. I came to him for help for my family and he helped us every step of the way. Any questions we had were always answered quickly and he was very attentive and patient with us. We couldn’t thank him enough and I am very grateful for the outstanding work he has done. He takes his clients seriously and is very detailed with any questions you may have. Working with Russel was very easy and even when things got complicated he helped us through every step. I would recommend Russel and the Morgan Legal Group to everyone.

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