American Immigration Lawyers Assoc.
OK County Criminal Defense Lawyers Assoc.
OK Country Bar Association
OK Bar Assoc. Family Law and Immigration Section and Young Lawyer Division
Ruth Bader Ginsburg Inn of Court
Downtown Exchange Club
Hispanic Chamber of Commerce
Greater Chamber of Commerce, OKC
Michelle L. Edstrom
Michelle is an immigration attorney offering 24 years of experience in immigration law, working first with a prominent immigration attorney in Oklahoma City and then beginning her own practice in 2009. In addition to handling all areas of immigration law, she also provides regular consultation on immigration matters to a number of criminal defense and family law attorneys. Michelle has the honor of being admitted to practice in the U.S. Supreme Court, Oklahoma Supreme Court, Tenth Circuit Court of Appeals, and U.S District Court for the Western District of Oklahoma.
Michelle currently serves as Advocacy Captain for the State of Oklahoma for the American Immigration Lawyers Association-Texas Chapter and has previously served as AILA ICE Liaison for Oklahoma. She has also served on the National Distance Learning Committee for the American Immigration Lawyers Association, District Leadership Committee for the Mid-America Region of the National Exchange Club, and the Executive Committee for the Oklahoma County Bar Association's Family Law Section.
She is a member of the American Immigration Lawyer’s Association, the Oklahoma County Criminal Defense Lawyer’s Association, the Oklahoma County Bar Association, the Oklahoma Bar Association's Family Law and Immigration Law Sections and Young Lawyer's Division, the Oklahoma County Bar Association's Family Law Section, and the Ruth Bader Ginsburg Inn of Court.
In the Oklahoma City community, she is an active member of the Downtown Exchange Club that focuses on the prevention and awareness of child abuse, where she currently serves as Mid-America District President and has previously served as Club President and Secretary. She is also a member of the Hispanic Chamber of Commerce and Greater Chamber of Commerce of Oklahoma City. In her spare time, she enjoys cycling, mountain biking, and spending time with family.
Ruth serves as a Legal Assistant at the Edstrom Law Center. She is from the beautiful island of Puerto Rico and moved to the United States 19 years ago. She holds a Bachelor of Business Administration and a Master of Human Resources Management. Ruth has over eight years of experience in the field of Immigration Law and was designated as an Accredited Representative by the Board of Immigration of Appeals in 2002 to represent clients in immigration court (EOIR) and the appellate court (BIA). She is fluent in English and Spanish and always eager to passionately assist a diverse range of clients. Ruth spends much of her spare time volunteering at the local OKC military base, helping out Airmen and their families. She also spends much of her free time volunteering at her children’s schools for various activities and programs.
Amber brings over 8 years of experience in the legal field, including 6 years of experience in Immigration Law. She attended the University of Central of Oklahoma, majoring in business administration, and additionally completed Kaplan Financial Series 7 General Securities and Investment Centers of America Sales Training in Bismark, North Dakota. Amber also has over 5 years of experience as an Executive Assistant, including bookkeeping and marketing, and 5 years of experience teaching. Outside of the office, she is active with her church, including 5 mission trips to Mexico and Seattle, Washington, as well as inner city ministries in Oklahoma City. She is also very involved with her local homeschool co-operative and enjoy spending time with her family.
Viviana joined the Edstrom Law team in November 2017 as Operations Assistant. She is passionate about growing and cultivating her knowledge of Immigration Law as she continues to pursue her education in the field of law. Viviana was born and raised in Chihuahua, Mexico, and moved to Oklahoma in 2000. In 2017 she graduated from The University of Oklahoma with a Bachelor’s degree in Political Science, and has well over 5 years of experience in customer relations. She has a heart for serving her community and has volunteered with a diverse number of organizations that contribute to student development, animal protection, and latino community development.