Immigration & Nationality Law

Do you want to sponsor a relative or an employee? Do you need to file for Naturalization? Are you having an immigration issue that you think you can easily handle on your own? Call us! We do this type of work every day, and we can always help you better than you can do on your own. More »

Out of State Traffic Citations

Have you received a traffic citation from another state? Are you thinking about just paying it? WAIT! DO NOT JUST PAY THAT OUT OF STATE TICKET! Paying that ticket can cause points against your driving record and could cause your insurance premiums to go up substantially for up to 3 years! More »

Employment / Labor Law

There are two aspects to Employment Law. Issues related to Employees, and issues related to Employers. Yelen Law Offices is experienced in handling either case. Give us a call to discuss. More »

 

About Us

Yelen Law Offices believes that each client should be treated with the utmost respect.  Clients are more than just customers.  Clients are part of the Yelen Law Offices family.  Our rates are reasonable, and we try to accommodate all financial situations.  Put your trust in us, and let us assist you with your legal issue.

Consulting with an attorney can be an intimidating situation; but it does not have to be.  At Yelen Law Offices, you will feel comfortable speaking to an attorney, and you will have the wonderful feeling of security, and knowing that someone is looking out for your best legal interests!
We would welcome the opportunity to earn your trust and deliver you the best service you can expect!

Howard Yelen, Esq.

Experience:

Howard worked for over 12 years at a mid – large size law firm.  Howard practice immigration law, but also served as a Supervising Attorney, overseeing many of the attorneys working in the firm.  Throughout the years, Howard handled legal matters in a wide variety of areas.  In 2010, Howard opened his own practice and uses the knowledge, skills, and abilities to help clients achieve successful results.

Education:

Florida Atlantic University, Boca Raton, FL – Received B.A. in Communications in 1992.
St. Thomas University School of Law, Miami, FL – Received J.D. in 1996.

Affiliations:

* FL Bar
* Federal Bar – Southern District
* American Bar Association
* AV Rating, Martindale Hubbell
* American Immigration Lawyer’s Association
* Past Chairperson of Florida Bar Grievance Committee
* Broward County Bar Association
* Florida Lawyers Network
* Pro Bono Attorney for the the Americas Community Center in Weston, FL
* Appointed by the Florida Bar as an Inventory Attorney

Brief Biography:

Howard grew up in Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania.  He moved to Florida to attend college and has remained in Florida since. He enjoys being with his wife and fishing with their two sons.