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Deirdre D. Nero, Esq.
Deirdre Nero is an Immigration & Nationality Law Attorney in private practice with her own firm, NERO Immigration Law, P.L. located in Coral Gables, FL. Originally from New Jersey, Deirdre has lived in Florida for over 20 years. She earned a Bachelors Degree from Florida State University in Communication Studies and Spanish in 1999. After graduating Magna Cum Laude from FSU, Deirdre moved to Spain and worked as an English teacher for a year. Upon returning to Florida, Deirdre attended the University of Miami School of Law, where she graduated with honors in 2003 and passed the Florida Bar. Ms. Nero started her own law practice, NERO Immigration Law, P.L., in 2009 after having spent several years as an Immigration & Nationality Lawyer in two large law firms also in Coral Gables (Becker & Poliakoff, P.A. and Fragomen, del Rey, Bernsen & Loewy, LLP).
Deirdre’s practice focuses on all types of business immigration including employment based immigrant (permanent residency) and nonimmigrant (temporary) visa petitions, and related business immigration matters. She also routinely handles family immigration matters and naturalizations. Ms. Nero works closely with small and medium companies and individual clients to personally coordinate and execute all aspects of the client’s Immigration strategy and represent them in front of the U.S. Department of Homeland Security, the U.S. Department of Labor, and the U.S. Department of State.
Deirdre is actively involved with and has held leadership positions in many local organizations, such as the Coral Gables Chamber of Commerce, the Greater Miami Chamber of Commerce, the American Immigration Lawyers Association, The Beacon Council, the Organization for Women in International Trade, BNI Miami-Dade, The Florida Lawyers Network, and Global Ties Miami, among others. She also frequently writes and lectures on Immigration Law and other topics, such as Alopecia Areata.
Deirdre serves as an advocate and Legislative Liaison for the National Alopecia Areata Foundation (NAAF) and frequently travels to Washington, DC to advocate on that organization’s behalf. She is also the co-founder, with her sister Aria, of a jewelry line called B.A.L.D., which raises awareness for Alopecia Areata and donates a portion of profits to alopecia related charities.
Deirdre is a Certified Spinning® Instructor by Madd Dog Athletics and is Certified in CPR/AED. She teaches Spinning® classes several times a week at the University of Miami Herbert Wellness Center and other local health clubs.
Deirdre is fluent is Spanish and also holds Italian Citizenship. She is honored to hold an AV® Preeminent™ Rating from Martindale-Hubbell® which shows that she is a well-respected attorney in the field of Immigration & Nationality Law.
Eric P. Gros-Dubois, Principal
Mr. Gros-Dubois was raised in Dallas, Texas, educated by the Jesuits and attended Southern Methodist University, during which time he lived and studied in Paris and Cannes, France. After living and working in New York City and Costa Rica, he attended American University’s Washington College of Law in Washington, D.C., completed his Juris Doctor (J.D.) in 2007 and later his Masters in Business Management (MBA) with a specialization in Finance from the Kogod School of Business in 2008.
In 2010 he sat for, and passed, Level I of the Chartered Financial Analyst Exam. He has been admitted to practice law in the state of New York, the state of Maryland, the District of Columbia, the state of Florida, before the Federal District Court for Southern District of Florida, the Federal District Court for Maryland and the US Tax Court. He is also a member of the bar associations in New York, Maryland, the District of Columbia, Florida, Miami Dade County, Coral Gables and the American Bar Associate. In 2015 Mr. Gros-Dubois was recognized by Florida Trend as an “Up an Comer” Legal Elite.
He is actively involved in charity work, including serving as the secretary of the Mission of the Heart, Inc. Eric is also a Rotary Paul Harris Fellow, and the current President of the Rotary Club of Miami Brickell. He is a Trustee Diplomat of the Coral Gables Chamber of Commerce, vice president of BNI Coral Gables and a member of the board of directors for Global Ties Miami.
He is fluent in both English and French and can be reached at firstname.lastname@example.org
Brian A. George
Brian A. George is the Managing Partner of CALAS Group LLC, a globally recognized accounting and financial services firm located in Coral Gables, FL. With over 20 years of experience in the industry, he specializes in providing accounting and advisory services to a number of closely-held businesses and non-profit organizations.
Brian has dealt with a wide range of business operations, including: hotel, manufacturers, contractors, wholesale and retail operations, and other service organizations. As the Managing Partner, Brian has overall responsibility for achieving CALAS Group’s goals and growth plans. In addition, he also has ultimate responsibility for employee and client satisfaction at CALAS Group.
Brian provides a range of financial advisory services to his clients, including cash flow analysis for budgeting and personal financial planning. He is also regularly involved in negotiating loans and exploring financing alternatives with a variety of financial institutions.
Brian holds an Associate of Arts Degree in Accounting Technology from Miami Dade College, a dual Bachelor of Science Degree in Finance and International Business from American University, a Master of Business Administration from Nova Southeastern University, a Certificate in Operations Management from Universidad Nebrisensis de Madrid and a Doctorial Degree from University of Phoenix.
Brian is a member of the National Association of Tax Professionals, the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants and is a Certified Financial Manager. He has served as an officer in many charitable and business organizations and proudly serves as an officer within the United States Army Reserve.