Attorney Profile - Lisete M. Silva

 

Lisete Silva

 

 

Ms. Lisete M. Silva is an associate at the Los Banos based Law Firm of Germino, Amaral & Jordan in Los in Merced County in California.


Lisete grew up in Los Banos and is a graduate of Los Banos High School. She completed her

undergraduate studies at Santa Clara University in Santa Clara, California, where she graduated
magna cum laude, with a Bachelor of Science Degree in Political Science and a minor in Ethnic
Studies in 2008. Lisete earned her Juris Doctorate at Golden Gate University School of Law in
May of 2011, graduating with honors and as a published writer for the Golden Gate University
Law Review. She also served as an editor for the Golden Gate University Law Review.


While in law school, Lisete gained hands on experience in immigration law working both in the
private and public sector as an intern for an immigration solo practitioner and as an intern for the
Department of Homeland Security, San Francisco Office of Chief Counsel. After graduating law
school, Lisete continued her work in immigration law as a solo practitioner. She joined the law
firm of Germino, Amaral & Jordan in 2013 as an associate and continues practicing immigration
law as well as civil law, including estate planning, probate, trust administration, and
landlord/tenant law.


Lisete is a first generation Portuguese-American and fluent in the Portuguese language.


Lisete resides in Los Banos with her husband, Brian, and their son, Jax. She is a member of the
Merced County Bar Association, American Immigration Lawyers Association (AILA),
Soroptimist, Young Ladies Institute (YLI), and Los Banos Chamber of Commerce.

 

Lisete was admitted to the California State Bar on Dec. 2, 2011. Lisete's bar number is 278395

 

Lisete has never had any disciplinary or administrative actions made against him by the State bar: Official Bar Listing and Member Record Site - click here.

 

Lisete completed her undergraduate studies at Santa Clara University. She graduated in 2008, magna cum laude, with a Bachelor of Science Degree in Political Science and a minor in Ethnic Studies. Lisete earned her Juris Doctorate at Golden Gate University School of Law in May 2011, graduating with honors and as a published writer for the Golden Gate University Law Review.

 

While in Law School, Ms. Silva interned both in the public and private sector, focusing on immigration law. After graduating law school, Lisete continued her work in immigration law as a solo practitioner and now with the law firm of as an associate of Germino Amaral & Jordan.