Stephanie M. Alcala, Esq. was born and raised in San Diego, California. The U.S./Mexico border has been a constant presence in her life. As the daughter of immigrants, the complicated processes of the immigration system affected her family members and friends.
Seeking to understand more about this complex area of law and how to help individuals to navigate the process, she has dedicated herself to the practice of immigration law. Due to her own personal experiences with various immigration processes, she is passionate about helping her clients and empowering them with knowledge of the immigration system. As an immigration attorney she has been able to combine her love of knowledge with her passion for helping people. After attending Southwestern College in Chula Vista, California, she transferred to the University of California, San Diego where she earned a degree in Communication. She then attended California Western School of Law in San Diego, California, where she earned a Juris Doctor.
Stephanie is an active member of the American Immigration Lawyer’s Association, La Raza, and Lawyer’s Club. Her practice focuses on immigration and family law.