Yavrenim Cruz Morales is an Immigration Attorney at Sanabria & Associates, PLLC.
Born and raised in Puerto Rico. Since childhood, she was convinced to become an attorney as she has always loved justice and helping others. For over 12 years, Yavrenim has been practicing Law. She worked in Puerto Rico, mostly as a family lawyer, legal counsel, and non-profit consultant. Later, after moving to the State of Florida, she discovered her love for Immigration Law. Yavrenim experienced first-hand the struggle of leaving everything behind and starting over in a land away from home. Which is why she connects and enjoys working in every case with compassion, integrity, and excellence. She is characterized for her perseverance and is committed to guiding her clients through every step of the way, looking for possibilities, and fighting to keep families together.
Yavrenim has experience representing clients in removal proceedings, asylum, withholding of removal, cancellation of removal, and adjustment of status in several courts nationwide. Likewise, she has worked on cases before the Board of Immigration Appeals and represented clients before U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) and the U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) in cases such as family petitions, U Visas, Deferred Action, DACA, Advance Parole, Waivers, Stay of Deportation, Motions to Reopen, Religious Visas, and more. For over 20 years, she has been involved in serving the community and helping non-profit organizations and churches with their mission.
Yavrenim graduated Magna Cum Laude from the University of Puerto Rico at Bayamon with a Bachelor’s Degree in Business Administration, majoring in Management. Afterward, earned her Juris Doctor from the University of Puerto Rico School of Law.
Besides the Law, Yavrenim enjoys producing worship music; she is a songwriter and Vocal Coach.
Yavrenim is fluent in English and Spanish, a member of the State Bar of Puerto Rico since 2011, and the Federal District Court for the District of Puerto Rico since 2013.