Immigration Appellate Lawyer DC



Ms. Astrid Lockwood is an Associate with The Federal Practice Group Worldwide Service, and focuses her practice in immigration law. Ms. Lockwood is fluent in both English and Spanish and has substantive experience in immigration law.

Prior to joining The Federal Practice Group, Ms. Lockwood ran her own law firm, where she focused exclusively in immigration law representing clients before the U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS), the Board of Immigration Appeals (BIA), the Executive Office of Immigration Review (EOIR), and the 4th Circuit Court of Appeals. Prior to starting her own firm, Ms. Lockwood served as an Associate at two law firms where she specialized in immigration, workers’ compensation, criminal law and employment law.

Ms. Lockwood graduated from the University of Wisconsin at Oshkosh Honors with a B.A. in Criminal Justice. She completed the Certificate Program in Arbitration Law and Practice from Queen Mary University in London, England. She later graduated from Hamline University School of Law with an emphasis in employment and labor law. She will receive her Master’s in Public Administration from Penn State University in May 2018.