Working Hours
Mon - Fri : 09:00am -5:00pm

Lelia Adams



Phone +1-602-535-2500


Lelia Adams is a Principal Attorney at Essien Law Group. Lelia specializes in consulting/representing clients in the area of  Family-Based Immigration, Nonimmigrant Visas for Students/ Exchange Visitors, Investment-Based Immigration, Deferred Action for Childhood Arrival (DACA), Violence Against Women Act (VAWA)  , Employment-Based Immigration, Deportation and Removal, Asylum and representing their interests when dealing with USCIS and immigration court.


Lelia an immigrant strongly believes in fighting for other immigrants. After watching her mother get deported was the driving force behind her becoming an Attorney with primary focus area in immigration. She worked hard in bringing her mother back into the country and will ensure that she does whatever it legally takes to fight for her client for a successful outcome.

Pratice Areas

  • Removal Defense
  • Naturalization & Citizenship
  • Family-Based Immigration
  • Employment-Based Immigration
  • Business-Based Immigration
  • Asylum
  • Violence Against Women Act (VAWA)

Education & Bar Admission

BA, Political Science, Southern Connecticut State University, 2002


JD of Law, 2009. Stetson University College of Law 

Admitted to the Bar since 2010

Member of American Immigration Lawyers Association (AILA)

Member of the Missouri Bar Association