Florida International University College of Law, Miami, Florida
Community Service Award for his 200 hours of pro bono work
Florida Atlantic University, Boca Raton, Florida
Masters of Public Administration
Florida State University, Tallahassee, Florida
Francisco Oporta resides in Miami, Florida and is a licensed attorney in the state of Florida. The son of Nicaraguan parents, Francisco was born in Venezuela and immigrated to the United States in 1990. Francisco and his family earned their United States citizenship in 2006. Throughout the immigration process, Francisco learned to appreciate the tough journey all immigrants face in finding a better life while also leaving everything they knew and loved behind.
Since 2014, Francisco Oporta has gained experience in immigration law through his work with the Legal Aid Society of Palm Beach County, the FIU Law Clinic, and Catholic Legal Services in Miami.
English and Spanish