Maka Hutson practices immigration law at Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld LLP in Dallas, TX. Before law school, she served as a student and scholar advisor at a major research university for seven years. She has experience practicing all aspects of immigration law, including business immigration, family immigration and removal defense. She focuses mainly on employment-based immigrant and nonimmigrant visas and advises employers on I-9 compliance and immigration-related hiring practices. Maka maintains an active pro bono practice and represents asylum seekers and victims of human trafficking and crimes. She is a graduate of Moscow State Linguistic University and the University of Texas School of Law.