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Lisa Christopher Wogwu, Esq.

Attorney Lisa Christopher Wogwu, esteemed founder and principal attorney of Wogwu Law, PLLC, brings a wealth of legal experience and a compassionate approach to her practice. Having obtained her Juris Doctorate from Hofstra University School of Law in 2000, Attorney Wogwu is admitted to practice in multiple jurisdictions, including the states of New York, and North Carolina, and the United States District Courts for the Eastern, Southern, and Northern Districts of New York, and the Eastern, Middle and Western Districts of North Carolina.

Attorney Wogwu's legal career post-graduation encompassed a variety of roles in New York, where she honed her skills in construction law, medical malpractice, professional design liability, personal injury defense, and no-fault litigation. This extensive experience in different areas of law laid a solid foundation for her current practice. Upon moving to Texas, Wogwu focused her practice primarily on immigration law, reflecting her deep personal connection to this field, being married to Nigerian Solicitor Christopher C. Wogwu, who is currently preparing for his law practice in the United States. This personal aspect of her life has greatly influenced her professional dedication to immigration law.

Attorney Wogwu's educational background includes a Juris Doctorate from Hofstra University School of Law (2000) and a Bachelor of Arts from Rutgers, The State University of NJ (1996), equipping her with a comprehensive understanding of the legal landscape. As a member of various professional associations, including the North Carolina Bar Association, Wake County Bar Association, Tenth Judicial District Bar, and the American Immigration Lawyers Association, Wogwu remains actively engaged with the legal community.

Attorney Wogwu's commitment extends beyond her professional roles as she actively participates in community service, reflecting her dedication to social justice and public service. Residing in San Antonio with her husband, her practice is deeply infused with a personal touch and a commitment to empathetic legal representation. Her approach to each case is tailored and individualized, ensuring that every client's story is heard and represented with the utmost care and competence.

Attorney Lisa Christopher Wogwu at Wogwu Law is a testament to a career dedicated to both excellence in legal practice and a heartfelt commitment to serving those in need of legal assistance. Her diverse experiences, combined with a personal understanding of immigration intricacies, make her an invaluable advocate for her clients. For those seeking compassionate, skilled legal representation, especially in immigration law, Wogwu Law offers a partnership grounded in experience, empathy, and unwavering dedication.


  • J.D., Hofstra University School of Law, 2000
  • B.A., Rutgers, The State University of NJ, 1996

Bar Admissions

  • New York, 2001
  • North Carolina, 2006
  • United States District Court of the Eastern, Southern and Northern Districts of New York, 2001
  • United States District Court of the Eastern, Middle and Western Districts of North Carolina, 2007

Current and Past Professional Affiliations

  • North Carolina Bar Association
  • Wake County Bar Association
  • Tenth Judicial District BarAmerican Immigration Lawyers Association

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