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Sheela Murthy: Representing the American Dream

The entrepreneur's harrowing experience to get her green card led her to start her own immigration law firm.

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I was hiring part-time employees initially and then full-time paralegals. And making sure that I didn’t overpay people, which in hindsight wasn’t very wise.
— Sheela Murthy

  • Sheela Murthy
  • Murthy Law Firm
  • Immigration Law
  • 1994
  • 92
  • www.murthy.com
  • Maryland, USA

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