Immigration Legal Team

“We’ve taken great effort to make sure that everyone at Bashyam Spiro & Coats LLP has the same goal – helping people. Our people are extremely intelligent, highly educated, and exceptionally talented. They choose to work here in part because we give them a chance to make a difference,” – Ame Coats.

When you partner with Bashyam Spiro & Coats, you partner with a powerful team. A team whose members possess an impactful set of experiences, an in depth knowledge of all aspects of immigration law, and an unwavering dedication to achieving objectives. Our strength is both our focused specialization and the service and value we provide to our clients. It’s how we choose to operate from talented paralegals with exceptional customer service skills, to lawyers who return calls within a day, to harnessing technology that keeps clients informed at the click of a mouse. It’s client-focused values, it’s doing the right thing, and it’s working for our clients each and every day. That’s what our team delivers. That’s the Bashyam Spiro & Coats difference.

Firm Principles


Murali Bashyam, Managing Partner
Ame Coats, Partner
Rashmi Shah, Attorney
Robert Spiro, Partner
Pam Prather, Client Relations Manager
Esther Oh, Senior Immigration Paralegal
Diana Barrezueta, Senior Immigration Paralegal
Tricia Harris, Paralegal
Tina Huber, Senior Immigration Paralegal
Kristin McLeod, Receptionist/Administrative Assistant
Lydia Salett, Accountant