About Us
We are a AV-rated full service law firm located in Valdosta, Georgia and service all of Georgia and Florida. For nearly 24 years we have established a reputation for providing clients with honest and effective legal representation. We take pride in the fact that the excellence of our services and commitment to client satisfaction has produced both client loyalty and longstanding client relationships.

Our firm also provides a full range of immigration law services to individuals, businesses as well as governmental entities. Our firm also represents and advises individual and corporate clients who are or might become involved in a lawsuit or appeal. This firm handles civil and criminal litigation at both the trial and appellate levels, and represents individual and corporate clients in bench and jury trials and on appeal in state and federal court, in mediations and arbitrations, and before administrative boards, licensing bodies, and regulatory entities.

Attorney Paul J. Alvarado
Paul J. Alvarado graduated from The McCallie School in Chattanooga, Tennessee in 1987. He attended Emory University in 1991 where he received his Bachelor of Arts degree in History and Spanish. He received his Juris Doctorate degree from Mercer University's Walter F. George School of Law in 1994 and joined Langdale Vallotton, LLP law firm as an associate in the same year. He was a Partner with Langdale Vallotton, LLP from 2000 until 2007. Paul started his own law firm in 2007 and is the President of Paul J. Alvarado, P.C.

Paul is a member of Valdosta Bar Association and the State Bars of Georgia and Florida. He is admitted to practice before the Supreme Court of Georgia, the United States District Court for the Middle District of Georgia, the United District Court for the Northern District of Georgia, the United States District Court for the Middle District of Florida, the United States District Court for the Northern District of Florida and the United States Supreme Court, as well as all state courts for both Georgia and Florida. Paul has served as a Special Assistant Attorney General to represent the Georgia Board of Regents of the University System of Georgia on immigration matters. Paul is also an active member of the AILA (American Immigration Lawyer Association). Paul is rated AV Preeminent by Martindale-Hubbell. 

Paul's active community involvement includes serving on the Board of Directors for the United Way of Lowndes County, the Ballard House Committee for the Valdosta/Lowndes County Chamber of Commerce, the Board of Directors for the Miss Valdosta Scholarship Association, and the Board of Directors for the Valdosta Alumni Association of Sigma Alpha Epsilon Fraternity. Paul is also a 2004 graduate of Leadership Lowndes. Paul currently serves as Board Member for the Valdosta/ Lowndes County Zoning Board of Appeals (2007-present).