Dara D. Fernandez, Region VII President
|Dara D. Fernandez, Esq.|
Johnston Barton Proctor & Rose LLP
569 Colonial Brookwood Center, Suite 901
Birmingham, Al. 35209
Dara is a member of the Firm’s Business & Tax Practice Group. She represents clients in cross-border transactions, international law matters, and general business transactions. In addition to her international and transactional experience, Dara has assisted companies with business-related immigration matters, individual family based petitions, removal defense, complex civil litigation matters and white collar corporate corruption cases. A native of Las Palmas, Canary Islands, Spain, Dara came as a foreign exchange student to the United States at 16. After graduating from Augsburg College in Minneapolis, where she was part of the Model United Nations team and presented projects with the Nobel Peace Prize Forum, she worked for United Migrant Opportunity Services in St. Cloud, Minnesota. In that position, Ms. Fernández was in charge of programs in collaboration with the Centers for Disease Control that focused on helping the Hispanic community overcome health disparities and education gaps.