Maite Hoyos has been practicing law in the area of Immigration and Nationality law for over 27 years. She is the President and Owner of MAITE HOYOS, P.A. a boutique firm that caters exclusively to Entertainment, Employment-Based and Family Based Immigration clients. She is Past President of the AILA, South Florida Chapter and a member of its board of directors since 1996. She also serves on the board of the Latin America and Caribbean Chapter of the American Immigration Lawyers Association. She currently serves as the Chair of the U.S. Customs and Border Protection Liaison Committee for The International Law Section of the Florida Bar. She is often invited to lecture at conference in the United States and abroad.