Rada A. Machin is a Principal of The Machin Law Firm, LLC. Rada is a zealous advocate for her clients. Rada has successfully negotiated and settled large lawsuits brought against her clients both businesses and individuals, represented both mothers and fathers in contentious divorce and custody battles, successfully tried cases and defended her clients in DUI trials and MVA hearings, and has served as a Court Appointed Attorney for the State of Maryland in the Montgomery County Detention Center, Central Processing Unit, representing arrested individuals for initial appearances/bond hearings. Rada has a very high approval and success rate for all of her submitted immigration applications to USCIS including Green Card applications, Adjustment of Status applications, I-601A waiver applications, and citizenship applications; she strongly advocates for all immigrants regardless of status.
Rada graduated cum laude from the University of D.C. David A. Clarke School of Law (UDC-DACSL). While at UDC-DACSL, Rada served as the Clerk for the legal fraternity Phi Alpha Delta and the Secretary for the Federalist Society. Rada was the recipient of the Dean’s Fellow award and scholarship and the Rosa Parks Merit Scholarship at UDC-DACSL.
Rada interned for the D.C. Office of the Attorney General, TimeBanks USA, and the Montgomery County Office of the State’s Attorney. Rada worked as a Law Clerk for a prestigious white-collar criminal defense firm - KaiserDillon, PLLC. She also clerked for a Bankruptcy law firm while in law school and another general legal practice prior to starting her own firm with her husband. Rada has authored and published a business law guide called How to Start a Small Business on a Tight Budget: The Checklist.
Bar and Court Admissions:
U.S. Tax Court
United States District Court for the District of Maryland
Maryland State Bar Association
American Bar Association
Bar Association of Montgomery County, Maryland
Maryland Association for Justice
American Association for Justice
Women's Bar Association of Maryland
Montgomery County, MD Women's Bar Association
Maryland Criminal Defense Attorney's Association
National College for DUI Defense
Rada A. Machin, Esq