Associate Attorney

Daniel Celaya

"There is nothing impossible to him who will try"

Overview And Experience

Daniel Alejandro Celaya is an Associate Attorney at Saleh & Associates P.A. who is well versed in U.S. Immigration and Nationality Law. He has represented individuals, families, and corporations located around the world before the USCIS, the Department of State, and the Immigration Courts. He is particularly experienced in various aspects of business immigration, having handled numerous treaty trader and treaty investor visa cases for foreign business leaders wishing to expand current enterprises or create new ventures in the United States. He also handles federal and administrative appellate briefs regarding complex and technical matters of Immigration and Nationality law. 

Mr. Celaya earned his Juris Doctor degree from the University of Miami School of Law where he graduated Cum Laude. While at the University of Miami School of Law, he joined the International and Comparative Law Review as an editor, the University of Miami’s Immigration Clinic as a legal intern, and the Professional Responsibility & Ethics Program as a Dean’s Fellow.


  • University of Miami School of Law, J.D., cum laude

  • University of Miami, B.A. in Economics, International Studies, & Political Science, departmental honors

  • Belen Jesuit Preparatory School, graduated top 10%


  • Florida


  • EOIR Immigration Court

  • American Immigration Lawyers Association (AILA) South Florida Chapter

  • International and Comparative Law Review

  • The Florida Bar

  • The Young Lawyers Division of the Florida Bar

  • American Bar Association


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  • The ABA Draws a Brightline for Judges Conducting Independent Factual Research – Legal Ethics in Motion (2018)
  • Cannabis, Lawyer Well-Being and Technology in Demand: PREP Answers the Call in South Miami and Partnership for Professionalism Dinner – Coral Gables Bar Association CLE (2018)
  • PREP Kicks Off the Semester at the Caribbean Bar with a Focus on Lawyer Well-Being – Caribbean Bar Association CLE (2018)
  • Legal Ethics Webinar – PREP Breaks New Ground Presenting Webinar for Florida Legal Services (2017)
  • PREP Presents Legal Ethics CLE on Artificial Intelligence, Bitcoin, and Medical Marijuana – Cuban American Bar Association CLE (2017)
  • Professional Ethics, Social Media & Jurisdiction – Florida Bar Annual Convention (2017)
  • Sound the Trumpet: The United States’ Attack on the Syrian Government Causes International Ripple Effects – University of Miami International and Comparative Law Review (2017)
  • To Think That Jammeh Was a Thing of the Past – University of Miami International and Comparative Law Review (2017)
  • New York City Bar: Is A Client’s Confidential Information Secure at the Border? – Legal Ethics in Motion (2017)

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