Who We Are

We believe that practicing immigration law is much more than a job – it’s a calling. Our team of attorneys—Andrea, Megan, and Zach—bring a wealth of knowledge, compassion, and tenacity to each case. They speak fluent Spanish and are backed by a team of experienced and dedicated bilingual legal assistants and administrative staff. Together, we are Martinez Immigration Law.

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Andrea Martinez, is a U.S. Immigration Lawyer in Kansas City for Martinez Immigration Law.


Andrea’s work covers most aspects of immigration law, from family-based visas and naturalization to immigration court removal defense and humanitarian visas. Prior to entering private practice, Andrea Martinez served as a federal judicial law clerk to the Honorable Eric G. Bruggink at the U.S. Court of Federal Claims in Washington, D.C.

Andrea also worked for nine months in Guatemala assisting in the prosecution of child sex offenders with non-profit organization International Justice Mission. During law school, Andrea served as a summer law clerk to six immigration judges at the Arlington Immigration Court. She is fluent in Spanish.


Megan Galacia is a U.S. Immigration Lawyer in Kansas City with Martinez Immigration Law.


Megan (pronounced “Meegan”) joined Martinez Immigration Law in 2017, focusing her practice on family and humanitarian petitions and removal (deportation) defense. Megan is a former teacher who lived and taught in Texas and Mexico before returning to her hometown of Kansas City to fulfill her dream of becoming an immigration lawyer. Megan graduated with honors from the University of Missouri–Kansas City School of Law in 2016 and is a former editor of the UMKC Law Review.

While in law school, she served as a judicial intern at the Kansas City Immigration Court. Megan is fluent in Spanish and is a frequent volunteer with the pro bono legal project at the South Texas Family Residential Center in Dilley, Texas. Megan helped launch a Kansas City organization that trains lawyers to provide free legal representation to detained immigrants in immigration court bond proceedings. She is a member of the American Immigration Lawyer’s Association. (AILA).



Zach is the most recent addition to Martinez Immigration Law and centers his practice around family-based and humanitarian visas in addition to representing clients in immigration court. Before attending law school, Zach served as a medical interpreter in Guatemala and as an AmeriCorps member in Lawrence, Kansas. Zach graduated with honors from Washburn University School of Law where he was also the recipient of the Irvine E. Ungerman Award for Excellence in Clinical Practice as a student intern in the Family Justice and Immigration Clinic. He is a former Notes Editor for the Washburn Law Journal.

While in law school, Zach held various positions as a Small Group Leader, a Research Assistant, and a Teaching Assistant for his Legal Analysis, Reading, and Writing Professor. He was also selected as a Student Fellow for the Equal Justice Works Rural Summer Legal Corps.