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State Bar of Texas warns against unauthorized practice of law in unaccompanied minor cases

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The State Bar of Texas today issued a warning that people seeking help with immigration matters should be careful not to fall victim to notarios or others who falsely represent themselves as lawyers. Unaccompanied minors may be particularly vulnerable to this problem. Unlike in some Latin American countries, notarios in the United States are not licensed to practice law and are not qualified to offer legal advice or services. Read the official press release: English | Spanish