Adam Aman Malik, Esq., currently holds the esteemed position of Managing Attorney at Malik & Associates, PLLC, where his legal acumen stands as a cornerstone of the firm's distinguished reputation. Before assuming this pivotal role, Mr. Malik garnered a wealth of invaluable experience during a five-year tenure at the Dallas office of the highly esteemed immigration law firm, Petty & Associates, PLLC. His association with this prominent establishment firmly established his status as a leading authority in the intricate domain of immigration law.
Mr. Malik's illustrious journey in the legal sphere commenced with dedicated service to the United States Department of Homeland Security (DHS). He served as an Adjudications Officer within the United States Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS). This foundational experience endowed him with a nuanced understanding of the intricate processes that govern immigration matters, a profound asset in his current capacity.
Further augmenting his expertise, Mr. Malik lent his talents to the Detention and Removal Office (DRO) of the United States Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE), where he served as a DRA. This role granted him unique insights into the inner workings of the federal immigration and deportation apparatus.
As a Federal Immigration Officer, Mr. Malik brings to bear extensive experience, offering a comprehensive perspective on how cases can navigate seamlessly through the labyrinthine corridors of the US immigration agencies. In his tenure at USCIS, he conducted a myriad of fraud investigations and interviews on behalf of the US Government, a testament to his steadfast commitment to the pursuit of justice and his knowledge in the area.
Mr. Malik's unwavering dedication and exceptional performance garnered formal recognition when he received the prestigious Guttenberg Award for Excellence, an honor bestowed upon him as the valedictorian officer at the nationwide immigration officers’ training academy. His exemplary service at the USCIS Dallas Field Office further underscored his reputation as an exceptional officer, meriting additional accolades.
In his professional practice, Mr. Malik specializes in immigration litigation, deportation defense, matters concerning US citizenship, and a diverse array of immigration-related issues. In addition to immigration, Mr. Malik also is a seasoned attorney in handling matters involving family law, divorce, child custody, child support, and adoption matters in the Texas courts. His unwavering commitment to justice is further affirmed by his admission to the Supreme Court of the United States of America, and to the Supreme Court of the great State of Texas.
In summary, Adam Malik is a legal luminary whose profound insights, unwavering dedication, and remarkable achievements continue to cast a lasting impression on the legal landscape. His unique blend of experience and expertise ensures his enduring role as a champion for his clients and a guardian of the highest standards within the legal profession.
Past Employment Positions, Clinics & Internships
- Adjudications Officer with U.S. Department of Homeland Security, U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (US CIS)
- DRA with Detention and Removal Office, U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (US ICE)
- Texas (Supreme) Court of Criminal Appeals, Legal Intern
- 245TH Family District Court, Legal Intern
- STCL Family Law Advance Clinic, Advocate
- STCL Family Law Advocacy, Advocate
- STCL Asylum and Human Trafficking Clinic, Advocate
- STCL Mock Trial Intramural Tournament, Advocate
- United States Supreme Court
- Texas Supreme Court
- U.S. Court of Appeals, 5TH Circuit
- U.S. District Court, Northern District of Texas
- U.S. District Court, Southern District of Texas
- U.S. District Court, Eastern District of Texas
- U.S. District Court, Western District of Texas
- South Texas College of Law Houston, Houston, Texas
- University of Nottingham, UK
- International Relations, Masters of Arts
- San Francisco State University, California
- Computer Information Systems & Business Administration, Bachelors of Science
- City College of San Francisco, California
- Liberal Studies, Associates of Arts
Professional Honors & Awards
- Guttenberg Award for Excellence, Valedictorian at the US CIS Officers’ Academy
- President at the US CIS Officers’ Academy
- Performance Award holder at USCIS Dallas Field Office