Amber Weeks is an associate at Noble & Vrapi, P.A. Prior to joining the firm, Ms. Weeks worked as a law clerk for the New Mexico Court of Appeals.
Ms. Weeks graduated Summa Cum Laude from the University of New Mexico School of Law in 2010. She graduated third in her class, earned Clinical Honors, and served as the Managing Editor of the Natural Resources Journal.
Ms. Weeks also studied Mexican law in Guanajuato, Mexico.
Ms. Weeks is licensed to practice before the New Mexico Supreme Court, United States District Court for the District of New Mexico, and 10th Circuit Court of Appeals. She is also a member of the American Immigration Lawyers Association (AILA). Prior to law school, Ms. Weeks worked as a community developer with immigrants for three years in Albuquerque’s International District, where she helped start a community-run health center and youth programs and also taught English as a Second Language classes. From 2006 to 2009, Ms. Weeks volunteered and worked as a legal assistant at Catholic Charities to prepare self-petitions for immigrant survivors of domestic violence under the Violence Against Women Act (VAWA) and U-Visa petitions. In 2009, she received a fellowship to research and advise New Mexico criminal defense attorneys regarding the immigration consequences of crimes and to represent immigrants in removal proceedings.
Ms. Weeks is married to Shawn Weeks, and they enjoy gardening, cooking, and dancing.