Natalia Darancou graduated from the University of Texas at El Paso, where she earned a Bachelor of Arts in Philosophy. Ms. Darancou earned her law degree at Albany Law School in 2011. During her second year in law school, Ms. Darancou studied at William Mitchell College of Law in Saint Paul, Minnesota to participate in the Immigration Law Clinic and worked as a student certified attorney representing low-income clients in administrative proceedings before the Immigration Court.
In 2012, Natalia was licensed by the State of New York. Since then, she has practiced Immigration and Nationality Law exclusively. She has represented many clients before Immigration Courts throughout the country and before the United States Citizenship and Immigration Service (USCIS). Ms. Darancou is a member of the New York State Bar, a member of the American Immigration Lawyers Association (AILA), and a member of the Dallas Bar Association.
Natalia Darancou was born and raised in El Paso, Texas to Mexican-American parents and is a native Spanish speaker. Immigration has always been a pressing issue in her hometown, and has always been a passion of hers.