Ishmael Thoronka

Thoronka Law Offices
12656C Lake Ridge Drive
Woodbridge, VA 22192
(571) 285-5242

Attorney Ishmael Thoronka is a senior partner at Thoronka Law Offices with a wealth of knowledge and a mountain of experience and he has developed a reputation of being a powerful and persuasive attorney. Ishmael primarily practices in the areas of Immigration Law, Criminal Law, Personal Injury, Divorce and Family Law, Estate Planning and Civil Litigation. Attorney Thoronka graduated from Monmouth University in 1996. He received his law degree from Massachusetts School of Law in 2004. He has earned many honorable awards among them was a Book Scholarship Award from the powerful Black Judges Alliance in Massachusetts, Deans list and the Governors Award.

He is undoubtedly one of the straight shooters in this field. As the Laws of Immigration are ever changing so does Ishmael’s desires to adapt. He is hardworking and not one to back down from the challenges of the law. He has successfully represented clients’ against corporations like American Express, MBNA, Chase, to name, but a few.

Ishmael’s practice took a turn when he witnessed non-American citizens suffering in the process of legalizing their stay in the United States of America. Ishmael’s passion to practice immigration law was borne after he saw a man deported because he could not afford an attorney to navigate the complex immigration process. He has filed countless immigration petitions and he has successfully represented hundreds of clients in immigration courts in several jurisdictions. His clients have always been pleased with the outcome of their cases. He has represented several clients in both State and Federal courts.

Mr. Thoronka is skilled to represent and litigate complex cases in Federal and State courts. He has the ability to negotiate and get positive results for his clients. Attorney Thoronka is admitted to practice law in the Commonwealth of Massachusetts, he is a practicing member of the United States Supreme Court and the District Court of Massachusetts. Attorney Thoronka is a member of the American Bar Association, the American Immigration Lawyers Association, Massachusetts Bar Association and a member of the Federal Bar.


Massachusetts School of Law, 2004
Monmouth University, NJ
Interdisciplinary Studies, 1996

Book Scholarship Awards
Governor’s Award

American Bar Association Member
Massachusetts Bar Association Member
Member of the Federal Bar
American Immigration Lawyers Association Member
Practice Area

Civil Litigation
Criminal Law
Family Law
Immigration Law
Personal Injury