Ms. Patwa was born in India and grew up in Austin, Texas. She graduated from the University of Texas at Austin with a double degree in Psychology and Spanish. In May 2004, Ms. Patwa received her Juris Doctor and graduated with honors from Southern Methodist University. While attending SMU, she was Vice-President of the Asian American Law Students Association and Articles Editor for the Computer Law Review and Technology Journal.
Prior to joining Reina & Bates Immigration Law Group in February 2006, Ms. Patwa practiced immigration law in Dallas, Texas where she represented clients in a wide range of Immigration matters including immigrant and non-immigrant visas and removal proceedings.
Ms. Patwa has studied Spanish and is fluent in Hindi, Gujarati and Urdu. Ms. Patwa is a member of the American Bar Association and the Texas Bar Association and she is admitted to practice in the State of Texas.