IMMIGRATION EXPERT WITNESSES

Expert Witness: E-169695
This highly qualified expert received her BA in Psychology and her MS in Clinical Social Work from the University of Texas-Pan American. She is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker and she is a certified Family Trauma Professional, Suicide Prevention Counselor and Court Appointed Special Advocate (CASA). This expert previously worked as Supervisor II for the Texas Department of Family and Protective Services. Here, she led and supervised a unit of caseworkers responsible ...
Expert Witness: E-008433
This highly qualified expert has been member of the State Bar of California since 1978 and focuses on immigration law. He holds a B.A. in Political Philosophy from the University of Toronto and a J.D. from the Indiana University School of Law in Bloomington. Certified as a Specialist in Immigration Law and a former chair of the Immigration Committee of the Bar Association of San Francisco, he deals with various immigration processes including different types of visas. He ...
Expert Witness: E-008483
This expert has over 30 years of experience practicing immigration law. He holds a B.A. from Cornell University and a J.D. from Cornell Law School. He received the Edith Lowenstein award by the American Immigration Lawyers Association for his contributions to the practice of immigration law. He currently serves as Adjunct Professor at a major law school where he teaches immigration and asylum law. He also works as Of Counsel for an immigration law firm that specializes ...
Expert Witness: E-300800
This expert has over 7 years of experience in the forensic and clinical psychology field. She earned her undergraduate degree from Yale University, her JD from Harvard Law School, and her PsyD in clinical psychology from Rutgers University. Her clinical interests include forensic evaluation, violence risk assessment, severe mental illness, multicultural psychology, trauma, and psychological factors in immigration hardship. She previously served as a clinical and forensic ...
Expert Witness: E-068084
He has held this chair since 1984, served briefly as Deputy Dean of the Law School, and took emeritus status in 2009. His major fields of teaching and research are law and public policy; tort law; immigration, citizenship, and refugee law; groups, diversity, and law; and administrative law. This expert has taught at an Ivy League affiliated law school for more than 30 years; his fields of specialization include tort law, immigration, citizenship, and refugee law. ...

IMMIGRATION EXPERT WITNESS CASE STUDIES

Permanent Resident Faces Deportation Following Drug Trafficking Conviction IMMIGRATION Expert Case

This case involves a 42-year-old Columbian national man who was a lawful permanent resident of the United States for 26 years. The man served 5 years at a federal correctional institution after being convicted of drug trafficking and faced deportation  …

Legal Malpractice Allegedly To Blame For Conviction Of Turkish Immigrant IMMIGRATION Expert Case

…  in court on the assigned date and not communicating with Immigration and Customs Enforcement on the plaintiff’s behalf. An arrest …  front of her children and she spent two years in jail. An immigration attorney familiar with deportation procedure and deferred …

Immigration Expert Witness Evaluates Damages in Wrongful Death Claim IMMIGRATION Expert Case

…  were challenged in this suit, and among them was the immigration status of the deceased Mr. Novovic. This was a contentious point …  future potential earnings calculation and would require an immigration expert witness. Additionally, a loss of consortium claim was filed …

Immigration Lawyer Accused of Malpractice IMMIGRATION Expert Case

Immigration Lawyer Accused of Malpractice

This case involves a Chinese citizen who hired a Seattle, Washington based attorney to assist in applying for a visa. The plaintiff was advised by his attorney, the defendant, that a large sum of money would be required in order to begin processing the v …

Chinese national challenges U.S. deportation for drug trafficking IMMIGRATION Expert Case

…  in jail and given a five-year probation. Under federal immigration law, both offenses are trafficking offenses and both are deemed …  against Torture. This requires the client to prove to immigration officials that if he was to be returned to China, it is more likely …

Legal Malpractice Suspected in Alien Deportation IMMIGRATION Expert Case

Legal Malpractice Suspected in Alien Deportation

…  citizen and filed an I-130 petition with US Citizen and Immigration Service to be reclassified as a lawful, permanent resident (because …  a continuance) until the I-130 petition went through. The immigration judge, however, stated that he did not have jurisdiction to hear …