Matthew L. Kolken
PRO

Matthew L. Kolken

Immigration Attorney
Buffalo, NY

AVVO

RATING

10.0

No Misconduct

Languages

English , French , Russian

Answers and Advice

117 questions answered.

About Me

Matthew L. Kolken is a trial lawyer with experience in all aspects of United States Immigration Law including deportation defense before the Immigration Courts throughout the United States, and appellate practice before the Board of Immigration Appeals, the U.S. District Courts, and U.S. Courts of Appeals. He is admitted to practice in the courts of the State of New York , the United States...

Show more

Practice Areas

Payments & Fees

Payment Types

Cash, Check, Credit Card

Fees

Fixed (Always)

Client Reviews

Showing 2 of 24 client reviews

Kolken & Kolken the Dream Team

Posted by: Miguel Silva about 1 year ago.

Mr. Kolken got my attention in the first 10 minutes of conversation, he is very knowledgeable of his practice and go straight to the point without...

Phenomenal Attorney Matthew L Kolken

Posted by: Ciriam about 1 year ago.

Matthew Kolken indeed has demonstrated to be a professional attorney. He has made miracles happen in our current case due to his great...
Show more

Endorsements

Showing 2 of 19 peer endorsements

Carl Michael Shusterman
Carl Shusterman

Los Angeles, CA

Almost 2 years ago

Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Matt Kolken is a knowledgeable and experienced immigration attorney. He stands up for the rights of immigrants and is unafraid to challenge the...
Charles H Kuck
Charles Kuck

Atlanta, GA

Almost 2 years ago

Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Matt Kolken has distinguished himself as a tenacious, eloquent and clear thinking attorney who is unafraid to take on the federal government in the...
Show more

Résumé

License

1997 License Status: Currently registered for the state of New York.
Last updated by Avvo: 06/16/2014
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.

Work Experience

Showing 1 of 1 job entry
1996 – present

Kolken & Kolken

Education

Showing 1 of 2 degrees

1996 JD - Juris Doctor in Law

Thomas M. Cooley Law School

Awards

Showing 1 of 7 awards

2014 Pro Bono Champion

American Immigration Lawyers Association

Associations

Showing 1 of 3 association entries

1997- present Member

American Immigration Lawyers Association


Show more

Portfolio

Publications

Showing 2 of 17 publications

2014 Why Isn’t President Obama Protecting Refugee Children With A Stroke Of His Pen?

Fox News Corp

2014 President Obama’s Immigration Wait And See Looks To Maximize Political Impact

Fox News Corp

Speaking Engagements

Showing 2 of 7 occasions

2013 Removal Ground and Defenses

at Removal For Experts

2013 Comprehensive Immigration Reform

at ILW.com Seminar Series

Show more