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Kevin Samuel Santos Sr.

About Me

Practice Areas: Criminal Defense; Immigration Defense & Legalization; Employment Law (Employee Discipline, Wrongful Termination, Harrasment, Discrimination); Landlord-Tenant (Disputes & Leases); Business Law (Commerical Transactions & Contracts, Confidentiality Agreements, Covenants Not To Compete, Non-Competition & Nonsolicitation); Consumer Law (Consumer Fraud, Consumer Rights); Medical Professional Licensure Discipline & HIPAA.

Admitted: 2005, Pennsylvania

Law School: Temple School of Law, J.D., 1997

Legal Membership: Eastern District of Pennsylvania (federal), Middle District of Pennsylvania (federal), Supreme Court of Pennsylvania; Northampton County Bar Association; Lehigh County Bar Association; American Immigration Lawyers Association; National Employment Lawyers Association; National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers; Pennsylvania Public Defenders Association, past member; Association of Corporate Counsel, past member;  

Professional: Public Defender, 2 years; probation officer, 4 years; commercial contract attorney & in-house counsel, 2 years; corporate Chief Privacy Officer and Chief Compliance Officer of a national healthcare clearinghouse & PPO, 7 & 6 years respectively; Secretary/Board Member of community services group providing housing to low-income families and the elderly through a church-sponsored agency, 16+ years.

Biography: Married 25 years (and still happy), 3 children (23, 21 &14, or there-about)

Born: McKeesport, Pennsylvania, March 13, 1966


Languages Spoken: Spanish, Arabic, English

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Practice Areas


  1. Immigration: 50%
  2. Criminal Defense: 25%
  3. Litigation: 20%
  4. Employment & Labor: 5%



Hourly ($210-390/hour), Contingent (25-40%), Fixed (Always), Retainer (Sometimes), Pro Bono (2%)

Payment Types:

Cash, Check, Credit Card

Attorney Endorsements

9 total 

  • Matthew Charles Trapani

    I endorse this lawyer Attorney Santos will work tirelessly for his clients. He's extremely knowledgeable and professional. I'd recommend him to any perspective client.


    Matthew Trapani Personal Injury Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

  • Michael S. Waddington

    I endorse Kevin. He is a highly skilled attorney that is well respected in the legal community.


    Michael Waddington Military Law Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Contact Info

Santos Law Group, PC

137 N 5th St
Allentown, PA, 18102



Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo Contributions
Legal Answers
Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Rising StarSuper Lawyers Magazine2015
Work Experience
TitleCompany NameDuration
Principle & Sr. AttorneySantos Law Group, PC2011 - Present
AttorneyLaw Offices of Kevin S Santos2007 - 2011
Corporate CounselMedAvant Healthcare Solutions, Inc.2004 - 2007
Chief Compliance OfficerPlanvista Solutions, Inc.1999 - 2004
Association NamePosition NameDuration
2d Circuit Court of AppealsAdmitted2014 - Present
Lehigh County Bar AssociationAttorney Member2013 - Present
American Immigration Lawyers AssociationAttorney Member2010 - Present
National Association of Criminal Defense LawyersAttorney Member2010 - Present
United States District Court for the Middle District of PennsylvaniaAdmitted2010 - Present
United States District Court for the Eastern District of PennsylvaniaAdmitted2007 - Present
Northampton County Bar AssociationAttorney Member2005 - 2013
Pennsylvania Bar AssociationAttorney Member2005 - Present
Legal Cases
Case NameOutcome
Jackson v. Lehigh Valley Physicians Group, Civ. No. 08-3043, 2009 WL 229756 (E.D. Pa. Jan. 30, 2009)Settled
Commonwealth v. HunterNegotiated Plea
En Re Clayton UlettCAT Relief Granted
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School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
Temple University - James E. Beasley School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor1997
Speaking Engagements
Conference NameTitleDate
Berks County Bench-Bar ConferenceCLE: Padilla v. Kentucy2014
News InterviewComprehensive Immigration Reform2013
Business Matters with Tony IannelliImmigration Reform2013
News InterviewNew DACA Policy2012