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Shiv Kumar Kapoor

Shiv Kumar Kapoor

Practice areas:

Immigration, Litigation, Appeals

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About Me

Languages Spoken: English, Spanish

Practice Areas

Licensed since 2006

  1. Immigration: 60%
  2. Appeals: 20%
  3. Litigation: 20%



Fixed (Sometimes), Free Consultation (30 minutes)

Payment Types:

Cash, Check, Credit Card

Attorney Endorsements

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Contact Info

Kapoor Law Office, PLLC

P.O. Box 701706
San Antonio, TX, 78270



TXEligible To Practice In Texas 201108/25/2015
GAActive Member in Good Standing 200608/22/2015
NVAttorney Inactive201008/10/2015

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.

Avvo Contributions

Legal Answers


Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Meritorious Service MedalU.S. Air Force2012
Aerial Achievement MedalU.S. Air Force2011
50 Hour Club AwardLegal Aid Center of Southern Nevada2011
MQ-1 Basic Training Course Academic Achievement AwardU.S. Air Force2009
West Publishing Award for Academic ExcellenceJohn Marshall Law School2006
Aspen Book Award - Professional ResponsibilityJohn Marshall Law School2006
Aspen Book Award - LRWA I, II & IIIJohn Marshall Law School2006
Aspen Book Award - Civil Procedure I & IIJohn Marshall Law School2006
Aspen Book Award - Criminal LawJohn Marshall Law School2006
Wig and Gavel AwardJohn Marshall Law School2006
Dean's Award for Academic Excellence (Valedictorian)John Marshall Law School2006

Work Experience

TitleCompany NameDuration
Attorney and Managing MemberKapoor Law Office, PLLC2013 - Present
AttorneyLaw Office of Brij M. Kapoor, P.C.2012 - 2013
Attorney/OwnerLegal Brief Services2008 - Present
AttorneyKirk J. Post P.C.2007 - 2008
Instructor PilotU.S. Air Force Reserves2002 - 2012


Association NamePosition NameDuration
San Antonio Bar AssociationAttorney Member2013 - Present
San Antonio Trial Lawyers AssociationAttorney Member2013 - Present
San Antonio Bar Association Community Justice Project Advisory CommitteeAttorney Member2013 - Present
Nevada Justice AssociationAttorney Member2010 - Present
American Immigration Lawyers AssociationAttorney Member2004 - Present
Reserve Officers AssociationMember2003 - Present

Legal Cases

Case NameOutcome
McDowell v. Smith, 678 S.E.2d 922 (Ga. 2009)Affirmed Appellate Court reversal of trial court
Smith v. McDowell, 666 S.E.2d 94 (Ga. Ct. App. 2008)Reversed trial court

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Publication NameTitleDate
3 Seton Hall Circuit Rev. 339Extraterritorial Personal Jurisdiction for the Twenty-First Century: A Case Study Reconceptualizing the Typical Long-Arm Statute to Codify and Refine International Shoe After its First Sixty Years2007


School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
John Marshall (Atlanta)LawJD - Juris Doctor2006
Georgia Institute of TechnologyAerospace EngineeringBachelors1986

Speaking Engagements

Conference NameTitleDate
Immigration IssuesImmigration Overview2013