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Daniel Patrick Hanlon

Daniel Patrick Hanlon

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About Me

Established in 1994 Mr. Hanlon's experience spans over 20 years, and covers the entire spectrum of US Immigration & Nationality Law, including nonimmigrant visa petitions, including those for working professionals, Nurses, multi-national managers, treaty-traders, investors, and athletes and entertainers.  The firm's attorneys and professional support staff also have vast experience in all family-based immigration matters, Removal Defense, Naturalization and Citizenship and  PERM Labor Certification applications.

We have successfully represented thousands of individuals, families and companies in all aspects of US immigration law.  Our track record speaks for itself and the list of satisfied clientele continues to grow!


Languages Spoken: Spanish, Cantonese, Mandarin, Tagalog, Vietnamese, Filipino, Korean, Japanese, Taiwanese

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Practice Areas

Licensed since 1993

  1. Immigration: 100%
    22 years, 5 thousand cases



Fixed (Always), Retainer (Always)

Payment Types:

Cash, Check, Credit Card

Attorney Endorsements

40 total 

  • Gintare Grigaite

    I endorse attorney Hanlon. He is experienced and knowledgeable in the field of immigration law, which is governed by complex set of federal laws and statutes.


    Gintare Grigaite Immigration Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

  • Mark V. Clay

    I endorse Mr. Hanlon. He is a very knowledgeable attorney who contributes so much to our legal community. We all learn from his expertise. If I was a client, I would schedule a consultation with him first!


    Mark Clay Immigration Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Contact Info

Hanlon Law Group, A Professional Corporation

225 South Lake Avenue 11th Floor
Pasadena, CA, 91101




Professional Misconduct

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

Avvo Contributions

Legal Answers


Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Super LawyerSuper Lawyers2014
Super LawyerSuper Lawyers2013
Super LawyerSuper Lawyers2012
Super LawyerSuper Lawyers2011
Super LawyerSuper Lawyers2010
Super LawyerSuper Lawyers2009

Work Experience

TitleCompany NameDuration
PartnerHanlon Law Group, P.C.1999 - Present
Partner/Associate AttorneyReeves & Hanlon, P.C.1995 - 1999
Associate AttorneyLaw Offices of Steven D. Karp1994 - 1995


Association NamePosition NameDuration
State Bar of CaliforniaCertified Specialist, Immigration & Nationality Law2002 - 2008
National Investors CommitteeMember1998 - Present
American Immigration Lawyers AssociationMember1995 - Present
Immigration SectionMember1995 - Present

Legal Cases

Case NameOutcome
Colmenar v. INS, 210 F.3d 967 (9th Cir. 2000)Asylum granted at 9th Circuit Court of Appeals. IJ and BIA reversed.

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Publication NameTitleDate
Asian JournalImmigration Edge2013


School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
Loyola Law School, Los Angeles, CaliforniaLawJD - Juris Doctor1993
University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MichiganEnglishBA - Bachelor of Arts1988

Speaking Engagements

Conference NameTitleDate
"Should I Stay or Should I Go?"Unlawful Presence1999
Los Angeles County Bar Association, Immigration SectionImmigration Law Amendments1996