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Leon Jeffrey Snaid

Practice areas:

Immigration, Business, Contracts & Agreements, Limited Liability Company (LLC), Corporate & Incorporation

About Me




  • AV Rated "pre-eminent attorney" by Martindale Hubbell






  • Certified Immigration Law Specialist by the State Bar of California's Board of Legal Specialization




  • Author of The Newcomers Guide to Living in the U.S.A., a finalist for the Benjamin Franklin Award, presented by Publishers Marketing Association and it’s successor: EasyWayUSA, the Smart and Safe Guide to Living in the USA.



  • Author of Best Business Buddy, the Golden Rules and Strategies for Smart Business



 




  • Who'sWho in American Law since 1987





  • Past President San Diego County Bar Association ImmigrationCommittee





  • Attorney for 36 years





  • Author of Best Business Buddy, the Golden Rules and Strategies for Smart Business. The Complete A-Z on Business.


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Practice Areas

Licensed since 1982

  1. Immigration: 80%
    33 years
  2. Corporate & Incorporation: 5%
  3. Limited Liability Company (LLC): 5%
  4. Contracts & Agreements: 5%
  5. Business: 5%
    33 years

Payment

Fees:

Fixed (Sometimes)

Payment Types:

Cash, Check, Credit Card

Attorney Endorsements

4 total 

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    Having practiced law for 33 years I am well aware of the high degree of professionalism, legal knowledge and ethical standards a client is entitled to expect from his or her lawyer. Knowing Leon Snaid as I do, I have no hesitation whatsoever referring my clients who need an immigration specialist to Mr. Snaid. Jacob Burland, Attorney, Del Mar, California.

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    Jacob Burland Wrongful Death Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

  • Evan Andrew Gould

    Immigration is outside my area of expertise so I have referred many clients to Mr. Snaid over the years. The feedback has always been positive. I would not hesitate to refer future immigration matters to Mr.Snaid. I strongly endorse this lawyer.

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    Evan Gould Employment & Labor Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Contact Info

Law Offices of Leon J Snaid

5755 Oberlin Drive
Ste 301
San Diego, CA, 92121

Resume

License
StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
CAActive198202/26/2015

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
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Awards
Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Certified Specialist - Immigration & Nationality LawState Bar of California2015
Peer Review RatedMartindale-Hubbell2015
Who's Who in American LawMarquis Who's Who in American Law2015
Who's Who in American LawMarquis Who's Who in American Law2014
Who's Who in American LawMarquis Who's Who in American Law2014
Peer Review RatedMartindale-Hubbell2014
Who's Who in American LawMarquis Who's Who in American Law2013
Benjamin Franklin AwardMarquis Who's Who in American Law2013
Peer Review RatedMartindale-Hubbell2012
Who's Who in American LawMarquis Who's Who in American Law2012
Peer Review RatedMartindale-Hubbell2011
Who's Who in American LawMarquis Who's Who in American Law2011

Work Experience
TitleCompany NameDuration
OwnerLaw office of Leon J Snaid1982 - Present
OwnerLaw office Of Leon J Snaid1973 - 1981

Associations
Association NamePosition NameDuration
State Bar of CaliforniaCertified Immigration Law Specialist2002 - Present
American Immigration Lawyers AssociationMember1984 - Present
San Diego County Bar Association Immigration CommitteePast President1984 - 1984

Publications
Publication NameTitleDate
Best Business Buddy, The Golden Rules and Strategies for Smart BusinessSee Above2010
UnknownThe Newcomers Guide to living in the U.S.A.,1990

Education
School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
University of Witwatersrand Faculty of LawlAWN/A1969
University of Witwatersrand Faculty of LawN/AN/AN/A

Speaking Engagements
Conference NameTitleDate
National Association of Hose and Accessories DistributorsGoing Global -International Business Techniques1997
San Diego Downtown Rotary ClubImmigration Law and Cultural Influences1996
PHI ALPHA DELTA Law Fraternity InternationalImmigration Law1993
SAFTO/Members of the Export ClubU.S. Immigration in International Business1992
Johannesburg Chamber of Commerce and IndustryGoing Global International Law Issues1992
Australian American Chamber of Commerce (San Diego)Doing Business in the USA1992
Western Maquiladora Trade Association MeetingCultural Understanding in the New Global Economy1991
12th Annual California Employer Council ConferenceCultural Diversity In the Workplace1991
University of California, San DiegoA Newcomers Guide to Living in The USA1990
Century 21 Corporate Relocation NetworkInternational Relocation1990
International Job SymposiumImmigration in International Law1986