Karl William Krooth

Karl William Krooth

Criminal Defense Attorney

San Francisco, CA





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About Me

As lead counsel of Immigrant Crime and Justice, Karl assists foreign nationals to seek post-conviction relief in criminal courts as well as avoid immigration consequences in pending criminal matters before state superior courts and federal district courts. He has practical experience in all phases of criminal prosecution and defense and has represented clients before the Ninth Circuit Court of...

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Client Reviews

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An outstanding immigration lawyer, trustworthy, knowledgeable, who finds solutions! He was referred to me by my own lawyer.

Posted by: G.Garduno over 1 year ago.

Mr. Karl Krooth is an outstading expert in his field! I had hired an attorney, but after trying for almost 1 year, he could not get a critical...


Posted by: a Child Abuse client over 3 years ago.

Mr Krooth did an amazing job with our case which was an extremely difficult case. Even worse, living in a small town with an almost hangin type...
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Hasan Abdullah
Hasan Abdullah

Newark, CA

Almost 4 years ago

Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Karl is an immigration and criminal defense attorney who other attorneys look to for advice on immigration consequences of criminal offenses. Very...
Shawn Shahid Salehieh
Shawn Salehieh

San Francisco, CA

Over 5 years ago

Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

I endorse this lawyer's work. He is the most knowledgeable attorney I know in his field, and have received many positive feedbacks from clients that...
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1999 License Status: Active for the state of California.
Last updated by Avvo: 03/17/2014
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.

Work Experience

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2007 – present

Immigrant Crime and Justice, APC


Showing 1 of 2 degrees

1998 Juris Doctorate in Tax Certificate, Environmental Certificate

Lewis & Clark Coll Northwestern SOL


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2003- present Local Enforcement Liaison for Northern California

American Immigration Lawyers Association

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Showing 2 of 4 publications

2008 Forging alliances with law enforcement as leverage to secure crime victim and informant visas

AILA California Chapter Conference Handbook

2007 Postconviction Relief: Navigating a Narrow Channel for Safe Harbor

Immigration & Nationality Law Handbook (AILA)

Speaking Engagements

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2008 Informant and Crime Victim Visas

at California Chapters Conference

2007 Post-Conviction Relief: whether interpreters are subject to subpoena?

at Fifth Annual Conference of CA Federation of Interpreters

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