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Barbara Ann Williams

Barbara Ann Williams

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About Me

Our diverse client base includes start up companies, global corporations as well as working professionals and their families from around the globe. Whether you are seeking a US business presence, have globe-trotting employees, or are seeking to temporarily or permanently relocate, we offer a variety of immigration services to meet your needs. We specialize in a wide array of immigration visas for the individual and working professional as well as provide assistance with more complex immigration issues such as citizenship and removal defense.

Contact us for your personalized evaluation. We are your US Immigration Law provider. We look forward to helping you achieve your immigration goals.



Languages Spoken: Spanish, French

Practice Areas

Licensed since 1995

  1. Immigration: 100%
    20 years



Retainer (Always)

Payment Types:

Cash, Check, Credit Card

Attorney Endorsements

2 total 

  • Alison Yew

    I wholeheartedly and without qualification endorse Barbara as an excellent lawyer and a dedicated practitioner. I have known Barbara for twenty years since she began her practice. I've referred matters to her because I knew she would be the appropriate advocate for the individual/family. She is knowledgeable and ethical and will work hard to achieve the best possible result for her clients.


    Alison Yew Immigration Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

  • Christina Heakyung Lee

    I endorse this lawyer's work. I have known Barbara from the immigration attorney community for the last few years. She is a great attorney and person. She knows immigration law and I would not hesitate to recommend her to anyone.


    Christina Lee Immigration Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Contact Info

605 Market St Ste 1200
San Francisco, CA, 94105




Professional Misconduct

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

Avvo Contributions

Legal Answers


Award NameGrantorDate Granted
ScholarBlack Womens Lawyers Assn of Los AngelesN/A

Work Experience

TitleCompany NameDuration
Attorney-At-LawLaw Offices of Barbara-Ann Williams, PC2001 - Present


Association NamePosition NameDuration
Bar Association of San FranciscoImmigration Law Panelist2009 - Present
American Bar AssociationBusiness and Family Immigration Law Panelist2007 - Present
International Institute of the East BayVolunteer Attorney2007 - Present
American Immigration Lawyers Association, Northern California ChapterChair, Education Program Committee2006 - 2008
Immigrant Legal Resource CenterVolunteer Attorney2006 - Present
American Immigration Lawyers Association, Northern California ChapterBoard Member2003 - 2008
American Immigration Lawyers Association, Northern California ChapterCo-Chair, Young Lawyers Division2003 - 2006

Legal Cases

Case NameOutcome
Matter of JDGreen Card approved
U VisaU Visa & work permits approved
Green Card ApprovalGreen Card Approved

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Publication NameTitleDate
The Immigration QuarterlyImmigration Newsletter2011
Baraban - - The Russian TimesForeign Brides and the K-1 Fiancée Visa DilemmaN/A
The Authoritative K-1 Visa GuideHow To Guide to Successfully File your Own K-1 VisaN/A


School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
U of San Francisco SOLN/AlawN/A
Univ of Hawaii at ManoaN/AundergraduateN/A

Speaking Engagements

Conference NameTitleDate
Immigration UpdatesImmigration Basics and Timely Updates2008
Immigration ClinicThe ABC's of Immigration and Timely Updates2007