Daniel Shanfield

Daniel Shanfield

Immigration Attorney
San Jose, CA




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French , Spanish , English

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About Me

Our firm is dedicated to winning the toughest immigration cases. We focus on criminal immigration, citizenship, family, and refugee/asylum matters. Having worked as a trial lawyer for the Immigration & Naturalization Service, I have a better understanding of how government attorneys will attack my client's case, and use that understanding everyday to provide the best immigration representation...

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Client Reviews

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excellence cant describe Daniel and his staff

Posted by: Margarita 3 months ago.

I am so happy how my case was handled. The patience they had with me because i would email or call to ask so many questions they answered all of them...

Successful outcome on a difficult case

Posted by: a client 7 months ago.

I am a US Citizen and married an immigrant who overstayed his tourist visa. We applied for his Adjustment of Status on our own, but that was not...
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Seth P Chazin
Seth Chazin

Albany, CA

Over 1 year ago

Relationship: Worked together on matter

I endorse this Attorney.
Elliot M.S. Yi
Elliot Yi

Lake Oswego, OR

Over 2 years ago

Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

I endorse this lawyer.
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1997 License Status: Active for the state of California.
Last updated by Avvo: 02/26/2015
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.

Work Experience

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2010 – present

Law Offices of Daniel Shanfield - Immigration Defense, PC


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1996 JD - Juris Doctor in Law

University of California at Berkeley, Boalt Hall School of Law


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2014 Top 100 Lawyers

The National Advocates


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2009- present Consulate General of Mexico Liaison

American Immigration Lawyers Association, Santa Clara Valley Chapter

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Showing 2 of 2 publications

2013 Update on Crimes Involving Moral Turpitude and Admissibility

American Immigration Lawyers Association (California chapters)

2004 Relief for Persecuted Religious Minorities from Iran

Refugee Reports

Speaking Engagements

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2014 Immigration Court Removal Proceedings

at American Immigration Lawyers Association (Santa Clara Valley chapter) Surviving Your Master Calendar Hearing CLE

2013 Developments in Crimes Involving Moral Turpitude and Inadmissibility

at American Immigration Lawyers Association (California chapter)

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