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Anthony B Ravani

Practice areas:

Immigration, Asylum

About Me

With over 20 years of executive management at Microsoft and ExxonMobil corporations, Mr. Ravani has gained unmatched international experience to be effectively utilized in practicing immigration with international clients. In addition to his JD, Mr. Ravani has two Master's Degrees in business and engineering that have better prepared him to practice complex areas of immigration law such as business immigration and investment. In practicing immigration law, Mr. Ravani handles all aspects of a client's case and he works directly and personally with every client.

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Languages Spoken: Farsi, Persian

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Practice Areas

Licensed since 2007

  1. Immigration: 90%
    8 years
  2. Asylum: 10%
    8 years

Payment

Fees:

Hourly ($250-300/hour), Fixed (Sometimes), Free Consultation (50 minutes), Pro Bono (10%)

Payment Types:

Cash, Check

Attorney Endorsements

6 total 

  • Paul J Molinaro

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  • Joel Hathaway Paget

    I endorse this lawyer. Tony provides invaluable business and immigration insight into the complex world of investing in the U.S. to obtain permanent residency.

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    Joel Paget Immigration Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Contact Info

Lotus Law Group, PLLC

800 Fifth Ave., Suite 4100
Seattle, WA, 98104

Lotus Law Group, PLLC

8001 Irvine Center Dr.
Suite 400
Irvine, CA, 92618

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Resume

License
StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
WAActive200707/06/2015

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo Contributions
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Awards
Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Excellence in Immigration LawWorldwide Registry2015
Hall of DistinctionLouisiana State University2012
Alumnia Leadership AwardSeattle University School of Law2011
Distinguished LeaderLouisiana State University2010
Pro Bono Publico Service CommendationWashington State Bar Association2008
Who'sWhoStrathmore2004
International Who's WhoInternational Who's Who2001

Work Experience
TitleCompany NameDuration
Adjunct ProfessorLouisiana State University2011 - 2014
Adjunct ProfessorSeattle University School of Law2008 - 2010
Principal AttorneyLotus Law Group, PLLC2007 - Present
Legal CounselCdigix, Inc.2005 - 2008
Senior Vice PresidentOntain, Inc.2002 - 2006
Executive Vice PresidentMediaPassage, Inc.1999 - 2002
GMMicrosoft1991 - 1999
Adjunct ProfessorUniversity of Houston1981 - 1983
ArchitectExxonMobil1981 - 1991

Associations
Association NamePosition NameDuration
Louisiana State UniversityExecutive Council2013 - Present
American Immigration Lawyers Association (Washington)Executive Committee2012 - 2013
American Immigration Lawyers Association (Washington State chapter)Vice Chair2012 - 2013
American Immigration Lawyers Association (Washington State chapter)CLE Chairperson2011 - 2012
Iranian American Bar AssociationBoard Member2009 - 2013
American Immigration Lawyers AssociationMember2008 - Present
King County Bar AssociationMember2007 - Present
American Bar AssociationMember2007 - Present

Legal Cases
Case NameOutcome
AsylumMother & Daughter reunited after 5 years
EB-5Approved
EB-5 Source of Capital from Middle EastGranted/Approved

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Publications
Publication NameTitleDate
Middle East JournalEB-5 Source of Capital2013

Education
School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
Seattle University - School of LawLawJoris Doctorate2007
Louisiana State UniversityIndustrial EngineeringM.S.1980
Louisiana State UniversityBusiness AdministrationM.S.1976

Speaking Engagements
Conference NameTitleDate
TV ShowsBusiness and Family Immigration2014
TV ShowsBusiness and Family Immigration2014
Rome - ItalyEB-5 Green card2014
CyprusEB-5 Visa-Investment2014
Bangkok - ThailandEB-5 Visa2014
Antalya - TurkeyEB-5 Investment2014
DubaiEB-5 Programs2013
Master of Business AdministrationForeign Investment in USA2012
Legislative Staff AcademyEB-5 Investment2012
American Immigration Lawyers Association- NWEB-5 Investment2012
NW AILA Annual ConferenceEB-5 Immigration by Investment2011
AILA Northwest CLEFamily Based Visa2010
COMDEXEffective Software Engineering1999
UCLA MBA ProgramHow Best to Manage a Business1997