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Jay Gairson

Practice areas:

Immigration, Internet, Business, Contracts & Agreements

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Practice Areas

Licensed since 2011

  1. Immigration: 60%
    9 years
  2. Internet: 20%
    6 years
  3. Contracts & Agreements: 10%
    5 years
  4. Business: 10%
    8 years



Fixed (Sometimes)

Payment Types:

Cash, Check, Credit Card

Attorney Endorsements

2 total 

  • Murad Hassan Elsaidi

    I endorse this lawyer. He is very knowledgeable in his field and is a zealous advocate for his clients.


    Murad Elsaidi Immigration Attorney
    Relationship: Other

  • Tom Youngjohn

    Jay Gairson is a genius.


    Tom Youngjohn Immigration Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Contact Info

4606 Martin Luther King Jr Way S
Seattle, WA, 98108-2135




Professional Misconduct

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

Avvo Contributions

Legal Answers


Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Pro Bono Award for Outstanding ServiceCouncil on American-Islamic Relations, Washington Chapter2013
WSBA IPS ScholarshipWashington State Bar Association, Intellectual Property Section2010

Work Experience

TitleCompany NameDuration
AttorneyGairson Law, LLC2011 - Present
Law ClerkLaw Office of Mussehl and Khan2006 - 2010


Association NamePosition NameDuration
National Lawyers Guild, National Immigration ProjectMember2012 - Present
King County Bar AssociationMember2011 - Present
American Immigration Lawyer's AssociationMember2011 - Present
American Bar AssocationCyberlaw Committee Member2009 - Present


Publication NameTitleDate
American Immigration Lawyers Association Annual ConferenceHandling a Load of CARRP: Immigration and National Security2015
The SciTech LawyerQuest, Conquest, and Creation: Law and the Diversity of Multiplayer Online Worlds2010


School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
Seattle University School of LawN/AJ.D.2010

Speaking Engagements

Conference NameTitleDate
Annual Conference on Immigration LawCARRP & TRIG: National Security & Terrorist Related Inadmissibility Issues2015
Techno Activism Third MondaysFOIA: Debugging the Government2014
AILA Washington Monthly CLEFOIA: Reading Between the Lines2014
AILA CLEEverything About FOIA You Won’t Find in a Book2014
Pathway to CitizenshipHot Topics in Personal, Family, and Business Immigration2012