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Kenneth Craig Dobson has been practicing federal immigration law throughout the United States and the world for the past nine years. 

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Languages spoken: Spanish, English

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Practice areas

Licensed

  1. Immigration: 99%
    11 years
  2. Ethics: 1%

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Fees:

Fixed (sometimes)

Payment types:

Cash, Check, Credit card

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  • Lisa Michelle Anderson

    I endorse this lawyer. He is a respected member of the legal community. He cares about his clients and goes above and beyond to find solutions to their legal problems.

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    Lisa Anderson Immigration Attorney
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  • Richard Allen Sanders Jr.

    I endorse this lawyer. Craig is one of the most knowledgeable immigration attorneys that I know. If you have an immigration question then he is the go to guy.

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Contact info

Dobson Law LLC

75 Maiden Lane
Suite 341
New York, NY, 10038

Dobson Law LLC

35 Barnard Street
Suite 300
Savannah, GA, 31401

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Resume

License
StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
GAActive Member in Good Standing 201108/05/2016
NYCurrently registered 200507/10/2016
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo contributions
Legal answers
Awards
Award nameGrantorDate granted
New England ScholarNew England School of Law2004
CALI Award in Law and the Ethics of LawyeringC.A.L.I.2004
Dean's ListNew England School of Law2004
CALI Award in International Business TransactionsC.A.L.I.2003
Dean's ListNew England School of Law2003
Dean's ListNew England School of Law2002
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
OwnerDobson Law LLC2008 - Present
OwnerLaw Office of Kenneth Craig Dobson2005 - 2008
Editor-in-ChiefNew England Journal of International & Comparative Law2003 - 2004
Associate EditorNew England Journal of International & Comparative Law2002 - 2003
Associations
Association namePosition nameDuration
American Immigration Lawyers AssociationVice Chair, National Ethics Committee2016 - Present
State Bar of Georgia, Unlicensed Practice of Law Committee for Judicial Administrative District 1Chairperson2014 - Present
Savannah Association of Criminal Defense LawyersMember2013 - Present
American Immigration Lawyers AssociationMember2005 - Present
New York State Bar AssociationMember2005 - Present
American Bar AssociationMember2005 - Present
American Immigration Lawyers AssociationNational Ethics Committee Member2014 - 2016
Savannah Bar AssociationMember2013 - 2014
American Immigration Lawyers AssociationGeorgia UPL Chair2012 - 2015
Lowcountry Coalition Against Human TraffickingBoard Member2010 - 2014
Publications
Publication nameTitleDate
American Immigration Lawyers Association (AILA)The Law of Outlaws: Rules and Jurisdiction When Establishing an Out-of-State Practice Under Rule 5.5(d)(2)2015
La Isla MagazineAsylum Is Not for Everyone2014
La Isla MagazineBig Immigration Policy Changes Likely Soon2014
La Isla MagazineHighlights of the Border Security, Economic Opportunity, and Immigration Modernization Act2013
La Isla MagazineThe Dangers of Using Non-Lawyers for Legal Work2013
La Isla MagazineImmigration Reform in 2013?2013
Victim of a Notario? You Make the Call!La Isla Magazine2013
La Isla MagazineDREAMer Safety Tips2012
La Isla MagazineComing Soon! Provisional Unlawful Presence Waivers2012
La Isla MagazineS.B. 1070 Law: A Debate to be Debated2012
La Isla MagazineU.S. Supreme Court to Hear Arizona Immigration Law2012
La Isla MagazineThe Use of Discretion is Not Discretionary2012
La Isla MagazineHumans for Sale: An Inhuman Business2012
La Isla MagazineVAWA and U Visas Offer Refuge for Victims of Violence2012
La Isla MagazineTruth or Dare2011
La Isla MagazineCuando veremos la discrecion del fiscal?2011
La Isla MagazineIt Depends on What the Meaning of the Word "Permanent" Is2011
Celebrate Hilton Head MagazineDoorman for America: the Immigration Lawyer2009
La Isla MagazineConsejos Para Elegir Un Abogado De Inmigracion2009
New England Journal of International and Comparative LawThe Spanish Government’s Ban of a Political Party: A Violation of Human Rights?2003
Japion NewspaperQ & A on Visa Lottery ProgramN/A
Japion NewspaperQ & A on Maintaining Permanent ResidenceN/A
Japion NewspaperQ & A on Visa Applications After Lottery SelectionN/A
Japion NewspaperQ & A on Applying for the Visa LotteryN/A
Education
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
New England School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor2004
Furman UniversityPhilosophyBA - Bachelor of Arts1999
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
Health Coaching for LawyersHealth Coaching for Lawyers2016
AILA Annual Conference on Immigration LawAILA Ethics Compendium Live2016
AILA Annual Conference on Immigration LawEthical Issues in an Evolving World2016
Networking LunchImmigration Practice2013
Immigration Reform PanelImmigration Reform2013
DREAM Deferred ActionDREAM Deferred Action2012
DACA SeminarDeferred Action for Childhood Arrivals2012
Inmigracion, Impuestos, y FinanzasFederal Immigration Law2011
America's Broken Immigration System: The Complexity of Our Laws and How They Are Failing UsAmerica's Broken Immigration System: The Complexity of Our Laws and How They Are Failing Us2011
12th Annual Holy Family Catholic Church Health FairImmigration Seminar2011
Immigration Seminar at Iglesia EbenezerImmigration Seminar at Iglesia Ebenezer2009
Diversity and RegionlismImmigration and Business2009
Citizenship 101Citizenship 1012009
Immigration Issues for ESL StudentsImmigration IssuesN/A