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Jeanne Tyler Anderson

Immigration Attorney at Newport News, VA

5.0   10 reviews
  • Licensed for 17 years
    State VA
    Acquired 2006
    Active No misconduct found

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About Jeanne

Learn Jeanne’s areas of practice.

Practice areas
  1. Immigration
    Family, business, removal defense, DACA, green cards, call Attorney Anderson for all immigration legal needs. Stop worrying.

  2. Chapter 7 bankruptcy
    Attorney Anderson has experience in chapters 7 and chapters 13 bankruptcy. She is able to help you through these types of bankruptcy proceedings.

  3. Estate planning
    Planning your estate doesn't happen every day, but it has to happen sometime. Attorney Anderson can help you create or amend trusts, wills, power of attorney, and your entire estate to make sure your loved ones are set up for success when you pass.

  4. Uncontested divorce
    No-fault divorce and separation agreements are a part of Attorney Anderson's legal practice. If you are looking for a divorce, clean and easy, give her a call today.


Jeanne primarily focuses her practice on immigration law.  Jeanne has personal experience with applying for benefits through the former INS- now U.S. Citizenship & Immigration Services.  She understands the angst that foreign clients feel when faced with an unfamiliar and confusing set of laws.  Jeanne's goal is to make the law accessible to her clients and to make the process as seamless as possible.


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Contact Jeanne

Jeanne T. Anderson, P.C.
P.O. Box 12922
Newport News, VA, 23612


5.0 / 5.0
  10 customer reviews
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Posted by Kristin | February 16, 2014
Very satisfied client!!!!
Mrs. Anderson was very patient and understanding during our immigration case. She was very prompt with each process. Because of that we decided to use her again for my step son
Posted by Akmaljon Yunusov | January 17, 2014
Successful attorney
Miss Anderson has helped me a lot on my immigration issues she is so heplful and very smart , she knows what she is doing and Im happy that I hired her as an attorney on my immigration process and we got it done thank you miss Anderson.
Posted by 0la | March 18, 2018
This review is from a person who hired this attorney.
| Hired Attorney
Simply the best lawyer anyone can have
I got Mrs Anderson online although she stay far away from where I lived but it worth it for me to travelled down to see her in her office and I did not regret a second I spent with her. She will listen to you attentively and she make her recommendation to you , in short as an immigration lawyer she really know what she doing and you will never regret her service for any immigration matters you may have. I AM USING THIS MEDIUM TO THANK YOU MRS ANDERSON FOR THE BEST IMMIGRATION SERVICE YOU RENDER TO ME AND MY FAMILY. MAY BLESS YOU AND YOUR FAMILY. ........ SIMPLY THE BEST........
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Posted by Taiwo | May 22, 2017
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| Hired Attorney
The best Attorney for the job
Attorney Anderson is the best person for the job when it comes to immigration matters. She did a very great job for me. She is very attentive and brilliant, she will always pick your calls and when she do miss it, she will call you. I am 100% satisfy with the service she rendered for me. You will never regret given her the job...
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Posted by ROBIN WILLIAMS | October 7, 2016
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Posted by Andrea | April 4, 2016
This review is from a person who hired this attorney.
| Hired Attorney
Best immigration lawyer
Hired Mrs Anderson to help with my immigration matters and that's the best decision I've ever made she's understanding patient any questions you ask she's there with the answer if you call and don't get her don't worry she's gonna call u right back thanks to her help I can go back home 5 star's for me best attorney ever
Posted by Marshae Alexander | April 11, 2015
Very experienced and treats her clients with respect.
I've been a client of Mrs andersons' for the a bit over a year and she is a well experienced lawyer that has given us the best services and advice both professionally and personally. She is thorough and represented us with effectiveness and made it easy for us to deal with immigration matters. I would definitely recommend Her to anyone who is in need of a good lawyer with experience as she knows the ins and outs on fighting for her clients to get the best results possible for her clients .. And we are very happy we retained her services it was well worth it. Thanks Mrs Anderson... Keep up the good work.
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Posted by anonymous | April 4, 2015
I have been working with her for years and she always satisfy my needs and you can tell that she personally cares about her clients.
Posted by Odilka | June 24, 2014
The Best
Mrs. Jeanne is not only an Attorney. SHE IS A PERFECT ATTORNEY"This is the best decision I have made in choosing an attorney who could dedicatedly assist me with my case. She is Respectful, SIncere and most of all "VERY PROFESSIONAL." I recommend her to the World. The Lord has sent her from above. Congratulations Mrs. Jeanne !!!!!!!!
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Posted by Sharon | January 13, 2014
To miss anderson
Miss Anderson have been a great help in my immigration process She keeps me informed and uptodate of my process She is a very good listener and also advises you on any farther help You may need . Over all I can say she is very knowledgeable and trust worthy ,
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  • Retainer Sometimes
Payment methods
Cash, Check, Credit Card


AVVO RATING 10.0 (Superb)

Work Experience

  • Principal
  • Jeanne T. Anderson, P.C.
  • 2014 - Present
  • Attorney
  • Cowardin, Kim, Smith, Anderson & Riddle
  • 2013 - 2014
  • Attorney
  • Cowardin & Kim, PLC
  • 2006 - 2013
  • Legal intern/research assistant
  • Cowardin & Kim, PLC
  • 2004 - 2006
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  • William & Mary Law School
  • JD - Juris Doctor
  • 2003
  • University of Virginia
  • Bachelor of Arts
  • 2000


  • American Immigration Lawyers Association
  • Member
  • 2007 - Present
  • Newport News Bar Association
  • Member
  • 2006 - Present
  • York-Poquoson Social Services Board
  • Board Member
  • N/A
  • American Immigration Lawyers Association
  • Liaison co-chair (Norfolk, VA)
  • 2013 - 2015
  • American Bar Association
  • Liaison to Commission on Homelessness & Poverty
  • 2009 - 2010
  • YMCA
  • Board Member
  • 2006 - 2012
  • American Bar Association
  • Member
  • 2006 - 2010
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Languages Spoken

  • English

Honors and Awards

  • Top Lawyer
  • Coastal Virginia Magazine
  • 2015
  • Top 100 Lawyers
  • The National Advocates
  • 2015
  • VBA Community Servant
  • The Virginia Bar Association
  • 2008


  • National Center for State Courts
  • Promising Practices in Problem-Solving Courts
  • 2002

Speaking Engagements

  • AILA Citizenship Day
  • Naturalization/Citizenship
  • 2011

Attorney endorsements

Received (4)
Given (2)
Endorse Jeanne
Immigration Attorney | Jan 07
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
"Ms. Anderson is a knowledgable and experienced attorney, who truly cares about the immigrant community. I endorse this lawyer."
Immigration Attorney | Oct 02
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
"An extremely talented and well respected attorney in the legal community, I wholeheartedly recommend her to anyone looking for a lawyer who knows the law and truly cares about protecting the rights of her clients and getting them the most favorable result possible."
Immigration Attorney | Mar 03
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
"Ms. Anderson is a top-notch immigration attorney as demonstrated by her accurate and skillful analysis of and responses to questions on the avvo website. I endorse my fellow colleague with pleasure."
Immigration Attorney | Mar 03
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
"I endorse this lawyer."
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Jeanne Tyler Anderson
Immigration Attorney
Newport News, VA
Licensed for 17 years