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Riddhi Jani

Immigration Attorney at Chicago, IL

4.9   12 reviews
  • State Years
    Illinois - IL 14 years
    Minnesota - MN 27 years
  • Licensed for 14 years
    State IL
    Acquired 2009
    Status
    Active and Authorized to Practice Law No misconduct found
  • Licensed for 27 years
    State MN
    Acquired 1996
    Status
    Not Authorized - Non-payment of fees No misconduct found

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Born in India, raised and educated in London, England and a practising attorney in the United States since 1996, I bring a unique combination of immigration acumen and international Law Group and Riddhi Jani has helped 100's of clients seeking to live and/or work in America, navigate their way through the labyrinthe of complex, arcane immigration laws. We would be delighted to join you on your journey too!

 

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Jani Law Group
20 North Clark Street
33rd Floor
Chicago, IL, 60602

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4.9 / 5.0
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Posted by Aliona | October 1, 2019
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| Hired Attorney
Excellent Job!
Riddhi was very helpful and professional during the whole process. I highly recommend Riddhi Jani!
Posted by Xhulia | August 5, 2019
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| Hired Attorney
Fiance visa
My fiance and I hired Riddhi for our fiance visa application in Tirana's US embassy. Our case was challenging and had a few obstacles on the way but our lawyer handled them quickly and efficiently. She provided all the necessary information and was very helpful with documents gathering. We would happily work with her again and would highly recommend her.
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Posted by Benja | October 10, 2015
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Riddhi is an excellent lawyer
Riddhi helped with my green card application. She made the process so simple and stress free. Even the Green Card interview was so smooth because of how thorough the application packet was prepared by Riddhi and her team. She was also always available whenever my wife and I had questions. I highly recommend her if your are going through the US Green Card application process.
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Posted by Dorian | April 21, 2015
Best Immigration Lawyer in Chicago!
We highly recommend Riddhi Jani. Since the first time we met her she has been deeply involved with our case: I-130, I-131, I-485 and I-765. She greatly guided us on how to gather all the different evidence we needed to get together, she was on top of everything all the time. Dealing with Immigration matters can be very stressful and time consuming but having Riddhi with us made this journey almost enjoyable. Besides her great knowledge of her work and being able to answer all of our questions, the best quality of Riddhi is her kindness. We had dealt with several Immigration Lawyers before we met Riddhi, and never we met someone as genuine as her. We almost never had the impression to be working with a Lawyer but more with a friend, someone that treats you like a human being and not just a client among many others. Unlike other Lawyers we worked with, Riddhi was motivated to make us win our case and not trying to see how much money she can make out of it. Also, we would like to make it clear that even if Riddhi is the nicest Lawyer you can be lucky to work with, when needed she can also be strong and strict to take her clients defense, like an iron fist in a velvet glove. We are so thankful to have met ready and have her work for us, we could have never imagine how well and smoothly our immigration matter would have been if it was not for Riddhi to be representing us.
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Posted by Cristina | February 3, 2015
Janin Law Group
Applying for a green card ca be such a stressful time ,but with the support and help from Jani Law Group it made everything so much easier.They were very responsive with any questions that i had.Thank you !
Posted by Aakash Dhuna | December 4, 2014
Amazing attention to detail, extremely professional!
I worked with Riddhi on setting up my design consultancy business, and was absolutely blown away by her level of professionalism and attention to detail. Whenever I had any questions Riddhi's explanations cut through the jargon and got straight to the point. She clearly laid out what I had to do on my end and entirely took care of everything else. I would recommend Riddhi Jani to anyone!
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Posted by anonymous | November 10, 2014
Outstanding Immigration Counsel
Jani Law Group, and Riddhi Jani, were exceptional - accomplished the results we sought, very timely & immediately responsive by phone, email, letter and text to our needs, and very cost-effective. We have referred Ms. Riddhi Jani to numerous others who have also been highly pleased and can only say, as others have done on this sure, that you will be 100% satisfied you chose Jani Law Group and will have no regrets.
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Posted by anonymous | November 5, 2014
Caring and trustworthy Lawyer
We went to Riddhi with our complex immigration matters at the recommendation of a family friend. When we told Riddhi our situation, she was both moved and extremely sincere, which was something we weren't used to as we have only dealt with money motivated insincere lawyers. She knew exactly how and what needed to be done and always provided clear and concise instructions. This was really helpful because legal jargon is very confusing and intimidating. Riddhi made that portion of legal work so effortlessly easy for us. I don't ever remember being overwhelmed with information since she made it so simple for us. Another thing that I loved about Riddhi was her polite manners. She always made us feel very comfortable at her office and offered coffee, tea, etc. The only thing I can say which may seem like critique is that she is most easily accessible through email because she isn't always available on the phone. However, this is probably due to her busy nature. All lawyers are pricey, however, Riddhi is flexible and willing to work with your situation. I would highly recommend not to cheap out because of money. We went to many lawyers because of financial restraints who just did not care or deliver. I cannot tell you enough from my experiences the importance of a caring and emotionally invested lawyer. There are many lawyers you can find who will do their job for the money, however there are the gems that go to work everyday because they love what they do and have passion for their work. Riddhi Jani is that lawyer! I absolutely recommend her. And yes, we won our case!
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Posted by Alisdair | November 3, 2014
Strong reccomendation
Clear & direct - I understood exactly what was required of me at each stage of the process Organised & efficient - Riddhi took the minimal amount of my time to gather everything that was required and did all the hard work to structure my application Intelligent & Honest - Riddhi was responsive to my questions throughout and gave clear feedback. I always felt that she was working in my best interest I would strongly recommend Riddhi Jani to any potential client
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Posted by Dr. AKD | August 18, 2014
Extremely Competent Law Firm - Very Satisfied
Fast, professional, very competitive. Jani Law Group navigated complex health care and immigration regulations to allow our Clinic to secure a sought-after neurologist under the J-1 Conrad program. We will continue using the excellent services of this law firm for all our future immigration needs. Highly recommend.
Posted by anonymous | December 21, 2010
Throrough Professional
Riddhi worked on my case at Azulay Seiden Law Group and has miraculously, helped me come back from a seemingly hopeless situation to being, well on my way to receiving PR. She has been my point of contact at the Azulay Siden Law Group and for all you Desi's (Ind-pak-Bang-Nepalis) out there she is the person you may wanna know. She is considerate, patient and takes time to navigate you through the bureaucratic labyrinth explaining each and every nuances on the way. I highly, recommend her and Azulay for any of your immigration related needs.
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Posted by Ashwin | May 29, 2020
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| Hired Attorney
Immigration to the US
Riddhi was very helpful in preparing the immigration paper work. She gave us proper insight in the GC process and provided all the instructions in filling up the docs. Riddhi was also very prompt with her replies for all our queries. We totally recommend her.
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AVVO RATING 8.3 (Excellent)

Work Experience

  • FOUNDER AND CEO
  • JANI LAW GROUP
  • 2011 - Present
  • Senior Counsel
  • AzulaySeiden
  • 2008 - 2011
  • EEO Consultant
  • Northwest Airlines/Delta Airlines
  • 2007 - 2008
  • Director, International and Graduate Programs
  • University Of Minnesota Law School
  • 2006 - 2007
  • Attorney
  • Blackwell Igbanugo Pa
  • 2002 - 2006
  • Assistant Attorney General
  • Office of the Attorney General - MInnesota
  • 1995 - 2002
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Education

  • University of Minnesota Law School
  • JD - Juris Doctor
  • 1995
  • London School of Economics and Political Science
  • LL.B - Bachelor of Laws
  • 1992

Sample of Legal Cases

  • Ahmadshah v. Ashcroft , 396 F. 3d 917 (8 th Cir. 2005)
  • Asylum Granted
  • Muhur v. Ashcroft 355 F. 3d 958 (7th Cir. 2004)
  • Asylum Granted

Associations

  • British American Business Council of Chicago
  • Member
  • 2014 - Present
  • American Immigration Lawyers Association
  • Member
  • 2001 - Present

Languages Spoken

  • Gujarati
  • English

Speaking Engagements

  • Des Moines County Bar Association
  • Immigration Law Primer for Non-Immigration Attorneys
  • 2013

Attorney endorsements

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Given (1)
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Immigration Attorney | Jul 21
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
"I endorse this lawyer. She is an experienced, excellent attorney who delivers great results for her clients."
Immigration Attorney | Sep 12
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
"I endorse this lawyer. Riddhi is my go to person for all immigration issues. She is up to date on all matters of importance and cares a great deal about her clients. She is professional, knowledgable and highly recommended"