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Elliot Randal Alford

Immigration Attorney at Flagstaff, AZ

4.9   8 reviews
  • Licensed for 11 years
    State AZ
    Acquired 2012
    Active No misconduct found

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

About Elliot

Learn Elliot’s areas of practice.

Practice areas
  1. Immigration
    Se Habla Espanol. Attorney Elliot Alford has compassion for immigrants of all types. Family-based, deportation defense, asylum.

    13 years

  2. Criminal defense
    Arizona, Federal, and Hopi and Havasupai Tribal Criminal Defense.

    12 years

  3. Personal injury
    Accidents, Injury, Medical Malpractice, and Wrongful Death.

    7 years

Alford Law PLLC offers personal and high-quality service to its clients. After working for other law firms in Phoenix and Prescott, Elliot Alford decided that he wanted to provide a high level of service with direct lawyer-to-client contact. While located in Flagstaff and Camp Verde, this firm serves all of Northern and Central Arizona (Phoenix to Kingman, Page, and Holbrook). Mr. Alford welcomes you to call and set up a free consultation today.

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Alford Law PLLC
3 N Leroux St, Suite 200
Flagstaff, AZ, 86001


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Posted by Jill | November 1, 2019
This review is from a potential client who consulted with this attorney.
| Consulted Attorney
Outstanding attorney!
Elliot Alford was referred to me by a close friend who had retained him for her divorce and custody battle. She was finally able to find some long overdue relief and justice when Elliot got involved; in fact, he was the first attorney that was able to make a difference in her case. I contacted Elliot and he quickly returned my call and reviewed my case. He's personable, responsive and highly competent. I enthusiastically recommend Elliot Alford to anyone that's looking for a compassionate, yet aggressive, attorney.
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Posted by Jennifer | June 29, 2018
This review is from a person who hired this attorney.
| Hired Attorney
Awesome attorney!
Unfortunately, I have dealt with several family law attorneys. They don't really care about your individual situation and will charge for umpteen hours while truly spending 2 hours on your case before showing up in the courtroom. If he isn't in the court room he answers his phone every time, not a secretary but the guy you actually need on the phone. He helps you out before taking your money, which is unheard of and then only charges a fair amount. Great guy! Will use anytime I need an attorney for family situations.
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Posted by Carlos | May 19, 2016
This review is from a person who hired this attorney.
| Hired Attorney
Muy buen abogado muy comprensible y dispuesto a ayudar ( Very good lawyer, very comprehensive, and welcome to help
A mi me ayudo con un caso de dui es una persona amable y dispuesto a ayudar ,si tienes una duda o preguntas siempre esta disponible , y lo mejor es que tambien es abogado de immigration y es bilingue. Elliot alford gracias por todo !!!
Posted by Bikram | April 7, 2016
This review is from a person who hired this attorney.
| Hired Attorney
Got the results I was hoping for
It was the month of Dec when I got a criminal speeding ticket out in AZ. I had called up several lawyers but was not getting the confidence I needed. Then I found Elliot Alford. He explained everything to me, using terms l could actually understand. He was really helpful and I saw a lot of confidence. He was very professional and answered of my questions. I decided to hire him thereafter. Time to start ! Elliot represented me . He did what he does(mails, documents, follow-ups, change of plea request ) and made sure that the criminal ticket got reduced to Civil and helped me to stay as a person without any criminal record.. The best part can reach him anytime…email ,calls will get a quick response. He did a good job in keeping me informed throughout the entire time. I highly recommend Elliot to any of you who are in need of a great lawyer!
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Posted by Edith Smith | February 17, 2016
This review is from a potential client who consulted with this attorney.
| Consulted Attorney
To those of you who know Elliot Alford I would like to pass on to you some of the things he has helped me with. I am involved with helping immigrants with immigration issues as well as helping them with education programs here in northern Arizona. Elliot is bilingual and has been a great source of information for me. Elliot also consultes with individuals regarding personal immigration issues and volunteers a lot of his time regarding these issues .I want to thank him for his efforts in the community as well as his help is resolving questions regarding immigration for community members.
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Posted by Brianna | October 20, 2015
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| Hired Attorney
"It is not titles that honor men, but men that honor titles."
Elliot Alford is perhaps one of the most ethical and moral lawyers I have ever had the pleasure of knowing. It is my impression that he went into law to make positive changes in the world and to be able to help people. I sought out his services for a custody dispute, the issue was highly emotional and quite difficult. Elliot was very patient and kind, his level of professionalism never wavered. Elliot had the best interests of my daughter at the heart of every communication and legal action. He was highly knowledgable as well as a strong guiding force through the legal system. Elliot was extremely well prepared and highly efficient in his procedure of my case. With his counsel my daughter and I were not only protected as a result of these proceedings but also for possible future proceedings. Elliot’s dedication to my case and peaceful presence were truly a beacon of light through a dark time.
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Posted by Madela | October 5, 2015
This review is from a person who hired this attorney.
| Hired Attorney
Accesible and Helpful attorney
I am truly grateful for the way that Elliot handled my divorce case, from beginning to end. He was efficient and trustworthy. He answered all of my questions honestly, and what was even more helpful, was that he spoke Spanish. I could have spoken to him in English, but he knew that I would better understand in my native language. An attorney that takes that extra initiative to communicate with a client is rare to find. Elliot also dedicated a great amount of time to the case, making it clear that he was invested. He has a professional carisma that I enjoyed. Overall, he was an honest attorney that always fought for the case, and won it. Thank you Elliot.
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Posted by anonymous | June 20, 2019
This review is from a potential client who consulted with this attorney.
| Consulted Attorney
I consulted him for fighting my open alcohol container ticket in arizona. Thank you so much for the guidance you provided
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  • Free Consultation 30 minutes
Payment methods
Cash, Check, Credit Card


AVVO RATING 7.8 (Very Good)

Work Experience

  • Managing Attorney
  • Alford Law PLLC
  • 2015 - Present
  • Attorney
  • Mclean Law Firm
  • 2014 - 2015
  • Attorney
  • Favour & Wilhelmsen PLLC
  • 2014 - 2014
  • Attorney
  • Rafael Tirado and Associates
  • 2013 - 2014
  • Law Clerk
  • DNA People's Legal Services
  • 2011 - 2012
  • Law Clerk
  • Chatholic Charities Immigration Services
  • 2010 - 2010
  • Law Clerk
  • Lewis & Clark Legal Clinic
  • 2009 - 2009
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  • Lewis & Clark Law School
  • JD - Juris Doctor
  • 2011
  • Ithaca College
  • BA - Bachelor of Arts
  • 2007

Sample of Legal Cases

  • Osorio v. Fry
  • Settlement
  • DHS v. Cruz
  • Administratively Closed
  • Vazquez v. Martinez
  • Full Custody


  • American Immigration Lawyers Association
  • Member
  • 2016 - Present
  • Hopi Tribal Court
  • Admitted to Practice
  • 2015 - Present
  • Coconino County Bar Association
  • Member
  • 2015 - Present
  • Plaza Comunitaria
  • Coordinator of English Classes
  • 2015 - Present
  • Plaza Comunitaria, Prescott and Flagstaff, AZ
  • Organizer, Legal Volunteer
  • 2014 - Present
  • State Bar of Arizona, Young Lawyers Division
  • Member
  • 2013 - Present
  • State Bar of Arizona
  • Member
  • 2012 - Present
  • Arizona Federal Bar
  • Member
  • 2012 - Present
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Languages Spoken

  • Spanish
  • English

Honors and Awards

  • Top 50 Pro Bono Attorney
  • Arizona Foundation for Legal Services and Education
  • 2018
  • Recognition in Organizing Flagstaff Plaza Comunitaria
  • Mexican Consulate of Phoenix
  • 2016
  • Academic Excellence in International Environmental Law
  • CALI
  • 2009
  • Mathematics Minor Award
  • Ithaca College
  • 2007
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  • Que Pasa
  • Thoughts on Spanish-Language Media
  • 2016
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Speaking Engagements

  • Yavapai County NALS CLE
  • Current Climate of Immigration Law
  • 2018
  • Immigration Speaking Series
  • Deportation and the Role of the President in Immigration
  • 2017
  • Continuing Legal Education
  • Deportation and the role of the President in Immigration
  • 2017
  • Radio Interview Flagstaff
  • Immigration Issues
  • 2016
  • Coconino County Law Library Legal Talk
  • Immigration
  • 2016
  • Immigration Forum
  • DACA and Immigration News
  • 2015
  • Mt. Scott Learning Center
  • Street Law
  • 2011
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Attorney endorsements

Received (1)
Given (5)
Endorse Elliot
Immigration Attorney | Mar 18
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
"I have worked with Elliot on cases, and he is great to work with. He truly cares about his clients and is passionate about the work. He works tirelessly to help his clients achieve positive results. I endorse this lawyer."
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Flagstaff Immigration Lawyer Elliot Randal Alford
Elliot Randal Alford
Immigration Attorney
Flagstaff, AZ
Licensed for 11 years
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