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Languages spoken: French, English, Spanish

Practice areas


  1. Immigration: 75%
    30 years
  2. Business: 20%
    24 years
  3. International Law: 5%
    38 years


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Froman Law Firm

9820 Willow Creek Road, Suite 275
San Diego, CA, 92131


MOGood Standing, Active199401/08/2013
AZInactive 199203/29/2016
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
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Award nameGrantorDate granted
Certified Specialist in Immigration and Nationality LawCalifornia State Bar2012
Meritorious Service Medal (3rd Award)U.S. Navy JAG Corps1990
Distinguished Trial AdvocacyAmerican Board of Trial Advocates1977
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
Founding AttorneyFroman Law Firm2003 - Present
Association namePosition nameDuration
American Immigration Lawyers AssociationMember1986 - Present
Publication nameTitleDate
2012 Emerging Issues 6736 (LexisNexis 2012)David Froman on De Osorio v. Mayorkas, 2012 U.S. App. LEXIS 20177 (9th Cir. Sept. 26, 2012) (en banc): Suggestions for Implementing Court’s Ruling Upholding Child Status Protection Act Coverage for Over-Twenty-One Derivative Beneficiaries: An Emerging Perspective2012
17 Bender’s Immigr. Bull. 1133 (May 15, 2012)A Math Major’s Take on JobZones and Matter of Wissen, Inc.,2012
2011 Emerging Issues 5696 (LexisNexis 2011)David Froman on Current Litigation and How to Avoid Matter of Wang, 25 I. & N. Dec. 28 (BIA 2009), for “Aged Out” Derivative Beneficiaries Under the Child Status Protection Act (CSPA): An Emerging Perspective2011
Immigration Practice Pointers 105 (AILA 2011–12 Ed.)"USCIS Gives De Facto Acceptance to Emerging View of CSPA Provisions in INA §203(h)(3)2011
16 Bender’s Immigr. Bull. 651 (mispaginated as 471) (Apr. 15, 2011)How VAWA Special Rule Inadmissibility and an I-212 Application Can Overcome Reinstatement of Removal and the Permanent Bar2011
15 Bender’s Immigr. Bull. 1145 (Aug. 15, 2010)Properly Applying INA §203(h) of the Child Status Protection Act: When the “Appropriate Category” Remains the Same Category2010
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
Harvard University Law SchoolInternational LawLL.M. - Master of Law1983
University of San Diego School of LawLawJD - Juris DoctorN/A
Southwestern College (Santa Fe, NM)MathematicsBA - Bachelor of Arts, magna cum laudeN/A