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Languages spoken: English, Spanish, Swedish

Practice areas


  1. Immigration: 100%
    18 years



Fixed (sometimes)

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Law Offices of Jennifer Doerrie

1690 West Shaw Avenue, Suite 106
Fresno, CA, 93711


TXEligible To Practice In Texas 199808/17/2016
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo contributions
Legal answers
Award nameGrantorDate granted
Group Recipient of 2015 Michael Maggio Pro Bono AwardAmerican Immigration Lawyers Association2015
AILA Pro Bono ChampionAILA2013
2009 AILA Lobby Day pro bono scholarshipAILA NorCal2009
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
Managing attorneyLaw Offices of Jennifer Doerrie2011 - Present
Law ProfessorSan Joaquin College of Law2013 - 2014
Immigration Legal Services AdvisorWest Coast Mennonite Central Committee2008 - 2011
Associate attorneyFresno/Clovis, CA2004 - 2007
Staff attorneyCatholic Social Services - Atlanta, GA1999 - 2004
law clerk/associate attorneyLaw Offices of Gloria Lee Vera1998 - 1998
Association namePosition nameDuration
U.S. Court of Appeals - 9th CircuitAdmitted to practice2004 - Present
American Immigration Lawyers AssociationMember1999 - Present
Legal cases
Case nameOutcome
I-751 early removal of condition on residency due to abusecondition removed; permanent residency granted
U visa with I-192 waiver for prior drug-related convictionU visa and waiver granted
Immigrant visa and I-601 waiverimmigrant visa and waiver granted
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Publication nameTitleDate
PWSBiA 5th International Migration Conference JournalAnti-Trafficking Initiatives as a Means of Combating Unauthorized Migration2006
PWSBiA International Immigration Conference JournalIs Criminalization of Migration a Sound Legal Strategy?2004
PWSBiA International Immigration Conference JournalRethinking Immigration Policies ...2003
CLE materials - CLINIC Annual ConferenceCredibility and Corroboration after Diallo2002
Immigration CLE materials - State Bar of GeorgiaInadmissibility/Removability Bars and Waivers2001
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
University of Texas School of LawDoctor of Jurisprudence/Juris Doctor (J.D.)N/A1997
Southwest Texas State UniversityPolitical Science and SpanishBA - Bachelor of Arts1994
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
AILA NorCal CLELessons Learned in the Trenches at Artesia: Representing Detained Families2015
community outreachDeportation Defense - Artesia2014
various community seminarsDeferred Action2013
Legislative Days 2012Immigration Law2012
PSMC Annual ConferenceImmigration Legal Overview2011
classroom presentationsImmigration Legal Overview2011
Christians and Immigration in a Land of ContradictionImmigration Legal Overview2010
Canby Immigration Conferenceimmigration legal overview; employer sanctions2009
And You Welcomed Me ... Immigration ConferenceImmigration Legal Overview2009
5th International Migration Conferencehuman trafficking2006
4th International Migration Conferenceimmigration law & policy - EU and USA2004
The Protection Project of the Foreign Policy InstituteT and U visas - immigration2003
3rd International Migration Conferenceimmigration policies - EU & USA2003
NAMMH annual conferencerepresenting non-citizens with mental illnesses2002