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Raphael Igwens Nwokike

Immigration Attorney at Federal Way, WA

5.0   4 reviews
  • Licensed for 21 years
    State WA
    Acquired 2002
    Active No misconduct found

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About Raphael

Learn Raphael’s areas of practice.

Practice areas
  1. Immigration
    Family Based Petition , Asylum and Application for Naturalization, Representation in Removal Proceedings at the Immigration Court.

  2. Car accident

  3. Divorce and separation

  4. Family
    Dissolution of marriage, Child Support, Parenting Plan and Domestic Violence

  5. Personal injury
    Auto Accidents

  6. Child custody

He passed the Washington State Bar Examination in 2002, was sworn in as an Attorney and licensed to practice Law by the Supreme Court of Washington in 2002. As an active Member of the Bar, he has served in various Bar Committees since 2004. The last was WSBA Law Clerk Board from 2012 through December 2018. Mr. Nwokike is a member of the Washington State Association of Justice (WSAJ) and a member of the listserve.

Mr. Nwokike briefly worked with the Law Offices of Charles Woode in Seattle between 2002 through 2003. He set up the law Practice in 2003. He has represented Diverse Clients in the areas of Laws identified on this website with proven results.

Mr. Nwokike has experience in Civil litigation and works both as Plaintiff's and Defendant's attorney depending on the nature of the civil matter. He continues to represent Clients before the Superior Courts across Washington Counties including filing Appeals to Washington State Court of Appeals, Division 1, and also, worked with Appellate Counsels during Appeals to Divisions 2 and 3 on their Clients cases.

Mr. Nwokike is licensed to practise before the U.S Federal District Court,Western District, Seattle, Washington.

Mr. Nwokike represents Clients on their Immigration cases including apperances before U.S Immigration Court in Seattle, Washington on Asylum cases and pending Removal Proceedings.

He continues to represent Clients on their Family Based Petitions and Applications before United States Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) including appearing for Interviews with Clients at their Local USCIS's Service Centers across the Country with Proven results. Clients Petitions or Applications are approved, thereby, allowing them to Adjust their Status(receiving permanent Resident/Green Card), live and work in the United States.

Mr. Nwokike continues to represent Clients on Personal Injury(P.I) cases involving Motor Vehicle Accidents (MVA) with injuries and property damage. He works hard to settle the Clients claims by seeking appropriate damages from Insurance Companies with fair and reasonable compensations on their Claims.

As an experienced Family Attorney, Mr. Nwokike continues to represent Clients seeking dissolution of their marriages (divorce), Child support, Spousal Maintenance, Anti-harassment and Domestic Violence protection orders.

Mr. Nwokike is passionate, considerate, reasonable, diligent and thorough as an Attorney. He is the type of Attorney that's honest with Clients from the onset- starting with the first meeting and/or consultations-providing them with the best advice needed to evaluate their cases in order to make informed decisions on what next to do.

Mr. Nwokike has a Masters Degree in Public Administration from DeVry University, Washington State.

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Law Offices of Raphael Nwokike PS
30640 Pacific Hwy S Ste E3
Federal Way, WA, 98003-4889


5.0 / 5.0
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Posted by Anne | May 15, 2024
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Raphael is one of the best lawyers anyone could ask for. He handled my case with professionalism and achieved an outstanding result. He was always available to answer my questions and concerns. He has shown exceptional commitment, and I recommend him a hundred percent.
Posted by Osei | January 11, 2023
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This firm is outstanding
Attorney Raphael is highly knowledgeable, professional, effective and very client service-focused. He is committed to producing work that meets high standards with positive results. Phone calls and emails were responded to promptly. I highly recommend Attorney Raphael Nwokike for your representation/ legal support. We can never thank you enough.
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Posted by Lynna | May 17, 2022
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Attorney Raphael I Nwokike
Without reservation, I will recommend Attorney Raphael. He is very conscientious and industrious in his practice and services rendered. I am very pleased and enthused by his organizational skills and attributes he portrays. He kept me informed all through my case review and concluded as expected. His dedication in serving the Community is outstanding.
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Posted by Maki | April 3, 2020
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He is a go getter.
Lawyer Raphael, is the best. He kept me informed every step of the way untill my case was resolved in my Favor. He fought for me better than I fought for myself. I will definitely recommend him to others.


  • Hourly Rates $ 200-250 per hour
Payment methods
Cash, Check


AVVO RATING 7.0 (Very Good)

Work Experience

  • Attorney
  • Law Office of Raphael Nwokike, PS
  • 2003 - Present


  • DeVry University
  • Master of Public Administration
  • 2008


  • WSBA Law Clerk Board
  • Member
  • 2014 - Present

Languages Spoken

  • Igbo

Honors and Awards

  • Certificate of Appreciation
  • Washington State Bar Association
  • 2005

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Federal Way Immigration Lawyer Raphael Igwens Nwokike
Raphael Igwens Nwokike
Immigration Attorney
Federal Way, WA
Licensed for 21 years