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Kripa Upadhyay

About me

Languages spoken: Hindi, Urdu, Nepali, Spanish

Practice areas


  1. Immigration: 95%
  2. Asylum: 5%



Fixed (sometimes)

Payment types:

Cash, Check, Credit card

Attorney endorsements

6 total 

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  • Tom Youngjohn

    Not merely an extraordinary immigration attorney, but a pillar of the immigration bar.


    Tom Youngjohn Immigration Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

  • Michael Austin Stewart

    Kripa is an excellent attorney who has helped me on several immigration matters that have come up in my cases. She consistently proves her vast knowledge of immigration law and is a pleasure to work with. I highly endorse this attorney.


    Michael Stewart Criminal defense Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Contact info

Orbit Law, PLLC

509 Olive Way
Suite 611
Seattle, WA, 98101


We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo contributions
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Award nameGrantorDate granted
Rising StarSuper Lawyers2016
Rising StarSuper Lawyers2015
Rising StarSuper Lawyers2014
Most Trusted Immigration Law Firm - WashingtonAcquisition International- Global Mobility & Immigration Awards 20142014
Community Service AwardWashington State Bar Association2011
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
PartnerOrbit Law, PLLC2016 - Present
Owner/ Principal attorneyOrbit Law, PLLC2011 - Present
AssociateCarney & Marchi, P.S2008 - 2011
Association namePosition nameDuration
American Immigration Lawyers AssociationChair of Programs2015 - 2016
Joint Asian Judicial Evaluations CommitteeMember2014 - 2016
American Immigration Lawyers AssociationChair, Continuing Legal Education (CLE) Committee2013 - 2014
South Asian Bar Association of WashingtonBoard Member2012 - 2014
Committee on Diversity of the Washington State Bar AssociationMember2012 - 2014
American Immigration Lawyers AssociationChair, Citizenship day committee2009 - 2010
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
Seattle University School of LawN/AJD - Juris Doctor2007
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
Northwest Immigration Law CLETips and Strategies for a successful Investor Visa2016
AILA Regional ConferenceJ-1 Visa: All You Need to Know About Waivers2015
NW AILA Chapters Regional ConferenceH-1B Techniques and Updates2014
Immigration Law Fundamentals for AttorneysBasics of Family Based Immigration2014
Northwest AILA Chapter ConferencePreparing a Successful PERM/Labor certification Application2013
Enhancing Your Skills for Practice in Municipal & District CourtsImmigration Considerations for Misdemeanor Practice2012

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