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Drew D. Pettus is an immigration lawyer with over 21 years of experience in advising and working with individuals, families and small businesses on their immigration issues. Mr. Pettus offers you the attention and personalized service that you will need in navigating the immigration maze. He recognizes you are not interested in becoming a legal scholar on immigration, so this website is an introduction to Mr. Pettus and the services he can provide to you to attain your immigration goals.

From 1977 to 1988 Mr. Pettus worked for the U.S. Congress in Washington, D.C., as Counsel to the Committee on Rules, U.S. House of Representatives, and Counsel to the House Energy and Commerce Committee. From 1988 to 1995 he was a Partner in the Washington, DC law firm of Preston Gates Ellis & Rouvelas Meeds (now K&L Gates). Mr. Pettus has affiliations with law firms in Washington, DC, Shanghai and Beijing.

He is a member of the Washington State and District of Columbia Bars and is a member of the American Immigration Lawyers Association. 


Practice areas


  1. Immigration: 100%

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1801 Roeder Avenue
Suite 132
Bellingham, WA, 98225


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Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
OwnerDrew D Pettus Atty At Law1994 - Present
PartnerPreston Gates & Ellis1989 - 1994
Legislative CounselUnited States Congressman, Al Swift1979 - 1989
AttorneyUnited States House of Representatives, Committee on Rules1977 - 1979
District DirectorUnited States Congressman, Lloyd Meeds1975 - 1977
OwnerDrew D. Pettus, Attorney at Law1974 - 1975
Association namePosition nameDuration
Washington State Bar AssociationMemberN/A
District of Columbia BarMemberN/A
American Immigration Lawyers AssociationMemberN/A
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
Lewis & Clark Law SchoolLawJD - Juris Doctor1974
University of California - BerkeleyPolitical ScienceBA - Bachelor of Arts1971