Shrinking oceans and cutting red tape. Your lawyer for green cards, family visas and citizenship.
I'm an immigration lawyer and I enjoy helping to keep families together through my work on their green card applications and visas. I also enjoy helping permanent residents become naturalized citizens.
I graduated from Stanford University with a degree in Product Design, and went to Santa Clara University School of Law. At Santa Clara University School of Law I focused my studies on Intellectual Property, Telecommunications Law and Contracts. After law school, my interests broadened and now I take on immigration law cases.
When I'm not working, I like hiking and spending time with my family.
|Award name||Grantor||Date granted|
|CALI Excellence for the Future Award||The Center for Computer Assisted Legal Education||2009|
|Of Counsel||Sound Immigration||2015 - Present|
|Attorney||Riggs Immigration Law PLLC||2011 - Present|
|Assistant||Law Office of William Parks||2009 - 2010|
|Law Clerk||Magellan||2008 - 2008|
|Legal Intern||Yahoo!||2007 - 2007|
|Legal Intern||Hewlett Packard||2007 - 2007|
|Research Assistant||Santa Clara University School Of Law||2007 - 2009|
|Association name||Position name||Duration|
|American Immigration Lawyers Association||Member||2012 - Present|
|Washington State Bar Association||Member||2010 - Present|
|De Novo Magazine||Writs Unwrapped: Using Writs of Attachment in Your Practice||2012|
|De Novo Magazine||Don't Take It Personally: High Conflict Personalities Don't Realize They're Jerks||2012|
|De Novo||Branding Yourself and Your Law Practice||2012|
|De Novo Magazine||The Alliance for Equal Justice||2012|
|De Novo||During Economic Downturn, More Young Lawyers Turning to Pro Bono Projects to Keep Busy, Gain Experience||2011|
|De Novo||Border Hopping: Reciprocity Demystified||2011|
|De Novo||An Apple a Day to Keep Washington's Economic Woe's Away||2011|
|Santa Clara University School of Law||JD - Juris Doctor||2009|
|Immigrants and Refugees: History, Myths, and Personal Stories||Immigration Myths||2017|
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