The Law Offices of Daniel Shanfield Immigration Defense PC is a recognized leader in immigration law, with the highest reputation in the Bay Area for helping immigrants resolve their immigration problems. Our staff is committed to bringing immigrant families together, and to keep them here when trouble strikes.
The firm's founder, Daniel Shanfield, has the critical insights immigrants need in defending their immigration case. As a former attorney with the Immigration & Naturalization Service (INS) and clinical law professor at New York Law School, Daniel has the knowledge to successfully navigate his clients through the U.S. immigration system. Our attorneys have resolved even the most difficult immigration problems, and earned a hard-won reputation representing immigrants at the cutting-edge of immigration law, most notably in the area of criminal immigration law.
Our legal team represents clients facing a variety of immigration problems, including immigration defense, citizenship & naturalization (N-400/N-336), deportation defense, bond hearings, San Francisco Immigration Court, I-130 family immigration petitions, K1/K3 marriage visas, immigration problems regarding a spouse of a US citizen within the US, parents of US Citizens, sons and daughters of US citizens, joint I-751 petitions for spouses, I-751 waivers, deportation & asylum, cancellation of removal and 212(c) applications, waivers of inadmissibility, asylum & refugee status, criminal immigration problems, federal court immigration litigation, U Visas, VAWA Petitions, and permanent residency.
Daniel Shanfield has been honored with the "Client Distinction Award" and "Preeminent Attorney" Ranking from Lawyers.com and Martindale Hubbell. In addition to the Client Distinction Award, Daniel has been honored three times as a Northern California "Super Lawyer" by San Francisco Magazine. He holds a "Superb" 10.0 Rating from Avvo.com, and has received Avvo's 2012 Clients' Choice Award in immigration law. The Law Offices of Daniel Shanfield Immigration Defense PC maintains an "A+ Rating" from the Better Business Bureau (BBB).