Law Offices of Daniel Shanfield - Immigration Defense, PC

Law Offices of Daniel Shanfield - Immigration Defense, PC
  • Established in 2004
  • Firm Size 2
  • 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.
  • 5.0/5.0 (3)
    100% Recommended (7)

About this firm

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).

Locations (2)

Areas of Practice (28)

Specific Practice Area and Industry Group Details across multiple offices:

  • Immigration Law
  • Criminal Defense
  • Citizenship
  • Immigration and Naturalization
  • Political Asylum
  • Asylum
  • Refugee Law
  • Deportation
  • Family Immigration Law
  • Consular Law
  • Permanent Visas
  • Visas
  • Removal Proceedings
  • Employment Visas
  • Religious Visas
  • Employment Immigration
  • Employment Authorizations
  • Diplomatic Immunity
  • Immigration
  • Court Bond Hearings
  • Naturalization Appeals
  • Green Cards
  • Criminal Immigration Problems
  • Humanitarian
  • Unlawful Presence Immigration Waivers
  • U Visas
  • Violence Against Women Act Petitions.
  • Immigration Defense.

People (2)

Peer Reviews

  • 5.0/5.0 (3)
  • Legal Knowledge

    5.0/5.0
  • Analytical Capability

    5.0/5.0
  • Judgment

    5.0/5.0
  • Communication

    5.0/5.0
  • Legal Experience

    5.0/5.0

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Client Reviews

  • 4.9/5.0 (7)
  • 100% (7)
  • Communication

    5.0/5.0
  • Responsiveness

    5.0/5.0
  • Quality of Service

    5.0/5.0
  • Value for Money

    4.7/5.0
  • I am finally a US Citizen with the immense help of Daniel Shanfield. I am forever in his debt.

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    I am finally a US Citizen with the immense help of Daniel Shanfield. I am forever in his debt.

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  • Law Offices Of Daniel Shanfield

    5.0/5.0 on 02/08/12 on 02/08/12

    Daniel was a total lifesaver on my citizenship application! I thought my
    case was easy, but Daniel warned me that there could be issues at my INS
    interview because...

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    Daniel was a total lifesaver on my citizenship application! I thought my
    case was easy, but Daniel warned me that there could be issues at my INS
    interview because of my past divorce and custody arrangement. Daniel knew
    what documents I needed to take to the INS interview, even though the
    application instructions didn't ask for it. Even before the interview,
    Daniel prepared me for what questions to expect and how the officers handle
    these interviews. Thanks to Daniel, my interview at INS was tot

    • Communication

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    • Quality of Service

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