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).
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5.0/5.0 Review for Daniel Shanfield on 11/24/13 in Immigration.
I am finally a US Citizen with the immense help of Daniel Shanfield. I am forever in his debt.
5.0/5.0 Review for Daniel Shanfield on 12/06/12 in Immigration.
He knows what he is to do on complex cases of immigration. He is honest, sincere and straightforward. He will tell you as it is including all the possibilities, negative or positive. With Shanfield you get to know what you are getting into. My case w... Read more
He knows what he is to do on complex cases of immigration. He is honest, sincere and straightforward. He will tell you as it is including all the possibilities, negative or positive. With Shanfield you get to know what you are getting into. My case was for my husband's permanent residence, he could have been deported but it was approved within 12 months. Amazing!! Great job. Read lessRead less