We’re looking for an outstanding attorney to join our team! Here’s the run down – a copy of the posting can be downloaded here. ASSOCIATE ATTORNEY (PART-TIME) Position description: Puget Sound Legal is a boutique immigration law firm based in downtown Tacoma. The firm uses technology and innovative practice management to deliver legal services effectively…Continue Reading →
Our practice areas.
Puget Sound Legal is an immigration law firm devoted exclusively to immigration law, including:
- Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals
- Deportation defense in immigration court
- Family-based immigration visas
- Financial support under the I-864 Affidavit of Support
- Immigration waivers
- Hardship waivers
- Immigration for military families
- Naturalization - becoming a U.S. citizen
- Proving psychological hardship
- Green cards for family members
Contact us now.Contact
Call Puget Sound Legal and talk with an immigration lawyer: (425) 998-7046. If the lawyer is not available he will usually be able to return your call in a few minutes. Feel free to send us a text message. Or contact us using the form on this website.
Client website.Client portal
Clients may login here to access their case file through our secure online portal. This system is used to exchange secure messages and documents, allowing clients to stay up-to-date on their case status. Click here to learn more about how Puget Sound Legal uses technology to make immigration represtation more accessible to our cients.
Pay by credit card.Pay bill here.
Clients may use the link below to make payments by credit card. Credit card payments are processed through LawPay, the leading provider of secure online payments for law firms. Enter "001" as the invoice number if you do not have an invoice.
Please note that we cannot accept immigration agency filing fees paid by credit cards. Please contact us for instructions on how these fees are paid.
Our Tacoma office
Yesterday a Washington State appeals court handed down a published decision in a case where the appellant was represented by Puget Sound Legal. The case concerned the right of an immigrant to secure legally-required financial support from her immigration sponsor using the I-864, Affidavit of Support. In our case the court held that our client…Continue Reading →
Today an appeals court in Washington State held that an I-864 beneficiary is not entitled to receive spousal maintenance (i.e., alimony) on account of the I-864, Affidavit of Support. But the court made clear that the beneficiary is still able to seek enforcement of the Affidavit in a contract suit against the sponsor. This decision…Continue Reading →
We’re looking for an excellent Paralegal/Legal Assistant who’s excited about working with our terrific and diverse clients. If this is you, we’d love to hear from you. IMMIGRATION PARALEGAL/LEGAL ASSISTANT Position description: Puget Sound Legal is a boutique immigration law firm based in downtown Tacoma. Our firm provides high quality legal services to a demanding…Continue Reading →
We are pleased to announce today, with our client’s permission, that we have reached favorable settlement in a claim for support under the I-864, Affidavit of Support. The I-864 is an enforceable immigration contract that gives certain individuals a right to receive financial support. Factual background. Our client, A-, is an Indian citizen who married…Continue Reading →
Attorney Greg McLawsen has received the Washington State Bar Association young lawyer Public Service Incentive Award in recognition on his volunteer work. Greg volunteers as the supervising attorney for the Kitsap Immigrant Assistance Center and won a victory for a military family in 2013 who he represented free of charge.Continue Reading →