Whittenburg Law Firm has more than 60 years of combined Immigration experience. Several of our attorneys are adjunct professors of law teaching law students the complexities of immigration and nationality law. Our multi-lingual staff features attorneys who collectively speak Spanish, Portuguese, Russian, Polish, French, and German as well as additional staff who speak Filipino (Tagalog) and Korean.
Texas Board of Legal Specialization: Why is it important to choose a firm with Board Certified attorneys on staff? Board Certification means an attorney has substantial, relevant experience in a select field of law as well as demonstrated, and tested, special competence in that area of law. Our founding partner, George Whittenburg is Board Certified in Civil Litigation, and David Strange, who manages our Immigration Practice nationwide, has been Board Certified in Immigration and Nationality Law since 2009. Zelda Velasquez is also Board Certified in Immigration and Nationality Law. David and Zelda are two of only about one hundred fourty lawyers to hold this certification.
American Immigration Lawyers Association: AILA is the only national association of immigration lawyers and promotes fair and reasonable immigration law. Most of our attorneys are AILA members. Learn more about the American Immigration Lawyers Association at www.ailalawyer.com
Super Lawyers: Super Lawyers is a rating service of outstanding lawyers. The selection process includes independent research, peer nominations and peer evaluations. George Whittenburg has been listed three times (2006, 2008, 2014 according to www.superlawyers.com).
U.S. News Best Law Firms: In 2015 US News and World Report ranked our Dallas office as a Tier 1 immigration firm. The U.S.News – Best Lawyers “Best Law Firms” rankings are based on a rigorous evaluation process that includes the collection of client and lawyer evaluations, peer review from leading attorneys in their field, and review of additional information provided by law firms as part of the formal submission process. To be eligible for a ranking in a particular practice area and metro region, a law firm must have at least one lawyer who is included in Best Lawyers in that particular practice area and metro. For more information on Best Lawyers, please visit bestlawyers.com.
Only a U.S.-licensed lawyer or accredited representative is authorized and qualified to assist with your immigration case.