KPB Law Firm PC – Immigration Lawyers in San Francisco, CA

The San Francisco KPB office is located in SF Downtown, close to everything - reachable by various public transportation, blocks from Market Street, BART, Ferry Building, and SF Muni and easy access to parking - including a secured parking lot in the building and valet. This office serves the entire region of Northern California in the United States and specializes in immigration and nationality law in the USA. We're among the top choices for immigration law firms in San Francisco and California.

We have many years of experience obtaining permanent residency for our clients by using family-based immigration cases, as well as more complex immigration processes of work and business-related areas of immigration. When you need an immigration attorney in San Francisco, you can be assured that we can help you with most immigration issues - including adjustment of immigrant status and visa renewals.

Our law offices helped obtain green cards for thousands of clients through the years by using family-based petitions, marriage and fiancée visas, and various unique options applicable to individuals and loved ones.

We also represented many local and overseas companies and enterprises. We're well aware and can help our clients with options to obtain short- and long-term visas for their employees and managers or a legal pathway to green card holder status ("Green Card"). We are aware of all changes in immigration law and will be happy to put our knowledge for your benefit and the success of your case.

When your employees need an H-1B visa to work in the United States, we're experts in this and many related employment-based visa programs. Did you miss this year's filing deadline with USCIS or reach the cap? Alternative options include O, P, E, TN, and L visas for employees and managers.

We understand that each case is different and may require a unique approach. So, our certified State Bar of California attorneys always look for the most efficient and reliable legal option for every client's needs. Our immigration lawyers in the San Francisco office have represented many asylum seekers and refugees, victims of crime (under the U-Visa program), the Violence Against Women Act (VAWA), DACA, PIP, SIJS, and many other immigrant-related acts.

When you require consultation or just a bit of quick advice or are facing serious immigration legal issues such as deportation or need to appear in front of the Immigration Court or USCIS office, please call us. Our legal team speaks different languages, and we're fluent in Spanish and Portuguese. You can schedule an appointment with one of our immigration attorneys during regular business hours (8:30 a.m. to 6 p.m. PST Mon-Fri), even on short notice.

However, if you're very busy or overseas at the moment - we're available for Virtual Consultation over Zoom, Facetime, or Skype - our lawyers will be able to provide you with the necessary advice for your specific situation without needing to visit one of our locations in person. Here is a flat fee of $100 for a 30-minute consultation, and we will credit this balance towards your case if you decide to hire our law firm.


San Francisco Office

142 Sansome Street, Ste 500
San Francisco, CA 94104

(415) 900-4405 (Main)
(415) 777-4445
(415) 778-8123


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    Immigration Lawyer San Francisco

    Wilson Purves

    Wilson Purves graduated with honors at the University of Buenos Aires, School of Law, in Argentina. He is admitted to practice law in California and the Federal District of Buenos Aires, Argentina. During law school, Wilson externed for College of Lawyers Legal Clinic providing assistance to victims of domestic violence and began his law career as an in-house counsel for metropolitan transport company in Buenos Aires in the ares of civil litigation and alternative dispute resolution. Mr. Purves has practiced immigration law since 2007 and joined the practice of his now partner Christopher Kerosky soon after. In 2011, Wilson became a partner at Kerosky Purves & Bogue LLP and currently co-manages our San Francisco, Napa, Sacramento, Walnut Creek and San Jose offices. Since 2009, Wilson Purves is an attorney advisor for the Mexican Consulate of San Francisco. Most recently, Wilson Purves has been appointed by the Government of El Salvador to organize weekly legal clinics at their San Francisco Consulate. Wilson is fluent in Spanish and is a regular contributor to Univision, AM1010, AM990, and AM1370. Mr. Purves serving immigrant community of SF Bay Area since 2007 and currently one of the top-rated immigration lawyers is state of California. Attorney Wilson awarded "Super Lawyers" status for his specialty in immigration law in Year 2023 and also recognized by Find Law, Justia and AVVO legal magazines for his professional achievements.

    San Francisco Immigration Lawyer

    Miguel Martinez

    Miguel Martínez was born in San Juan, Puerto Rico. He graduated with honors from the University of Puerto Rico obtaining a Bachelor’s Degree in Marketing. In 2013, Miguel enrolled in the Interamerican School of Law in San Juan. While working full time, Miguel graduated in 2017 with honors and obtained a Tax Law internship in GT&A, LLC. Shortly after graduation, Miguel passed the Puerto Rico bar examinations and moved to California. Miguel joined the International Institute of the Bay Area, a nonprofit organization which offers gratuitous to low-cost services to immigrants. During his tenure with IIBA, Miguel specialized in U- Visa and VAWA cases. Before joining KBP, Miguel worked with the Law Offices of Beles & Beles in Oakland, CA where he expanded his scope of representation to all matters related to Family-Based Immigration and Removal Defense. Miguel focused primarily on the convergence between criminal and immigration issues. From his previous undertakings, Miguel has acquired valuable experience litigating in Immigration Court and also structuring a wide-range of affirmative immigration petitions. Miguel is fully bilingual in English and Spanish.

    Immigration attorney San Francisco

    Dorothy Ma

    She graduated from the University of San Francisco School of Law in May 2014 and from Santa Clara University in June 2010 with a Bachelors in both political science and history. Prior to working for KPB, Dorothy was employed with the Asian Law Caucus and also clerked for a Superior Court judge in Santa Clara County. Dorothy speaks English, Vietnamese, and conversational Spanish.

    San Francisco immigration attorney

    Chloe Tomlinson

    At KPB, Chloe works on removal defense cases including asylum, withholding of removal, protection under CAT, and also cancellation of removal. Chloe also works on Affirmative asylum cases, and USCIS appearances including, Naturalization interviews, and adjustment of status interviews. Chloe is originally from Baltimore, Maryland. Chloe graduated from Santa Clara Law School in May, 2019. Prior to joining KPB, Chloe attended Santa Clara Law where she was a member of the Immigration Clinic, International Human Rights Clinic, and the Northern California Innocence Project. Chloe enjoys working with clients, and assisting them in their immigration matters. Her favorite aspect of KPB is the collaborative environment, and the willingness of everyone to work as a team in order to get the best possible outcomes for their clients. Chloe is admitted to practice law in the state of California.