San Jose Office
KPB Immigration Law Firm
111 North Market St, Suite 300
San Jose, CA 95113
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.
Ney Montenegro is an Associate Attorney at Kerosky, Purves & Bogue LLP. He was born in Ecuador and migrated to the United States at a young age. He earned his Juris Doctorate from Lincoln Law School of San Jose. During law school, Mr. Montenegro received Academic Excellence Awards in Criminal Law and Moot Court (Best Oral Argument). After his first year in law school, the Dean invited him to participate in the Lincoln Law Review as an Assistant Editor and he later became the Assistant Editor-in-Chief. He also participated in the Lincoln Intellectual Property Clinic and received limited recognition to practice before the USPTO in Trademark matters. Outside of the classroom, Mr. Montenegro served as a judicial extern to the Honorable Socrates Manoukian, a law clerk in the felony team at the Santa Clara Public Defender’s Office, and a pupil at The Honorable William A. Ingram American Inn of Court. Between work and family life, he volunteers at immigration clinics and citizenship workshops around the Bay Area. Mr. Montenegro is admitted to practice law in California and he is fluent in English and Spanish.