William L. Coffman

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  • University of Houston Law Center (JD, 1996)
  • University of Michigan (MM, 1986)
  • University of Central Arkansas (BME, 1984)

Bar Admissions

  • Massachusetts
  • Texas

Bill’s legal work focuses on immigration and nationality law, as well as outbound emigration and related international law. Bill regularly represents clients in immigration matters before the US Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) and the Department of Labor, as well as before US and foreign consulates.

During law school, he served on the editorial board of the Houston Journal of International Law.

Recognitions & Awards

  • Recommended by The Legal 500 United States for Labor & Employment: Immigration (2014)
  • Best Lawyers in America: Immigration Law (2013 – 2018)
  • International Who’s Who of Corporate Immigration Lawyers (2016)
  • Top Author in the semiconductor industry, JD Supra Reader's Choice Awards (2016)

Professional & Community Involvement

  • Member, State Bar of Texas
  • Member, Boston Bar Association
  • Member, American Immigration Lawyers Association