Ellis Immigration Law is committed to providing outstanding service to advance clients' immigration goals. With nearly thirteen years of experience in immigration law, we provide individualized service and dedicated assistance in helping businesses, families, individuals and non-profit organizations achieve their immigration goals. Through expertise, technology, and efficient use of resources, we provide effective immigration services tailored to your needs. We look forward to assisting you with your immigration matters.
Lisa Ellis, founding member, is recognized as a top-tier Seattle-based immigration attorney. She began her career as an Attorney Advisor for the Executive Office for Immigration Review, a position she entered through the U.S. Attorney General's Honor Program. Following a federal judicial clerkship, she practiced immigration law exclusively at a full-service law firm in Seattle, Washington for nearly nine years. She is a graduate of Whitman College and the University of Oregon School of Law where she was an Executive Editor of the Oregon Law Review.
She is frequently invited to speak on immigration topics regionally and nationally. She is rated "superb" by the lawyer rating site Avvo and has the highest 10.0/10.0 rating. In 2011, she was selected as a Rising Star by Washington Super Lawyers. As an active American Immigration Lawyers Association (AILA) member, Ms. Ellis is a past member of the Executive Committee for the Washington chapter.
Her book, Visa Solutions for International Students, Scholars and Schools was published in 2012 by Thomson Reuters. Ms. Ellis is currently appointed to the Board of Publications at the American Immigration Lawyers Association (AILA) National.
A native of Seattle, Ms. Ellis' enjoys spending time with family, traveling, skiing, biking and practicing Spanish.