Lisa Kobayashi is an immigration attorney providing a variety of services in the field of state and federal immigration law.
Attorney Lisa Kobayashi represents various clients from numerous countries in immigration and criminal related matters. Her focus and passion is in practicing cutting edge immigration law nationwide.
Lisa is experienced in immigration waivers, removal and deportation defense, criminal post-conviction relief, naturalization, adjustment of status, deferred action, employment-based immigration, family-based immigration, consular processing, business visas, students, federal court litigation, military benefits, political asylum, and other various matters. Since immigration law is federal (national) in nature, she is able to help clients in any state as a licensed attorney in immigration matters.
Additionally, she participates in a variety of community outreach events, and frequently volunteers at events such as citizenship and DACA (Dream Act) fairs, criminal expungement clinics, and volunteer income tax assistance. She has been a guest lecturer at local and international schools, often provides consults to other attorneys in immigration law, and teaches legal writing. Lisa has general law experience in many legal fields including immigration, criminal, family, trusts/wills, personal injury, and civil law through the years.
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Providing services in Japanese.
Lisa Kobayashi is a Japanese lawyer, fluent in reading, writing, and speaking Japanese. She is also knowledgeable about Japanese law, and has handled various international matters involving Japanese and American law. Her education includes a Bachelor of Laws degree from a Japanese university, and a Master of Laws degree from a Japanese graduate school. Feel free to email, call, or submit an inquiry in Japanese.
Memberships and Qualifications
- Licensed Attorney in California and New York
- Immigration Law Professor, Lincoln Law School of Sacramento
- Lecturer for Continuing Education of the Bar (CEB)
- American Immigration Lawyers Association
- Supreme Court of California
- United States Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit
- United States District Court, Eastern District of California
- Sacramento County Bar Association
U.C. Davis School of Law, King Hall
J.D., Juris Doctor
Public Interest Law Program
Pro Bono Program
Witkin Award for Academic Excellence
U.C. Davis Law Review Editor
Keio Graduate School of Law; Tokyo, Japan
LLM, Master of Laws, Public Law
Keio University; Tokyo, Japan
Bachelor of Laws