DEPARTMENT PROFILE

Van Der Hout Brigagliano & Nightingale LLP

Immigration

2 ranked lawyersBand 2CaliforniaUSA 2021 View ranking table

Chambers Review

Chambers Research is conducted by 200 Research Analysts, across 200 jurisdictions and provides nearly 6,000 rankings tables. Annually we collect hundreds of thousands of responses from clients, the majority via in-depth interview. Learn more about our methodology.

What the team is known for

Respected firm based in San Francisco and known for its expertise on immigration litigation. Well known for its work on criminal, deportation defense and asylum work. Also handles employment visas, labor certification and citizenship and naturalization. Represents employers, families and individuals.

Strengths

Interviewees report: "They fight their client's corner with the best strategies, and set new standards for immigration law."

Notable practitioners

Marc Van Der Hout is a founding member of Van Der Hout. He is a top choice for contentious immigration matters as well as for visa applications.
"He has an excellent reputation for his high-stakes immigration litigation skills."

Zachary Nightingale comes highly recommended for work on deportation and asylum cases. He is notable for his advice on immigration issues stemming from criminal convictions.
"He is my go-to for asylum and removal matters - he's a top lawyer." "He is brilliant in every sense, he is a strong advocate who takes a complicated case and fights the client's corner. He is resourceful, creative and reliable."

This page contains Chambers Research content only

Ranked departments can:
  • License the use of Chambers content
  • Access Research Analytics
  • Tailor profile information

View other firms ranked in this practice area

View firm profile

Ranked Lawyers

Chambers Research is conducted by 200 Research Analysts, across 200 jurisdictions and provides nearly 6,000 rankings tables. Annually we collect hundreds of thousands of responses from clients, the majority via in-depth interview. Learn more about our methodology.

California

Immigration


Marc Van Der Hout
Band 1
Zachary M Nightingale
Band 2