A Boutique Immigration Law Firm Serving the Bay Area

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What Sets Our Firm Apart?

At The Alagiri Immigration Law Firm, our mission is to take the stress out of your case and help you reach your immigration goals. Founding Attorney Priya Alagiri comes from a family of immigrants and understands how difficult the process can be. To best serve our clients, we exclusively practice immigration law and provide personal service for every case we take on. Our experienced team in San Mateo is here to listen and help you navigate the complex immigration system.

  • 15+ Years of Experience
  • 2000+ Cases Approved
  • 75+ Countries Served
  • 7+ Awards Won
Attorney Priya Alagiri

San Mateo Immigration Lawyer

Serving Clients in the Bay Area and Around the World

Since establishing The Alagiri Immigration Law Firm in 2005, we have made a name for ourselves as trustworthy and knowledgeable advocates on behalf of those who wish to immigrate to the United States. Our skilled San Mateo immigration attorney has helped hundreds of clients reach their immigration goals.

As a boutique law firm, we can provide a significant level of communication and personal interaction throughout each case. In addition, we maintain a singular focus on immigration law so that we can better serve our clients and stay up-to-date on the ever-changing policies and developments in the field.

Let our immigration team in the bay area minimize the stress and anxiety in your current circumstances by walking you through your options and providing you with experienced legal advice. Contact us or call 650-383-4306 to schedule a consultation.

Our Clients' Success Stories

Over the years, our bay area immigration attorney have been fortunate to help many clients on their road to immigrating to the United States. Due to our personal and thorough approach to each case, many of those clients have given us positive reviews and recommendations. While we cannot guarantee the outcome of any given case, we can guarantee open communication, personal service, and thorough advocacy on your behalf. Read what our clients have had to say about us or find out more for yourself by contacting our firm.

  • “Priya, and her team at Alagiri, did a wonderful job of hand holding me through the green card application process. Due to the current political client ...”

    P. B.

  • “Great service guiding me through the naturalization process from filling N-400 form to every stage later. Strongly recommend!”

    R. C.

  • “Priya is both knowledgeable and responsive. I've sought her help with a variety of clients and she's always very quick to respond with sound guidance, ...”

    A. B.

  • “I would like to share my experience with Alagiri Immigration! I am very thankful! Pryia and her assistant cares about their clients as they are their ...”

    M. G.

  • “Working with Priya has been as hands off an experience as it can ever get with immigration attorneys.”


  • “My green card was approved in less than 12 hours!”

    A. Michael

  • “Very thorough and knowledgeable. We found her to be extremely professional and organized ! Absolutely a pleasure to work with is an added plus. Will ...”

    Shweta C.

  • “I contacted the firm with regard to a green card case. Everyone at the firm was very helpful and the case was approved very quickly with no issues at ...”

    Gary W.

  • “I have worked with Priya and her team in handling immigration cases for my high-tech company. Having worked with several immigration lawyers, I can ...”


  • “Priya is knowledgable and very professional and easy to talk with.”

    Sam C.

  • “The Alagiri Immigration Law Firm is wonderful to work with! Priya is very knowledgeable, professional and diligent. Priya has in-depth insight into ...”

    C K.

  • “My husband and I had a very pleasant experience working with Priya. We hired her to help us with processing our green card filing and, starting from ...”

    Clarissa L.

  • “I have been in the US for over 10 years and dealt with many immigration lawyers -- I can say with no hesitation that Priya is the most knowledgable, ...”

    Abi R.

  • “Priya is very helpful and thorough with her consults. I have had couple phone consults with her over different immigration related issues and she had ...”

    Ronak S.

  • “Priya is a very competent immigration lawyer. She is very knowledgable about the immigration processes (I consulted for an H1B) and was able to answer ...”

    Sunil M.

Our Blog

Recent Posts
  • Historic Immigration Delays
    Historic Immigration Delays
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    Due to the Trump Administration's immigration policies, USCIS is experiencing historic delays in processing applications.

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Watch Our Videos

  • ..EB1-A Visa Requirements & Who Qualifies

    In this video, Priya Alagiri of The Alagiri Immigration Law Firm talks about the EB-1 Green Card category in detail. She discusses the various categories under it, especially the EB1-A Visa (also known as the Genius Visa), the criteria to apply for one, who all are eligible, and a lot more.

  • August 2020 Immigration Updates

    Principal Attorney Priya Alagiri tunes in to provide the latest updates in immigration news regarding DACA, public charge, F1 students, and filing fees.

  • Trump Extends Limits on Work Visas

    President Trump has recently extended the restrictions on temporary work visas until December 31st, 2020. Attorney Priya Alagiri explains who will and will not be impacted by the extension of these limitations.

  • Green Cards and Divorce

    Can you lose your green card because of a divorce? Principal attorney Priya Alagiri explains the process one would have to take if a divorce is filed after they are issued a two-year green card, also known as a conditional green card.

  • Conditional Green Cards

    We have previously introduced Family-Based Green Cards but in this video, Attorney Priya Alagiri discusses how to obtain a green card through a U.S. citizen spouse by what's called a Conditional Green Card.

  • Immediate Relative Green Card

    Previously, Attorney Alagiri introduced the family-based categories for green cards. In this video, we'll dive into the Immediate Relative category and explain how you can apply.

  • An Introduction to Family-Based Green Cards

    Green cards are a commonly discussed topic, but do you know which category you should file under? In this video, Attorney Priya Alagiri discusses the various family-based green card categories.

  • Impact of Trump's Executive Order

    Principal attorney Priya Alagiri discusses the impact of President Trump's recent Executive Order to suspend immigration to the United States for 60 days.

  • Celebrating 15 Years in Immigration

    In this video, we thank our community and our clients for allowing us to help them reach their immigration goals on the 15th anniversary of the Alagiri Law Firm.

  • Visitor Visas during COVID-19 Immigration Q&A

    In this video we answer a commonly asked question from visitors from outside the U.S. during the COVID-19 pandemic: "What happens if I enter the US as a visitor and I can’t return to my home country because of COVID-19?"

  • Trump's Immigration Executive Order

    President Trump's Executive Order has suspended immigration for 60 days, amid the Covid-19 pandemic. This video touches on what the Executive Order could mean for individuals applying for a green card.

  • COVID-19 Immigration Q&A

    Many people have questions regarding immigration matters amid the Covid-19 pandemic. Learn about our responses in our firm's Covid-19 Immigration Q&A.

  • COVID-19 Update

    While we are all facing difficult times of uncertainty, The Alagiri Immigration Law Firm will remain open to assist current, as well as future clients through their immigration affairs.

  • The Alagiri Immigration Law Firm

    At The Alagiri Immigration Law Firm, our mission is to take the stress out of your case and help you reach your immigration goals. To best serve our clients, we exclusively practice immigration law and provide personal service for each and every case we take on. Our experienced team is here to help you navigate the complex immigration system.

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5 stars “No need for anyone to look any further than the Alagiri Immigration Law Firm for your immigration needs - you will have total confidence in their guidance and friendship.”

- Bernard G.

5 stars “My green card was approved in less than 12 hours!”

- A. Michael