Lisa is a highly skilled immigration attorney focusing in removal defense, asylum, criminal immigration, and family immigration law. With more than two decades of experience, Lisa has fine-tuned the art of immigration-based litigation and has earned a strong reputation in the immigration law community. She has successfully represented thousands of clients at USCIS, Executive Office for Immigration Review, Board of Immigration Appeals, and Federal Court. She specializes in asylum and complex removal issues, including criminal and fraud waivers.
Lisa Pickering received her degree in Politics from Scripps College, and received her juris doctorate from the University of Houston Law Center. She is a member of the State Bar of California, and admitted to practice in the Central, Southern, Eastern, and Northern Districts of California, as well as the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals.