Robert L. Reeves is the Founder and Managing Attorney of Reeves and Associates (R&A), The Leading Immigration Firm in United States. Mr. Reeves is board certified as an immigration law specialist by the State Bar of California. The firm was founded in 1980 with the goal of providing cost-effective legal solutions for businesses and individuals. R&A employs over 60 dedicated professionals including 16 immigration attorneys with offices in Los Angeles, San Francisco, Las Vegas and Manila. R&A is nationally known for its extraordinary commitment to clients.
Recognition & Awards
In 2006, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010 and 2011, Mr. Reeves was voted by his peers as one of America's most respected immigration lawyers which was published in Southern California Super Lawyers, New York Times, Wall Street Journal, Los Angeles Times and LA Magazine. His achievements in immigration law are also recognized by Cambridge Who's Who in America. R&A was cited as one of the top immigration law firms in the United States for 2006 and 2007 by IndUS Business Journal. Mr. Reeves received the Leadership Award in immigration from the Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors, The City Council of Carson Award for Championing the Cause of World War II Veterans of the Philippines for citizenship, and 13 awards from the New York City Police Commissioner's Office for Exemplary and Extraordinary Actions while serving as a New York City Police Officer.
Experience & Activities
Mr. Reeves lectures on various immigration-related topics, including immigrants' rights and federal court proceedings involving the USCIS and serves as a distinguished radio and television commentator. His cases have been published in Interpreter Releases, Immigration Briefings, and American Immigration Lawyers Association Monthly which are nationally recognized immigration periodicals widely read by immigration lawyers, the State Department and USCIS officials. Some of Mr. Reeves' cases also are cited in legal textbooks which serve as a guide to other immigration practitioners. Mr. Reeves also publishes a weekly immigration news column providing up-to-date information to the business and the immigrant communities.
Attorney Reeves graduated with honors, cum laude, from the City University of New York in 1975 and obtained his law degree in December 1979 from Pepperdine University School of Law and has been practicing immigration law since graduation.
Robert Reeves was admitted to the California State Bar in 1980, is licensed to practice law before the U.S. Supreme Court, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit, the District Courts for the Central and Northern Districts of California and the California State Supreme Court.
Robert Reeves, prior to founding the Law Office of Reeves and Associates, served three years in the United States Army and ten years in the New York City Police Department.
He is a member of the American Immigration Lawyers Association, Federal Bar Association, the Los Angeles County Bar Association (Immigration Section), San Francisco Bar Association and the Pasadena Bar Association.