Law Offices of Zaheer Zaidi offers a unique combination of Immigration Attorney Services in Houston, Texas and San Jose, California that comprise of Business Immigration Attorney, Deportation Defense Attorney and Family Immigration Attorney Services. Our office is dedicated to provide you with reliable and quality legal services for your company or individual immigration needs.
Based in Houston, Texas as well as San Jose, California, Zaheer Zaidi is an experienced attorney with more than 12 years of practice in Immigration and Nationality Law. He possesses extensive knowledge of immigration law and his diverse range of experience spans from non-immigrant petitions, like H-1B specialty worker, R-1 religious worker, L-1 multinational employee, and E-2 treaty investor to Naturalization applications, with various petitions and applications, including I-130 & I-129F petitions, and asylum, I-485 adjustment of status and I-601 & I-212 waiver applications.
While Immigration Attorney Zaheer Zaidi is an accomplished Deportation Defense Attorney having handled hundreds of matters in immigration courts, he has filed numerous H-1B, R-1, L-1, and E-2, I-130 & I-129F petitions and asylum, I-485 adjustment of status and I-601 & I-212 waiver and N-400 Naturalization applications with U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services. He has also been successful in appellate practice involving U.S. Administrative Appeals Unit and the U.S. Board of Immigration Appeals.
Since joining the State Bar of California in December 1996, Zaheer has helped hundreds of individuals obtain visas, permanent residence and citizenship. His expertise is broad, encompassing all aspects of Immigration and Nationality laws in the areas of employment, family, asylum, deportation defense and citizenship. The U.S. District Court in San Diego, California, granted his Petition for a Writ of Habeas Corpus based on repeal of INA section 212 © relief by the retroactive application of IRRAIRA. His Petition for a Writ of Habeas Corpus on CIS’ abuse of discretion in the denial of administrative remedy was also granted by the U.S. District Court in Oakland, California.
Attorney Zaheer Zaidi graduated from San Francisco Law School in June 1996, and has been a member of State Bar of California since December 1996. He was a Member of the Moot Court Board (1995-1996) at San Francisco Law School. During the last year of the law school, Zaheer was an intern at the Santa Clara County Office of the Public Defender, where he was also employed as a Research Clerk from September 1996 to January 1997. Zaheer established his successful law practice as a Family, Business, Deportation Defense and Naturalization Attorney in San Jose, California in April 1997. In 2009, he has opened another office in Houston, Texas.
- State Bar of California
- U.S. Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals
- U.S. District Court (N.D. California)
- U.S. District Court (S.D. California)