James Bach - Immigration Law
Law Offices of James A. Bach
100 Bush St., Suite 1980
San Francisco, CA 94104
The Law Offices of James A. Bach consists of attorney James A. Bach and a dedicated staff with decades of experience in providing effective and efficient legal services for its corporate clients in the area of Immigration Law.
Our firm has the experience and capacity to handle a large volume of business immigration cases, while providing the highest level of service to each individual employee we represent.
Our firm has been granted the highest rating by Martindale-Hubbell.* This rating "identifies a lawyer with very high to preeminent legal ability" reflecting "expertise, experience, integrity and overall professional excellence" and "the highest professional and ethical standards." Mr. Bach has also been selected as a Super Lawyer, and has the highest Avvo rating of 10. While we appreciate these recognitions, we also see them as benchmarks to live up to on a daily basis and in every single case.
We have extensive experience in providing comprehensive legal counsel to businesses employing foreign-born professionals, family-based immigration, and complex analysis and solutions in all other areas of immigration and nationality law. Our expertise includes:
Mr. Bach is one of only 8% of California immigration attorneys who are certified by the State Bar of California as Certified Specialists in Immigration and Nationality Law. James Bach has been granted the highest A/V rating by Martindale-Hubbell, which “identifies a lawyer with very high to preeminent legal ability” reflecting “expertise, experience, integrity and overall professional excellence” and “the highest professional and ethical standards.” Mr. Bach served as a Commissioner on the State Bar's Immigration and Nationality Advisory Commission for the 2008 to 2011 term. Among other things, the Commission writes and grades the biannual California Immigration and Nationality Specialty Examination. He is also an Arbitrator for the State Bar of California (and formerly the San Francisco Bar Association), and serves on the Ethics Committee of the American Immigration Lawyers Association.
The firm represents both corporations and individuals, with a focus on H-1B visas, PERM labor certifications, and other business immigration cases, as well as family-based immigration and complex analysis and solutions in all other areas of immigration and nationality law.
Areas of Practice:
State Bar Of California
Supreme Court of California
U.S. District court for the Northern District of California
U.S. Court of Appeals, Ninth Circuit
Hawaii State Bar Association