Lauren M. Ransford

Lauren M. Ransford

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Practice Areas:

  • Family petitions, including Fiancee
  • Immigration Advice Regarding Criminal Matters U Visas
  • Citizenship & Naturalization
  • I-9 Compliance, and Best Strategies Waivers
  • H-1B petitions
  • Asylum
  • Deportation/Removal Defense

Lauren is an associate attorney at Soreff Weinrich Law. She represents clients in removal proceedings; family-based immigration, including naturalization; other petitions such as U visas; and providing immigration advice regarding criminal matters.

Lauren’s previous practice included commercial transactional real estate law in private law firms and as in-house counsel, and public defender. She is a member of the Washington State Bar Association, California Bar Association, American Immigration Lawyers Association (AILA), French American Chamber of Commerce and is on the board of the Alliance Française de Seattle.

Admitted to Bar:

Washington State Supreme Court

California Supreme Court

U.S. District Court, Western Washington



Loyola Law School, Juris Doctorate, Los Angeles, California

California State University, B.A., French, Sacramento, California

Professional Associations And Activities:

American Immigration Lawyers Association Washington State Chapter (AILA-WA)

Committee Member, AILA-WA New Members Division

Board Member, Alliance Francaise de Seattle

Member, French American Chamber of Commerce


Pro-Bono Activities:

Citizenship Days organized by AILA WA, and Washington New Americans Program

Northwest Immigrant Rights Project