About Andrew J FishkinAttorney Andrew J. Fishkin is an EB-5 immigration attorney and the founder of his own law firm, the Law Office of Andrew J. Fishkin, a U.S. immigration law firm based in Bakersfield, Calif. As an immigration attorney, he handles different cases and provides various legal services and assistance with U.S. immigration law. Attorney Fishkin concentrates in the area of immigration defense, particularly on providing legal services to clients facing deportation and/or removal.
The Law Office of Andrew J. Fishkin aims to help and provide assistance to immigrants facing deportation and removal. The firm’s services include immigrant criminal defense and deportation defense. Furthermore, the firm also offers assistance with other immigration issues and consular services, such as applications and petitions for citizenship, family visa applications and many more. There are already several individuals and families who have been reunited and who now live and work in the United States legally, thanks to attorney Fishkin.
The Law Office of Andrew J. Fishkin has a high success rate and is popular because of the personalized and unique solutions and assistance that attorney Fishkin provides to his clients. It has become a trusted immigration law firm, especially among individuals who need representation before immigration court.
Before attorney Fishkin became an immigration attorney, he was an agent of Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE), and Immigration and Naturalization (INS) for about 10 years. As an agent, one of his responsibilities included detaining illegal immigrants and human smugglers. However, he realized during one of their operations that he should be helping these undocumented and illegal immigrants instead.
This change of heart and realization led attorney Fishkin to study law. He studied law at Loyola Law School in Los Angeles. Aside from his Juris Doctor degree, he also holds a bachelor’s degree in Asian studies and a Master of Arts in Asian studies, both of which he obtained from California State University at Long Beach. He is admitted to practice law in California, the Central District of California and U.S. District Court.
Attorney Fishkin is affiliated with professional organizations and associations. He is a member of the State Bar of California and the American Immigration Lawyers Association(AILA). He has been a member of the United States Army Reserve since 1984.
Attorney Fishkin has experience teaching English as a second language. He is multilingual; aside from English, he can converse fluently in Korean, French, Japanese and Spanish.