We would like to inform you that our office will be moving to 1109 1st Ave. Ste. 212, Seattle, WA 98101 beginning September 26, 2022. If you have an appointment with us after September 26, 2022, you will have to meet us at out new address. Any correspondence after this date must be addressed our new address as well.
Rios Immigration Defense, P.S.

Get The Truth About Your Immigration Case From Our Honest, Established And Respected Immigration Lawyers

Rios Immigration Defense, P.S. is the immigration firm that will give you straightforward, honest and diligent representation on your immigration matters. Regardless of whether you are at the beginning of your search for an attorney after other attorneys have said “no,” or after you have had a bad experience with prior representation, our lawyers will evaluate your case and give you an honest assessment. We encourage our clients to play the long game and offer alternative routes to protect or gain legal status. As a result, we see very few clients being forced to return to their home country.

Experienced Immigration Attorneys


The immigrant experience is challenging. U.S. immigration laws are extremely complex, politically volatile and ever-changing. The system is stressed and not user-friendly. And there are numerous individuals and entities who prey on and take advantage of immigrants.

At Rios Immigration Defense, P.S., our attorneys work to help immigrants, protect them from unscrupulous schemes and allow them to legally achieve their American dream.

Passionate Immigration Representation In Washington State And Throughout The Country

Our Practice Areas
immigration law

Immigration Law

family-based immigration

Family-Based Immigration

immigration litigation and appeals

Immigration Litigation And Appeals

Working Hard For You In Immigration Matters


Rios Immigration Defense, P.S., is not a traditional law firm. We don’t present ourselves as a button-down, stuffy law firm. We are zealous, passionate advocates for immigrants. We take difficult cases. Sometimes, we take impossible removal cases. And we often win.

Because we roll up our sleeves and do the hard work, we never give up as long as there is any chance of success. We are always scrupulously honest with you. We don’t give you empty promises.

We have handled thousands of immigration matters. We know the law. We know the process. And we know how much your case matters to you. Our attorneys recognize the immense responsibility we accept with every case, and we repay that trust with unrelenting effort.

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Meet Our Attorneys

attorney Benjamin Stein head shot

Benjamin Stein

Associate Attorney

Is Your Immigration Case A Moonshot?

“not because they are easy, but because they are hard; because that goal will serve to organize and measure the best of our energies and skills, because that challenge is one that we are willing to accept, one we are unwilling to postpone, and one we intend to win…” — JFK

We choose to take difficult immigration cases because, as President Kennedy said of going to the moon, “not because they are easy, but because they are hard.” Our attorneys know we are often your last chance and only hope. We accept these cases because we can truly make a difference for a person or their family. These cases matter to us because you matter to us.
We Care, And We Can Help
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