Attorney John Q. Khosravi helps foreign nationals to live and work lawfully in the United States.
He is the Managing Attorney of the JQK Law Firm, a boutique style immigration law firm headquartered in Los Angeles, CA, with satellite offices throughout the west coast of the United States. He is also Adjunct Professor of Immigration Law at Loyola Law School, in Los Angeles.
As a first-generation American of immigrant parents, John Khosravi is known as a defender of Immigrant Rights and believes all people should have the same opportunities in the United States.
John Q. Khosravi's law practice focuses on Family, Business (Investment & Employment) and Talent (Artists, Athletes, Scientists/Professors/Researchers & Individuals with Extraordinary Abilities) based immigration to the United States. Visa Petitions include EB-1, EB-2, EB-5, E-2, L-1, H1-B and TN NAFTA Visas. He also helps individuals Naturalization, obtaining travel documents (White Passport) and other immigration-related needs of his clients.
John works with individuals and clients of various sizes, from start-ups and small businesses to multinational corporations, in a broad range of industries, including academic, advertising, medical and research, new media, biotechnology, aerospace, fashion and the arts and entertainment fields.
Mr. Khosravi is a member of the American Immigration Lawyers Association (AILA) and currently serves as the Southern California Chapter's Law School Liaison and on the AILA National Law Student Committee. He is also an Adjunct Professor of Immigration Law at Loyola Law School, Los Angeles and Pepperdine Law School in Malibu, CA. John earned his Juris Doctor degree from Loyola Law School, after receiving his B.A. with Honors from UCLA.
Mr. Khosravi has externed under Judge Debre K. Weintraub and Marvin Lager (Appellate Division of the California Superior Court), Alexander Williams (Mediation Division) and the Federal Bankruptcy Court of the Honorable Judge Sheri Bluebond. Mr. Khosravi also externed for the Business and Legal Affairs Department of the Home Entertainment Division of NBC Universal. He is licensed by the California State Bar.
John is also an avid guitar player, songwriter, singer, runner, and bicyclist.
Memberships & Activities
- Adjunct Professor of Immigration Law, Loyola Law School and Pepperdine Law School
- Selected by Super Lawyers as a Rising Star in 2017 and 2018 (Top 2.5% of Attorneys in California)
- Active Member of the American Immigration Lawyers Association (AILA)
- Committee Member of AILA National's Law Student Committee (2015-2018)
- Active Member of AILA's Southern California Chapter
- Law School Liaison of AILA's Southern California Chapter (2014-2018)
- Founder of the Immigration Lawyers Listserv (www.ImmigrationLawyersListserv.com)
- Host of the Immigration Lawyers Podcast (www.ImmigrationLawyersPodcast.com)
- Co-Founder of the Los Angeles Immigration Clinic
- Staff Member of the Loyola Law School's International and Comparative Law Review (2008-2009)
- Selected as one of the Top 40 Under 40 Immigration Lawyers in the State of California by the American Society of Legal Advocates for 2016, 2017 and 2018 (top 1.5%)
- Chosen Top 40 Under 40 In California by the National Advocate for 2017 & 2018
- Published by the Immigration Daily (ILW.com), the Leading Immigration Law Publisher and the American Bar Association (ABA)
- Published in the American Immigration Lawyers Association (AILA) Journals:
- "[Immigration Law] Is This What You Want To Do?
- "How to Learn and Keep Up with Immigration Law"
- 10.0 out of 10.0 Immigration Attorney Rating on Avvo.com
- Client's Choice Award in 2016 and 2017 for Avvo.com and Yelp.com
- Chosen as a Most Feared Lawyer in 2016 by De Mici Ratings
- Chosen as a 2016 and 2017 Lawyer of Distinction by the group: Lawyers of Distinction
- Nominated as one of the 10 Best Immigration Attorneys in California by American Institute of Legal Counsel in 2016, 2017 and 2018
- Chosen as One of the Best Immigration Attorneys in Los Angeles by Expertise.com, 2016-2018
- Quoted on National Public Radio (NPR: Marketplace, KPCC), and the Epoch Times Newspaper
- Lead Counsel Verified in Immigration Law
- Speaker/Panelist at the 2017 American Immigration Lawyers Association (AILA) Annual Conference:
- Best Practices for Consular Processing National Visa Center (NVC) Issues
- Law Student Panel: Getting Started
- Starting and Managing a Modern Immigration Law Practice
- Speaker/Panelist at the 2018 American Immigration Lawyers Association (AILA) Annual Conference:
- "Immigrant Visa Consular Processing"
- Law Student Panel: Life of an Immigration Attorney
- Speaker/Panelist at AILA's Southern California Chapter
- "Immigration Law in Practice" with the Honorable A. Ashley Tabaddor - Immigration Judge, Los Angeles Immigration Court (2017)
- Admitted to the California Bar (CalBar.Org # 267607)
- Admitted to the Superior Court of Los Angeles
- Admitted to the Central District of California, United States Federal Court
- Admitted to the US Immigration Court (EOIR)