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YOUR DREAM OUR TEAM ® Over 50 Years of Combined Legal Experience

Gardner Law is now Gardner Gordon. We’ve merged with the oldest immigration law firm in the Carolinas, Alan Gordon Immigration Law, in order to provide thoughtful and strategic immigration solutions for businesses and individuals. We help clients from all over the world and in widely different situations resolve their immigration concerns.

Your Immigration Attorneys

At Gardner Gordon, we are passionate about helping businesses, individuals and families through the complex and unpredictable immigration process. With more than 50 years of combined experience, our full-service immigration law firm is well positioned to find the best options for your particular immigration matter.

Our lawyers understand what’s at stake. We help:

  • Businesses seeking to obtain temporary work visas or to sponsor their employees for permanent residency

  • Investors seeking to enter the U.S. to start or purchase a business

  • Green card holders pursuing U.S. citizenship through naturalization

  • Immigrants at risk of deportation who require removal defense

  • U.S. citizens who wish to obtain visas for family members living overseas

We take a personal interest in each case. Our clients are never just a case number.

Our Raleigh and Charlotte immigration lawyers proudly and zealously advocate for their clients. Our team can help you navigate the hurdles of the U.S. immigration system, and avoid costly missteps. Let Gardner Gordon represent you today.

Meet the Gardner Gordon Law Team

  • Gigi Gardner
  • Jenny Hobbs
  • Sabina Alvarez
  • Juan Cano
  • Ana Velasquez
  • Silvia Falconi
  • Gigi Gardner Gigi Gardner

    Principal Attorney

    Gigi Gardner is the founder and owner of Gardner Gordon. Throughout her legal career, she has helped thousands of immigrants ...
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  • Jenny Hobbs Jenny Hobbs

    Associate Attorney

    With more than thirteen years of experience as an immigration attorney, Jenny has handled a wide range of employment and ...
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  • Sabina Alvarez Sabina Alvarez


    Sabina’s main focus on our team is supporting our family-based and removal defense petitions. She helps clients gather ...
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  • Juan Cano Juan Cano


    Juan primarily assists our attorneys with gathering supporting documentation and preparing I-601A waivers and U Visas for her review. Juan has always been passionate about helping others and working in immigration has given him that opportunity. 

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  • Ana Velasquez Ana Velasquez


    Ana serves as an invaluable liaison between our attorneys and clients, and has worked in immigration law since 2009. She ...
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  • Silvia Falconi Silvia Falconi

    Administrative Assistant

    Silvia brings over 30 years of operations experience to Gardner Gordon with an emphasis on customer service. A naturalized ...
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Hear From Our Clients
  • “Working with Gardner Law was fantastic. Nam and her team were knowledgeable, responsive, and friendly. They helped us navigate our case with ease and helped us overcome any road blocks we encountered.”

    - Whitney
  • “Navigating through immigration processes can be very daunting and difficult. From the moment I met attorney Nam and her paralegal Juan, I knew I would receive the support I needed. They have been very ...”

    - Teresa
  • “Yo estoy muy agradecida con Gardner Law, por qué ami en lo personal me ayudaron mucho. Y son super profecionales, y te tratan con mucho cariño. Yo los recomiendo. Gracias. Ah ellos tengo mi residencia ...”

    - Marina
  • “I'm so thankful I found Gardner Law through Facebook, they helped me obtain my residence card once again after I had been denied my citizenship (long story) even though the wait was long they kept ...”

    - Fernanda
  • “Absolutely wonderful service and I highly recommend. They are very professional, supportive and everyone was very easy to work with. Thank you Ana & Nam.”

    - Chirag A.

The Right Attorneys

May Make All the Difference in the Outcome of Your Case
  • High Quality Legal Representation

    As a member of the American Immigration Lawyers Association, the North Carolina Advocates for Justice, the North Carolina Bar Association, and the North Carolina State Bar, Attorney Gardner has a reputation for professionalism and elite representation.

  • Your Success Is Our Priority

    Hiring a knowledgeable and passionate immigration attorney to represent your interests is one of the most important steps you can take. When you come to us, we will take a personal interest in your case because we genuinely care about your success.

  • Hablamos Español

    Lead Attorney Gardner is a world traveler who speaks fluent Spanish; the entire Gardner Gordon support team is fluent in Spanish as well.  Our attorney will personally handle each legal aspect of your case.  We will help you obtain the sense of ease and peace of mind you deserve during this trying and difficult time.

  • We Educate Clients

    We will review your case, inform you of your rights, and guide you in the path that best suits your needs. We will fully equip you to make informed decisions every step of the way. We will offer you the zealous advocacy and compassionate support you deserve.

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Case Results

Results That Speak for Themselves
  • Approved for Adjustment of Status
  • Approved Green Card
  • Filed I-918 U-Visa Petition
  • Received Certificate of Citizenship
  • Released from ICE / Pending Work Permit
  • Renew Existing I-765 While Pending VAWA & I-48
  • Secured a New P1 Visa
  • Secured Green Cards
  • Spouse’s Green Card Granted
  • Waiver Approved