Immigration Law and Visa, LLP. an immigration law firm

Palo Alto, California 925 386 7078

Claire de Gerin-Ricard


Tel: 925 386 7084
Fax: 925 270 0654

Ms. de Gerin-Ricard provides representation to corporations and foreign nationals in the area of employment-based immigration. Throughout her career, she has managed high-volume, complex, and time sensitive immigration matters for large multinational enterprises as well as small to mid-sized companies.

In addition to her employment-based immigration practice, Ms. de Gerin-Ricard represents foreign nationals in family-based immigration matters, citizenship and naturalization and asylum and related claims, waivers, and litigation before the Executive Office of Immigration Appeals and Board of Immigration Appeals.

Ms. de Gerin-Ricard has given presentations on various immigration topics to conferences, non-profit organizations, and international student associations. She continues to be at the forefront of immigration issues and contributes to immigration forums on a regular basis.


  • The George Washington University Law School, LLM Law, 2003-2004
  • Universitetet i Oslo, Postgraduate Degree in International Law, 1994
  • Université de la Méditerranée, Master in Corporate/Business Law, Corporate/Business Law, 1993

Professional Memberships

  • American Immigration Lawyers Association
  • New York Bar Association


  • English, French and Spanish

Bar Admissions

  • New York