The Immigration Law Office of Kathy L. Hensley provides legal counsel in matters related to family-sponsored immigration, employment-based immigration, consular processing, naturalization, U.S. citizenship, and a wide range of non-immigrant visas. We are committed to individualized service, top-quality legal work, and exceptional client communication.

Individualized Service: Every aspect of your case is handled by an attorney. We listen carefully to your goals and the unique circumstances of your situation, and we create a plan that is designed specifically for you. Moreover, we work closely with you throughout all the stages of that plan to help achieve a positive outcome.

Top-Quality Legal Work: We have been assisting clients with their legal needs for over 20 years, providing smart solutions to complex issues. We stay up-to-date on the latest developments related to immigration law. We also have a keen eye for detail; we prepare your petitions and supporting documents with meticulous care and thoroughness to ensure the best possible chance of success.

Exceptional Client Communication: We understand that great customer service involves an open line of communication. From the beginning, we keep you informed of the legal issues, procedures, and timelines in your specific case. We also promptly return phone calls and respond to your emails.

After receiving her bachelor's degree from Duke University, Kathy graduated with highest honors from McGeorge School of Law. She was admitted to the California State Bar in 1987.

Kathy's experience as a lawyer started with a big firm in San Francisco. While honing her research and litigation skills through complex business cases, she began doing pro bono immigration work representing HIV-positive clients who were seeking permanent residence status in the U.S.

Kathy now focuses exclusively on immigration law. She has successfully achieved positive outcomes for individuals, families, and businesses. When not working, her passion for traveling has led her throughout the United States and around the world. She whole-heartedly believes that the diversity of the people living and working in the U.S. make this country a much richer nation.

Our office is located in Watsonville, California, and we serve clients in Santa Cruz County, Monterey County, the San Francisco Bay Area, and beyond. Please contact us today for an initial evaluation meeting to determine how we can help you achieve your goals.


Kathy L. Hensley is a Member of the California State Bar.
--Admitted to practice before all state and federal courts in California.
--Member of the American Immigration Lawyers Association.

Address: 567 Auto Center Dr., Suite #1, Watsonville, California 95076