Parker, Butte & Lane is a nationally recognized immigration law firm, home to seven of Portland, Oregon’s top immigration lawyers. Our attorneys provide complete and personalized immigration representation and counsel for corporate and nonprofit clients as well as for individuals.

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Parker, Butte & Lane’s immigration lawyers assist in preparing all temporary visa petitions and applications for permanent residence. Our clients include Fortune 500 high tech and biotech companies in Oregon as well as small entities and individuals. We have helped companies meet the immigration challenges involved in start-ups, acquisitions, reorganizations and spin-offs. Most importantly, we have built our reputation on promptly responding to our clients' needs by providing strategic, proactive business immigration planning advice.

Our attorneys have helped to keep families together in both deportation defense scenarios and through family based visas. We represent applicants for asylum before the U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (Legacy INS) as well as the Immigration Court, and have developed a reputation for outstanding achievement in litigating complex deportation and removal cases. Learn more...

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Immigration Attorneys Respond to Supreme Court Deadlock on Immigration Initiatives

The attorneys of Parker Butte & Lane (PBL), all members of the Oregon chapter of the American Immigration Lawyers Association (AILA), responded to the U.S. Supreme Court’s deadlocked decision in United States v. Texas, the case considering Deferred Action for Parents of Americans and Lawful Permanent Residents (DAPA) and the expansion of Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals… Read More »


One of the six US immigrant Nobel winners is ‘totally speechless’ over the push to limit immigration.  "I just can't believe it. I don't see how it makes any sense," he says. "Surely the US has benefited from people on the other side of that ‘wall' coming here for centuries. Why would you want to stop it? It doesn't make any sense. It just leaves me speechless, totally speechless." – J. Frasier Stoddart, winner of the 2016 Nobel Prize for Chemistry

This MBA missed the taste of Ethiopia – so he started growing it for himself!   “Menkir Tamrath began growing Ethiopian peppers on a large scale after his Bay Area tech company downsized.”

ACLU Immigration Attorney Wins MacArthur ‘Genius Grant’ for Pathbreaking Lawsuits:  “For more than a decade, Mr. Arulanantham has sought to expand the due-process rights of undocumented kids, detained aliens and others accused of entering illegally and struggling to navigate the harsh swells of immigration court.”

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