Why Dobson Law?
Preparation is Key
Why Dobson Law?
Lawyers play an essential role in American life, yet there are few professions more difficult or underappreciated. Kenneth "Craig" Dobson has practiced immigration law since 2005 and knows well the importance of the work lawyers do as well as the challenges they face. His interest in the formal study of ethics dates back to studying philosophy at university and continued throughout law school where he earned the highest grade his law school ethics class. Craig is dedicated to the study and practice of the law and ethics of lawyering and is frequently asked to speak and write on the subject. He represents lawyers from all practice areas, but has a particular focus on representing immigration lawyers and advising lawyers on the multi-jurisdictional practice of law. His goal remains providing lawyers with world-class representation.
Craig practices ethics and immigration law at his firm, Dobson Law LLC. He has a Bachelor of Arts in philosophy from Furman University and a Juris Doctor, cum laude, from New England School of Law. During law school, he received CALI awards in both the Law and Ethics of Lawyering and International Business Transactions and served as Editor-in-Chief of the New England Journal of International and Comparative Law. He previously served as Georgia UPL Liaison for the American Immigration Lawyers Association’s Georgia-Alabama Chapter and was appointed by the Supreme Court of Georgia to serve as Chairperson of the District 1 UPL Committee for the State Bar of Georgia from 2014 to 2017. He is currently Chair of the American Immigration Lawyers Association’s National Ethics Committee and also a member of the Association of Professional Responsibility’s Cross-Border Practice Subcommittee, which is working on proposed amendments to current ABA multi-jurisdictional practice rules. Additionally, he is a member of New York City Bar Association’s Mindfulness & Wellbeing Committee in Law Committee. In October 2017, he became one of the first National Board-Certified Health & Wellness Coaches.
Philosophy of Lawyering
Preparation is key. Kenneth Craig Dobson's foundation in lawyer ethics dates back to law school, where he earned the top grade in his ethics course. Before that, he studied ethics as a philosophy major at university. Craig not only spends his days studying the law and ethics of lawyering, but he is also frequently called upon to teach and write on the subject. Craig has the heart of a teacher, and he enjoys helping his clients become the best that they can be as well as contributing to the advancement of the profession. He gives his clients his full and complete attention to help them find lasting solutions. When faced with difficult decisions, Craig uses strategies that are in alignment with the institutions involved and his own moral values to achieve the client's objectives.