Emily L. Durbin

Top rated immigration attorney in Seattle, Washington

ERM Immigration Law, PLLC
Emily L. Durbin
ERM Immigration Law, PLLC

Practice Areas: Immigration; view more

Licensed in Washington since: 2019

Education: Seattle University School of Law

Selected to Rising Stars: 2022

ERM Immigration Law, PLLC

105 14th Avenue
Suite 110
Seattle, WA 98122 Visit website


Attorney Emily L. Durbin is an associate with ERM Immigration Law, PLLC, in Seattle, Washington. A top-ranked lawyer and emerging leader in her field, Ms. Durbin focuses her practice solely on immigration law, and she provides exceptional counsel, advocacy and support to a diverse range of clients throughout her region and beyond who have legal needs involving any of the following:

  • Adjustment of status and green cards
  • Naturalization
  • Asylum
  • Consular processing
  • Certificates of citizenship
  • U visas
  • Waivers
  • Humanitarian parole
  • Temporary protected status
  • Other immigration law needs

Over the course of her legal career, Ms. Durbin has achieved remarkable success helping her clients obtain the favorable outcomes they seek, and she finds great reward in being able to help so many realize their American dreams. She has extensive experience handling cases before the U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services and various immigration courts, and she has gained a reputation for her compassion and integrity along with her unwavering commitment to her clients.

A 2012 honors graduate of Fresno Pacific University, Ms. Durbin attended Seattle University School of Law, where she obtained her Juris Doctor cum laude in 2017. While there, she received the Law Trustee's Scholarship and the Year End Achievement Scholarship, and she received the Outstanding Service Award from the Pro Bono Pledge Program.

Ms. Durbin obtained her license to practice from the Washington State Bar Association in 2019. She is an active member of the Washington State Bar Association as well as other local, state and national legal organizations.

Practice areas

Immigration: consumer, Immigration: business

Focus areas

Asylum, Naturalization & citizenship

  • 90% Immigration: consumer
  • 10% Immigration: business

First Admitted: 2019, Washington

Professional Webpage: https://www.ermimmigrationlaw.com/attorney/durbin-emily-lynn...

Pro bono/Community Service:
  • International Refugee Assistance Project, 2015 to 2017
  • First Year Fellow, Access to Justice Institute, 2015 to 2016
Bar/Professional Activity:
  • Washington, 2019
  • Washington State Bar Association, Member, 2019 to Present
Educational Background:
  • Fresno Pacific University , Fresno, California, Honors: With High Honors, Major: Psychology, B.A. - 2012
White Papers:
  • An all-too-often overlooked aspect of immigration law is the wellbeing of those whose lives it shapes. As an immigration lawyer it is sometimes not sufficient to simply do one’s job, but to go above and beyond in delivering compassionate, attentive advice. We hear from L Durbin on what makes an exceptional professional in this field, How to Make Immigration Law Work for Clients, 2022
  • The National Advocates: Top 40 under 40 is composed of top advocacy attorneys from each state who are age 40 and under. Each distinguished Top 40 under 40 member strives to encompass the knowledge, skill, experience and success held by only the best attorneys in America., Top 40 Under 40, The National Advocates, 2022
  • Recipient, Law Trustee's Scholarship
  • Recipient, Year End Achievement Scholarship
  • Outstanding Service Awardee, Pro Bono Pledge Program

Office location for Emily L. Durbin

105 14th Avenue
Suite 110
Seattle, WA 98122

Phone: 206-745-9241


1 Year Rising Stars
  • Rising Stars: 2022

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