Sophie Alcorn is an Immigration and Nationality Law Specialist certified by the State Bar of California’s Board of Legal Specialization. She is the only immigration attorney in all of Santa Clara County with this designation.Sophie founded Alcorn Immigration Law in Mountain View, Calif., in 2015. Since then, Sophie has been quoted in publications around the globe, including The New York Times, The Guardian, Financial Times, and The Atlantic. She has been sought after as a speaker about immigration for numerous conferences and events, including Keiretsu Forum’s Angel Capital Expo and the Bar Association of San Francisco. She advises several nonprofits and Silicon Valley startups, including Global EIR, Project Ellis, and Ayvid Innovations. Sophie has also received numerous awards, including Super Lawyers’ Rising Star award for 2017 and 2018, and inclusion in The National Advocates Top 40 under 40 in 2015.

New Meetup & Events

I’m thrilled to announce several new things related to live events in Silicon Valley.  First of all, I’m having a grand opening celebration, ribbon-cutting, open house extravaganza to celebrate my new office located in downtown Mountain View.  Please join us on April 27th from 5:00PM – 7:00PM to enjoy networking, complimentary wine, and appetizers. Please register for…

Calling all immigrant entrepreneurs and investors who love the US!

Help USCIS create a legal immigration status for entrepreneurs and startup-founders!  You can be a part of the process of creating this important new mechanism for immigrants to contribute to the US and stay here legally. On November 20, 2014, President Obama announced several executive actions on immigration reform.  USCIS is currently seeking public comments…