Erick Widman

Erick is an immigration lawyer based in Portland, Oregon where he lives with his wife and two boys. He attended UCLA and the University of California, Davis for law school, where he was an editor of the Journal of International Law and Policy.

Erick was in-house counsel at Philips corporation in California for four years and handled various international and immigration legal issues. Earlier, he spent a year teaching international law at the Budapest College of Economics. He also interned with a Superior Court judge.

Erick has practiced law since 2004 and is a member of the California state bar. Because immigration law is a federal practice area, he is able to serve clients in any state in the U.S. and around the world. Erick is a member of the American Immigration Lawyers Association (AILA) and completed Mark Daly’s intensive family immigration training program.

Erick and his wife have lived in Budapest, Hungary for three years and love to travel whenever possible. He has experienced the daunting immigration and naturalization process firsthand with the marriage of his wife, who grew up in Hungary. This helps him relate to the challenges faced by many of his clients.