Amir Farzaneh


Amir Farzaneh is an accomplished immigration attorney with 20+ years of experience in immigration law. He is also the founder of Farzaneh Law Firm, PC and has become an immigration law authority committed to helping his clients deal with immigration issues from simple to complex.

Mr. Farzaneh is the author of numerous articles and is also a Co-Author of two books published by Aspatore Books: Inside the Minds: Working with Government Agencies in Immigration Law, and Prep Your Client: Naturalization Interviews with the USCIS.

Mr. Farzaneh is also a frequent speaker on Immigration Law issues, and is the professor of immigration law at the Oklahoma City University School of Law. He is also fluent in Farsi.

Meet Amir Farzaneh



Practice Areas

  • Immigration Counseling & Compliance Immigration Court
  • Immigrant and Non-Immigrant Visas 
  • Family-Based Immigration
  • Employment-Based Immigration
  • Representatin Litigation

Specialty Areas(s)

  • Immigration-Related Litigation
  • Fluent in Farsi

Legal Experience

  • 2012 to Present Farzaneh Law Firm
  • 2005 – 2012 Hall Estill
  • 2005 Of Counsel, McKinney & Stringer
  • 2003 – 2005 Farzaneh & Chase, PLLC
  • 1996 – 2003 Farzaneh Law Firm

Bar Admissions

  • Oklahoma, 1996
  • Texas, 2002

Court Admissions

  • U.S Court of Appeals for the Tenth Circuit
  • U.S. District Court, Western District of Oklahoma
  • U.S. Supreme Court

Professional Involvement

  • Active Member of Rotary 29 
  • AV Rated through Martindale-Hubbell
  • JDRF Board Member
  • American Inns of Court, Robert J. Turner Chapter
  • American Immigration Lawyers Association
  • American Bar Association
  • Oklahoma Bar Association
  • Oklahoma County Bar Association
  • State Bar of Texas
  • Federal Bar Association 
  • South Oklahoma City Lawyers Association, Past President
  • Member, Round Table Group


  • Oklahoma City University School of Law (J.D., 1995)
  • University of Oklahoma (M.S. in Health Administration, 1990)
  • University of Oklahoma (B.S. in Nuclear Medicine, 1988)

Teaching/Lecture Experience

  • The Professor of Immigration Law at Oklahoma City University Law School
  • Frequent speaker on Immigration Law issues
  • Author, “Emerging Trends: Proposed Administrative and Legislative Changes that Could Affect Your Organization,” Immigration Law Update 2007, Council on Education in Management.
  • Author, “Your Approach Toward Immigration Law Affects Your Organization’s Performance,” Performance Magazine, Vol. 16, No. 3
  • Co-Author, Inside the Minds: Working with Government Agencies in Immigration Law, Aspatore Books, 2008.
  • Co-Author, Prep Your Client: Naturalization Interviews with the USCIS, – chapter, “A Walk Through the Naturalization Process,” Aspatore Books, 2008

Related Published Articles

  • “Your Approach Toward Immigration Law Affects Your Organization’s Performance”
  • Related Events/Speaking Engagements
  • “Immigration attorney Amir M. Farzaneh speaks about the national debate over immigration policy on OETA.”

Community Involvement

  • Member, Department of Environmental Quality Compliance Advisory Panel, 2006-2010
  • Member, Norman Chamber of Commerce
  • Member, South Oklahoma City Chamber of Commerce
  • Member, Oklahoma City Rotary Club

Foreign Languages

  • Fluent in Farsi