Xavier Racine, Esq.
Xavier Racine is a founding member of Priale and Racine. Xavier has worked in the field of immigration since 2001. His areas of expertise include Nonimmigrant (H1B, E-2, TN, P-1,P-3, O-1, L-1, R-1) visas, immigrant and non-immigrant waivers and removal defense including federal litigation. He completed his undergraduate training at Boston College and obtained a Juris Doctor from Suffolk University Law School. During law school, Xavier worked for the Political Asylum Immigration Project (PAIR), and for Shelter Legal Services, an organization which provides legal services to veterans and domestic violence victims. Xaiver focuses on and specializes in Immigration law.
He is fluent in Spanish and French and is a member of the Massachusetts Bar, the American Immigration Lawyers Association, and the Phi Delta Phi International Legal Fraternity. Xavier has served as the AILA pro bono co-chair for the DC chapter, the AILA liaison for the Arlington Immigration Court, is an active screener for the CLINIC BIA Pro Bono program, and a fixture at the Consulados Unidos legal aid events. Xavier also created a Medical Legal Partnership and does pro bono work with the Inova Fairfax Clinic for indigent and low income immigrants and their families with serious health issues. Xavier also provides pro bono representation to members of the Armed Forces through the AILA Military Assistance Program.
What do people have to say about him?
“At this point, I have been working with Xavier and his team for several years. They took care of my H1-B application as well as my Immigration/Green Card application after I got married.
Xavier is simply a great lawyer to work with!”
“I had very few expectations from my case first because my ignorance in this particular law, my son got assaulted and we reported it to the police, they caught…”
A Immigration Client
“Xavier is clearly the BEST immigration attorney I have ever worked with. For the past 30 years, our company has worked with several immigration attorneys in an effort to help our immigrant work force…”
“I endorse this lawyer. I have seen his written work and he does an excellent job. I have also seen him in Court and he is well respected by the Judges and DHS attorneys alike.”
Kalie B. Immigration Attorney
“Xavier takes a people first approach in all of his cases, going out of his way to make his clients feel stress-free and confident.”
“Xavier (or the Professor) is an incredibly knowledgeable and skillful lawyer. He succeeds where most lawyers cannot. One of best, no doubt.”