Meet Your Attorney

Richard S. Kolomejec

As the son of immigrants himself, along with being married to a first generation Croatian-American, Richard brings a level of understanding to his clients that is difficult to duplicate.  He believes in the strength of the immigrant heritage of the United States and is passionate about guiding his clients through the complex and sometimes confusing immigration process.  Along with his detail oriented and compassionate team, Richard has helped thousands of families throughout the world achieve their American dream.  His practice is 100% devoted to immigration law and specializes in marriage to US citizen cases.  He believes in providing the best representation possible through his experience, dedication and extensive legal knowledge of immigration law.  You can count on him to address all of your concerns in a professional, straight forward, easy to understand and courteous manner.  Richard prides himself on being a fearless advocate who goes above and beyond expectations when it comes to helping clients get the outcome they deserve.  He is dedicated to providing you with compassion, understanding, and fast-paced immigration services, all at fair and reasonable prices, with easy payment plans and credit card processing.  When your future and immigration status is on the line, you want to be confident that you are working with a reliable attorney who focuses exclusively on immigration law and takes a personal interest in your case and its outcome.  Richard is that person!


Santa Clara University
Bachelor’s Degree in Finance - 1989
McGeorge School of Law (UOP)
Law Degree - 1992

Bar Admissions

  • Admitted to the California State Bar in 1993
  • Member of AILA (American Immigration Lawyers Association) since 1993
  • Member of San Francisco Bar Association’s Low-Fee Immigration Panel since 1999


  • LegalMatch Lawyer of the Year Award for Immigration 2005
  • LegalMatch Lawyer of the Year Award for Immigration 2006
  • Member of Presidential Who's Who Among Business and Professional Achievers 2008-2009
  • Nominated as a Best Lawyer in San Francisco in 2009 by LegalForce
  • Achieved Lead Counsel Rating for Immigration in 2012
  • Avvo 2013 - Rated 7
  • Avvo 2014 - Rated 7 Very Good
  • Avvo Rated Top Lawyer 2017
  • America's Most Honored Professionals 2018
  • Avvo Rated Top Lawyer 2018
  • America's Most Honored Professionals 2019 - Top 10%
  • Avvo Rated Top Lawyer 2019
  • America's Most Honored Lawyers 2020 - Top 5%
  • Avvo Rated Top Lawyer 2020
  • Avvo Rated Top Lawyer 2021
  • America's Most Honored Lawyers - 2021
  • Avvo Rated Top Lawyer 2021
  • Best Immigration Lawyer in San Francisco 2022
  • Best Business of 2022
  • Best Immigration Lawyer in San Francisco