Puget Sound Legal, P.C.

Puget Sound Legal, P.C.

Puget Sound Legal offers accessible excellence in Immigration law. We deliver the highest quality representation conveniently. Our flexible practice model allows us to accommodate your busy schedule.

Firm Overview

Puget Sound Legal is an immigration law firm devoted exclusively to immigration law, including:

~ Family-based immigration visas;

~ Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals;

~ Hardship waivers;

~ Immigration for military families;

~ Naturalization - becoming a U.S. citizen and

~ Green cards for family members.

Meet with your attorney in our convenient Tacoma office and stay in communication through our secure online client portal.
Main Office

Main Office
535 Dock St., Suite 200
Tacoma  WA  98402-4630

  • (425) 998-7046
  • (888) 557-3207


Free Initial Consultation?

Initial consultations are $150

Services Offered For Fixed Fees?

Most of our work is done for a flat fee. Because we are a full service law firm, the fee in your case will depend on your particular circumstances. The professional rules of ethics require that all fees be reasonable based on your particular case.

Hourly Rates

Most work is done for a flat fee

Office Information

Office Hours

By appointment only

Office Manager

Attorney Greg McLawsen

Emergency After Hours


Languages Spoken

Spanish, French

Immigration Law
Puget Sound Legal practices immigration law exclusively. We practice no other area of law.
We are a full service law firm that assists with all aspects of U.S. immigration law. Whether you are in the United States, hoping to change your immigration status, or outside the U.S. hoping to enter, this is the area of law we practice.

Areas of immigration law we handle include:

~ Family-based immigration visas;

~ Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals;

~ Hardship waivers;

~ Immigration for military families;

~ Naturalization - becoming a U.S. citizen; and

~ Green cards for family members

How did your firm decide on the primary area of practice(s)?

Greg McLawsen is the founding attorney of Puget Sound Legal. After graduating college he took time to travel throughout Southeast Asia and India, then later in Central America. His experiences meeting people from all over the world led him to work in the field of immigration law.

What experience or education distinguishes your lawyers from others

Greg McLawsen is a nationally-recognized author on issues of immigration law. He previously served as a research editor for the Bender-Lexis Immigration Law and Procedure treatise, which is the leading legal resource used by immigration lawyers and judges. Greg regularly publishes articles on immigration law issues, which have been published in national periodicals including Bender's Immigration Bulletin, the most widely read immigration law periodical. Greg regularly gives trainings on immigration law issues, including for the Washington State Bar Association and for other bar associations within Washington State.

Greg McLawsen

Greg McLawsen is a Washington State attorney practicing immigration law exclusively. A complete profile is available at: http://www.linkedin.com/in/gregmclawsen.

Before founding Puget Sound Legal, Greg served as judicial law clerk in Washington State Superior Court for Kitsap County, assisting judges in their judicial work. Greg has served as a research editor for Immigration Law and Procedure, the country'
  • Bar Number: 41870
    Washington , 2009
  • University of Nebraska School of Law
    Juris Doctorate , 2009
    ~ One specialized training in immigration law clinic.

    ~ Graduated top 10%, Order of the Coif

    ~ Nebraska Moot Court Board, Senior Member

    ~ Pat Giels Memorial Award for excellent representation of clients

    ~ Excellence for the Future Awards for top grade in Criminal Law, Mental Health Law, American Legal History, & Int’l Human Rights Seminar
  • University of Washington
    B.S. in psychology and philosophy , 2004
    Departmental honors in philosophy.

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