Immigration Attorney

Samrach "Sam" Sar, exclusively represents clients in all immigration matters before the United States government.  He is a graduate of Willamette University College of Law where he received a Juris Doctor, and graduated from Portland State University where he earned a Bachelor of Science in Philosophy. 


In law school he was the President of the American Constitution Society, Editor of the International Law Journal, Treasurer of the National Asian Pacific American Law Student Association, and Treasurer of the Multicultural Law Student Association.  He served as a law clerk at the Oregon Court of Appeals for a Judicial Clerkship, and clerked at prominent Portland law firms while in law school.  He received the Civil Rights Honors Award at Willamette Law upon his graduation.   


Prior to entering private practice, Mr. Sar worked for large multi-national insurance companies and self-insured employers, advising them in their industrial insurance and workers' compensation law matters.  Mr. Sar also has advised businesses on various intellectual property matters involving trademarks.  The experience and business acumen he developed from advising stakeholders and organizations, from small to large, has enabled him to counsel his business clients with a distinctive perspective.

Mr. Sar's practice is driven by securing his clients the best results.  Mr. Sar is an immigrant himself as a son of refugees, so he has a direct connection with the immigrant community.  He understands the stakes involved for individuals during their immigration matters.  Therefore, he is dedicated to providing competent and compassionate immigration legal services.


Willamette University College of Law 

Juris Doctor (JD) - 2016

Portland State University

Bachelor of Science (BS), Philosophy - 2010

Volunteer Work

Classroom Law Project

Citizenship Day - SOAR Immigration

Board Member - League of Minority Voters

Pro Bono Volunteer Attorney - Catholic Charities

Refugee Adjustment Day - AILA Oregon Chapter

Bar Admission

District of Columbia Bar - Active since 2018

United States Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit - Active since 2021

Professional Organizations

American Bar Association (ABA)

American Immigration Lawyers Association (AILA)

American Constitution Society (ACS)

Federal Bar Association (FBA)

National Asian Pacific American Bar Association (NAPABA)

Oregon Asian Pacific American Bar Association (OAPABA)