​​The McWhirter Law Firm, PLLC

​An english/Spanish speaking Law FIRM

 Knowledge of Current Law
 Unlike many other law firms, our firm focuses on clients  

 with immigration and criminal defense needs.  In doing so, 

 we keep abreast of current laws to better assist you.  

Repeat Clients and Caring Staff
Many of our clients have repeatedly turned to us for counsel and representation.  In fact, two of our current employees are former clients who received political asylum in the United States.  

Violation of Immigration Law :: Criminal Conviction :: Overstaying a Visa :: Status Violation :: Prohibited Employment Activity :: Illegal Entry / Re-entry

Comprehensive Legal Support
McWhirter Law Firm can inform you on the overlapping of immigration issues with other types of legal issues such as criminal defense, divorce, and even driving offenses.  

Diverse Experience
We serve a wide range of clientele from many different countries and with different legal needs.  Our clients benefit from the depth and breadth of our expertise--over 20 years experience in criminal, civil, and immigration issues.

Asylum :: Immigrant Visa Consular Processing :: Family Based :: Refugee :: Religious Workers ::  U Visas


Deportation Defense

Green Cards

 K-1 Fiancée Visa :: K-2 Visa :: K-3 Spouse Visa :: K-4 Visa :: Battered Spouse Petition :: I-130 Green Cards 


Citizenship, naturalization, and immigration laws have become progressively intricate. With over 20 years experiences defending clients in state and federal court as well as working withtin the federal immigration system, Barry McWhirter can advise you on how to best protect your rights but also how to effectively deal with or prevent removal hearings.  We routinely handle cases throughout the United States in front of local USCIS District Offices, Immigration Courts, the Board of Immigration Appeals, the Administrative Appeals Office, Federal District Courts and the United States Courts of Appeal. If you have been arrested, it is crucial that you contact an attorney that understands how the criminal court and immigration court systems work together.  Your ability to stay within the United States could be taken away.

If you or a family member has an immigration issue in the greater Memphis metropolitan area and need the help of an experienced immigration lawyer, contact the McWhirter Law Firm in Memphis, TN.  You can either call 901-522-9055 or use the contact page on this website to email us.  

Family Immigration

Immigration :: Criminal Offenses ::  Driving Offenses :: Civil Litigation ::  Divorce :: Auto Accidents :: Deportation