Meet Craig Pena

Why Craig?

  • Craig gives his personal attention to every case in his office.
  • You can reach him by phone 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. He returns every phone call and answers every email.
  • His staff members speak many languages, so communication is never a problem.
  • He is smart, knowledgeable, skilled, aggressive, and passionate about his mission to help everyone who wants to live, work, and help take this country to new heights.
  • Craig offers financial assistance to qualified individuals and families.

Join our family of new or soon-to-be-new Americans.

Call the Houston law office of Craig Pena today for incomparable legal representation when you’re seeking permanent residency, asylum, or citizenship, or if you’re facing possible deportation or other visa or immigration-related problems.

Experienced, attentive, aggressive attorney.

Craig Pena founded his Houston-based immigration and asylum law practice in May 2006. Since that time, he has dedicated himself to helping individuals and families achieve their dream of becoming permanent U.S. residents and ultimately American citizens.

Immigration is a contentious and emotional political issue. It is a subject that Craig is passionate about—and it shows. He understands the strivings of men and women who want nothing more than to be free to work hard for decent wages, raise their children with the hope of a better life, and educate them so they can reach their potential in order to contribute to the bounty of this great melting pot that we call America. His tireless efforts on behalf of those who have chosen to call the United States home have earned him the gratitude of hundreds of clients, each of whom he considers like family.

Craig was born and raised in Houston, Texas. He graduated from Texas A&M University before heading off to California to attend law school. He returned to Houston and was admitted to the Texas bar because he wanted to help make his hometown a haven for new and old Americans, where people of all origins, nationalities, and ethnicities could mutually benefit from each other’s culture, talents, and perspectives.

Craig has handled the most complex immigration matters and is knowledgeable in all areas of immigration law: family based immigration, employment based immigration, naturalization and citizenship, asylum, deportation defense, and all types of visas. It is his goal to provide each and every client the highest level of skilled legal representation and personal service.

Craig is licensed to practice in all federal immigration courts and has represented clients throughout the United States. If it is your dream to become a U.S. citizen, or if you want to visit, work, or study here, you need a skilled and experienced immigration attorney at your side. Whether you need help obtaining or renewing a visa or need a skilled professional to guide you down the complex legal path from permanent residency and citizenship, Craig Pena is the go-to lawyer immigration and asylum lawyer in Houston. It will not always be easy, but with Craig’s help, you may soon find yourself and your family living the American Dream.