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A. Don Forester



  • Don Forester has been trying cases in and around Houston, Texas for over 40 years as a trial attorney representing individuals in Immigration, Personal Injury, Criminal, Divorce Probate and other matters.

  • Truck Accidents, Auto Accidents and Premise Liability, and Motorcycle Injuries.

  • Has represented both individuals and businesses in Immigration matters including family,  sponsored petitions,  temporary protected status (TPS), Political Asylum, Cancellation of Removal,  Violence against Women (VAWA), Naturalization and Citizenship applications as well as all phases of appeals.

  • National Interest Waivers and First Preference filings for extraordinary individuals and scientists. 

  • Court removal and deportation cases under Asylum, Withholding of Removal, Cancellation and Convention against Torture. 

  • Appeals to the Board of Immigration Appeals (BIA) and Federal Courts in the Fifth Circuit (Texas), First Circuit (New York) , Third Circuit and Second Circuit (Massachusetts).

  • Foreign and domestic adoptions, Probate of Estates and Guardianships.

  • Divorce and Criminal.




  • South Texas College of Law, Houston, TX

Juris Doctor Candidate, 1974

  • Texas A&M University, College Station, TX

Bachelors in Engineering, 1969 




  • Houston Bar Association

  • American Bar Association

  • American Immigration Lawyers Association (AILA)

  • Admitted to the U.S. District Courts for the Northern, Southern,

Eastern, and Western Districts of Texas, Fifth Circuit Court of Appeals ( TX, LA, MS ), Second Circuit Court of Appeals

( VT., NH, NY ), Third  Circuit Court of Appeals (PA, NJ, DE )

  • Admitted to the Supreme Court of the United States of America on October 19, 1981

  • College of the State Bar of Texas

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