About Us


Welcome to the Law Office of J. Lance Conklin

The Law Office of J. Lance Conklin exclusively practices U.S. immigration law. With extensive employment-based experience we specialize in handling difficult cases needing creative solutions. We provide quality and personal care to clients seeking help in all areas of Immigration Law.


Attorney J. Lance Conklin

Lance has been practicing Immigration Law for over 15 years. He was first admitted to practice law in California in 1995, and has worked for some of the most prestigious Immigration Law firms in the United States. He has worked primarily in Business Immigration Law but has also handled a number of family-based and deportation/removal cases. In addition to his experience in private practice, Lance has worked in the non-profit world supporting Immigrant Legal Services for low-income clients and teaching Immigration Law to new practitioners. He is also a Navy Veteran and has served as a minister. 



Lance Conklin holds a Bachelor's degree in History from the University of California, Davis, and a J.D. from California Western School of Law in San Diego.  He also holds a Master of Divinity degree from Golden Gate Baptist Theological Seminary in Mill Valley, California.  He is a member of the American Immigration Lawyers Association (AILA) and has been a volunteer with AILA's Military Assistance program, which provides free legal assistance to military personnel and their families.  Lance currently serves as Pro Bono Chair for the DC Chapter of American Immigration Lawyers Association and is a Board member for Maryland Immigrant Rights Coalition.

Prior to opening his own office, Lance worked for World Relief as Managing Attorney, Legal Support and Practice, where he provided technical legal support to the field offices providing Immigrant Legal Services, provided Immigration Law training and represented churches and denominations seeking to bring pastors, church planters, and other religious workers into the United States.  

We're Here to Serve

Our Mission


The Law Office of J. Lance Conklin is a full-service Immigration Law office specializing in all aspects of Immigration Law. We operate with the belief that Immigrants should be valued, while at the same time we recognize that Immigrants are some of the most vulnerable people in the world. Therefore, our desire is to provide help to as many immigrants as we can as we encounter them through our neighborhoods, communities and world.



The Law Office of J. Lance Conklin provides the following services:

  • Temporary Non-Immigrant Visas
    • B-1 Visitor Visa
    • E-1 Treaty Visa
    • E-2 Treaty Traders
    • E-3 Certain Specialty Occupation Professionals from Australia
    • H-1B Specialty Occupation
    • H-2B Non-Agriculture
    • H-3 Training Visa
    • L-1A Executive/Manager
    • L-1B Specialized Knowledge
    • O-1 Extraordinary Ability
    • R-1 Religious Worker
    • TN NAFTA
  • Immigrant Visas/Green Cards
    • Extraordinary Ability
    • Outstanding Researcher
    • Multi-National Executives/Managers
    • PERM (Labor Certification)
    • Religious Worker Special Immigrants
    • Family-Based Green Cards
  • Naturalization
  • Deportation/Removal Proceedings

Contact Us

Law Office of J. Lance Conklin

Contact us for a consultation during normal business hours.

5004 Honeygo Center Drive, Suite 102, Perry Hall, MD 21128, US

(443) 219-8402


Monday - Friday: 9am - 5pm Saturday: By appointment Sunday: Closed

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