Rishi Oza

About Rishi Oza

Attorney and Partner Rishi P. Oza received his Juris Doctorate from the Case Western Reserve University School of Law and is admitted to practice law in the States of Ohio and North Carolina. He is accepted to practice law before the US District Court for the Northern District of Ohio, as well as four Courts of Appeals nationwide (Third, Fourth, Sixth and Eleventh). Rishi oversees the firm's business immigration practice, focusing largely on employment-based immigration for companies and individuals. He also handles much of the federal litigation practice, which he pursues along with his experience in family-based immigration and removal defense.

Areas of Practice

  • Immigration Law

Bar Admissions

  • State of Ohio
  • State of North Carolina
  • United States Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit
  • United States Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit
  • United States Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit
  • United States Court of Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit
  • United States District Court for the Northern District of Ohio


  • Case Western Reserve University Law School, Cleveland, Ohio
    • J.D.
    • Honors: CALI Award for Excellence in Trial Tactics
  • The Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland
    • M.A.T.
  • The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, North Carolina
    • B.A.
    • Honors: With Honors
    • Honors: Dean's List
    • Major: Public Policy Analysis and Political Science

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Teach for America Alumni (Baltimore Corps Member 2000 - 2002)
  • American Immigration Lawyers Association (AILA) 2006 - present
  • American Institute of Legal Counsel - 2017

Past Employment Positions

  • 7th and 8th Grade Social Studies and Mathematics Instructor - Baltimore City Public Schools
  • High School English Immersion Instructor - Shimabara Technical High School (Japan)
  • Cuyahoga County Public Defenders Office, Law Clerk
  • American Federation of Government Employees, Law Clerk


  • Gujarati
  • Japanese

Contact Info:

Phone: 888.861.4414

Website: https://www.brown-immigration.com/

Courses taught by Rishi Oza