Jeffrey Van Doren

Jeffrey is an experienced Immigration and Employment Law attorney and advisor who practices law in Roanoke and Blacksburg, Virginia. Listed in The Best Lawyers in America for Immigration law, he concentrates on assisting U.S.-based and foreign companies and their employees with their business immigration needs.  He represents both public and private employers in securing nonimmigrant (temporary) and immigrant (permanent) visas on behalf of employers and employees. He also advises clients on family immigration and the immigration consequences of criminal charges.

Jeffrey also has extensive experience representing clients in discrimination, wrongful discharge, wage and hour, breach of contract and other employment claims before federal and state courts.

Professional Associations and Memberships

Salem-Roanoke County Chamber of Commerce, Salem, VA;  Board of Directors (2012-present)
Goodwill Industries of the Valleys, Inc., Roanoke, VA; Board of Directors (2003-2009, 2011-2016), President (2009)
Goodwill Industries International, Rockville, MD; Board of Directors (2011-2017), Board Secretary (2016-2017)
American Immigration Lawyers Association, Member
Virginia Bar Association, Member
Rotary Club of Salem, Salem, VA; Member (2005-present), President (2012-2013)
Pennsylvania Bar Association, Member
District of Columbia Bar Association, Member


540.588.7354 Roanoke
888.755.1450 Facsimile


University of Pennsylvania Law School, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
J.D. – 1988
University of Dayton
B.A. – 1985


District of Columbia

Honors and Awards:

Listed in The Best Lawyers in America for Immigration Law
One of “Virginia’s Legal Elite” in the fields of Labor/Employment Law and Immigration Law