'to provide competent, efficient, and economical legal services in the area of international cross-border law - specifically,  immigration and international trade law. '


Kirkham Law was founded in 2002 as a result of our own personal struggles with moving our families, goods and services across international borders.  We know that International trading and immigrating are complex matters, and can be stressful.  Our team has the personal and professional experience and skill to alleviate concerns and fulfill and exceed client's expectations.  Satisfied clients are the best guarantee of our services.

(clients include University, Governments, Trade Associations, Corporations and individuals)

IMMIGRATION - Thank you so much to Ms. Kirkham for her excellent work in representing my husband, Ken and I in obtaining his Green Card. Months before, we had hired a highly recommended immigration attorney and were astounded with the many, many errors his firm had made on our forms. We had already paid him $3,000 and he wanted $2,200 more. The forms he sent for us to sign and submit had over 25 errors! We didnt know where to turn, until a former client of Ms. Kirkham referred her. We called and set up an appointment. From that first meeting, we felt very confident in her knowledge of immigration procedures. During this important process we needed peace of mind (especially after our former experience). Her level of professionalism, her attention to detail and conscientiousness was AMAZING! Her forms and the documentation she included with our petition was PERFECT. The process went through without a hitch, a glitch, or a hiccup...In other words....smoothly. AND Ms. Kirkham’s rates are fair and reasonable. Within 4 months Ken and I went for his interview and obtained his Green card, much quicker than we thought possible. I wish I could think of better words to express our sincere appreciation for all Ms. Kirkham did for us.
— JAN & KEN REID, Tampa, FL
INTERNATIONAL TRADE LAW - Domicem, Dominican Republic - Kirkham Law’s experience in International Trade was magnificently manifested in the successful resolution of the Cement Antidumping case of Jamaica vs Dominican Republic in our favor. In the area of International Trade Law...the go to firm for astounding work and professionalism is Kirkham Law.
— Domicem, Dominican Republic
CUSTOMS LAW - I had a serious situation when U.S. Customs seized my entire container of imports. Thankfully I was represented by KIRKHAM LAW. Ms. Kirkham was available every day of the week and worked effectively with the Manufacturer in China and U.S Customs in Tampa, FL to ensure release of my shipment. When it comes to professionalism and competence, I recommend Kirkham Law.
— V. Patel, UNIC IMPORTS, Sarasota, FL
REGIONAL TRADE LAWS -As a Regional Consultant to the Joint University of the West Indies and World Trade Organization (UWI/WTO) International Trade Policy Courses conducted for public trade officials throughout the Caribbean Region, Ms. Kirkham was selected for her extensive knowledge and experience in International Trade Matters and has made an invaluable contribution.
— Dr. Lucy Eugene, Academic Coordinator UWI/WTO Regional Trade Policy Course
LECTURER/INTERNATIONAL TRADE LAW - Ms. Kirkham has been an Associate Lecturer for the University of the West Indies graduate courses “World Trading System and International Economic Law”. She is hardworking, conscientious, organized, analytical and thorough and provides practical approaches and invaluable regional perspectives to the practice of International Trade Law.
— Dr. Jessica Byron, Senior Lecturer -UWI Department of Government
INTERNATIONAL TRADE & ADMINISTRATIVE LAW - As part of its obligation under the World Trade Agreement (WTO) Treaty, Jamaica took the decision to establish an Antidumping and Subsidies Commission (ADASC) to conduct investigations into unfair international trading. Ms. Kirkham was hired and her performance in getting this new organization off the ground was outstanding. She guided the design of the public education and training and actively participated in refining the law and drafting the governing regulations. She developed and nurtured relationships with the WTO office in Geneva Switzerland and with similar commissions in Canada, United States, Australia, New Zealand, South Africa and Trinidad. Three years later Auditors from the WTO singled out the Jamaican Commission as exemplary, and a model for developing countries. This is a tribute to Ms. Kirkham’s stewardship.
— Beverley Morgan, Chairman of ADASC
We appreciate and thank Ms. Kirkham for her penchant for painstaking and hard work and her contribution to the establishment of the Jamaican Trade Remedies Commission, an organization which now holds a lofty position in the Caribbean region as assessed by external observers and experts.
— Phillip Paulwell, Minister of Industry, Commerce and Technology, Jamaica


Immigration Law is a complex set of specific laws which dictate which visas are available, the qualification for obtaining, and the process which must be followed in order to be granted a visa.  Retaining KIRKHAM LAW  is the difference between visa approval and visa denial, because we get it right the first time.

By asking a few questions, we can tell you the likelihood of your obtaining a visa, help you determine the visa best suited to your needs, successfully navigate the entire process and represent your interests.  

Our Services include United States of America and Caribbean Immigration Laws and practice:

  • Consular processing or  Adjustment of status
  • Waivers
  • Citizenship
  • Immigrant Visa (Green Card) 
  • Non-immigrant visa - (Temporary visas for a specific purpose) 

Regulatory Compliance is the KEY to profitability in the international trade of  GOODS AND SERVICES.  

KIRKHAM LAW has the EXPERIENCE to help you align business objectives and trade function so that available opportunities are harnessed and risks mitigated.   



  • Customs classification, valuation and rules of origin matters

  • Dispute Settlement under the World Trade Organization (WTO) rules on matters concerning trade in goods, services, and trade facilitation, and
  • Free Trade Agreements including CARICOM.
  • Trade in goods and services

  • Global and country - Legal and Regulatory Rules
  • Regulatory Compliance
  • Export/Import management
  • Trade remedies proceedings

Contact Us NOW!

An initial one-time FREE CONSULTATION by Telephone/Internet  is available.  Complete the form and we will contact you within 24 hours.

Every day, we receive a high volume of phone calls and e-mails from people all over the world with questions about immigration/international trade issues. We are proud to help others understand their options without worrying about initial fee charges.  

However, if your require in-depth case specific advice, detailed answers and or  assessment of various options, we will recommend a Fee Based Consultation.  If you retain Kirkham Law within 30 days of the fee based consultation, the entire fee will be credited towards Attorney's fee. 

Our Office

Telephone (813)293-6594 info@kirkham-law.com

306A Fowling Court
Tampa, FL 33573 USA