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About Xavier Law Firm

Protecting Your Rights Is Our Mission


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Despite California’s generally pro-immigrant stance, there exist established agencies that attempt to take advantage of our immigrant community. Instances of fraudulent attorneys, notaries, and immigration clinics committing fraud are unfortunately prevalent. At Xavier Law Firm, we’ve witnessed firsthand the unfortunate effects of discrimination and mistrials within the state’s legal landscape. Our mission to shield our clients from such scenarios and ensure the steadfast protection of their rights is clear. Integrity is non-negotiable for our attorneys, ensuring you receive optimal outcomes at every turn. We’re dedicated to demystifying complex legal actions, welcoming any questions you may have about the legal system.

Choosing Xavier Law Firm means welcoming a team into your family. We are a team committed to providing you a safe haven. Our dedication goes beyond standard hours. We invest overtime to prioritize your case with the utmost importance. With a wealth of experience and unwavering determination, our team is here to safeguard all your rights, offering a legal partnership that goes beyond expectations.


Xavier Chavez

Lead Attorney

Our lead attorney, Xavier Vicente Chavez, is a caring, intelligent, and competent attorney. He drives a team and inspires them to be highly proficient and responsible. Despite a busy schedule, he always makes time to listen to his team members and guide them to assist clients in the best way.

Xavier Vicente Chavez served in the U.S. Navy from 1981 until 1984, after which he served as a real estate broker in California helping many families find a place they could call home. Despite the success, Xavier Vicente Chavez always aimed to help people in a bigger way and decided to attend law school.

In 1991 he was admitted to Harvard Law School where he gained his experience and skill not just as a student but more importantly as a practicing attorney later on.


In 1994 he obtained his Juris Doctor Degree. After years of practicing law, in 2010 he opened a law firm in Houston, TX, and later a second branch in Bellflower, CA. He looks forward to opening many more offices across the US in the coming years.


Nelly Sanchez Estrada

Associate Attorney

Born and raised in Zulia, Venezuela, Nelly Sanchez Estrada brings a rich cultural heritageAttorney Sanchez is licensed to practice law in both Venezuela and Texas, showcasing her versatile legal expertise and commitment to upholding justice across diverse legal frameworks. Her journey in law began with a Juris Doctor degree from the University of Dr. Rafael Chacin Bello in Maracaibo, Venezuela, obtained in 2007. Driven by a desire to deepen her knowledge, they pursued further specialization in Civil Law at the prestigious University of Salamanca in Spain shortly thereafter.

Continuing her academic pursuits, Nelly achieved a Master of Laws (LL.M) in Labor Law and Labor Administration in 2012 from the University of Zulia, equipping her to adeptly address intricate labor law matters.

Most recently, in 2023, Nelly expanded her legal expertise by earning a Master of Laws (LL.M) in U.S. Law from the University of Houston. This qualification broadens her proficiency and enhances her ability to effectively serve an increasingly diverse clientele in the United States. 


Attorney Sanchez is a proud member of the American Immigration Lawyers Association (AILA) and the Texas Criminal Defense Lawyers Association (TCDLA), affiliations that reflect her broad expertise and commitment to legal excellence.   

As an immigrant, Nelly Sanchez Estrada holds a unique perspective that enriches her practice, fostering deep empathy and dedication toward communities with similar backgrounds. This personal experience is a cornerstone of her profession, driving her to advocate for her clients’ rights and interests. She offers compassionate, skilled, and effective legal representation.


Proudly serving Bellflower, CA

“The Xavier Law Firm stands as the premier destination for unparalleled legal representation in Bellflower, covering criminal law, immigration, and civil suits. Renowned as the top immigration lawyer in Bellflower, CA, we bring unparalleled expertise to a wide spectrum of immigration processes, including DACA and TPS renewals, family-based petitions, naturalization, and removal defense.

Our commitment extends beyond immigration, offering exceptional competence in criminal defense, family law, and general civil practice. Whether you’re navigating the complexities of US citizenship or require adept representation in diverse legal matters, our attorneys in Bellflower focus on each case with unwavering diligence and professionalism. Trust us to be your legal partner, ensuring your rights are safeguarded and your legal goals achieved.

Abogado de inmigración y visas

Our Immigration Lawyers

Save You Time And Money

Each year, countless individuals face complex immigration challenges, hopelessly believing an entire restart is necessary. Many law firms may recommend extensive processes, but our immigration lawyers in Bellflower, CA save you a fortune by expertly handling necessary legal procedures to secure your status in the United States.

Our team of lawyers is dedicated to providing prompt and reliable services. We understand the intricacies of immigration cases, offering a transparent and comprehensive plan tailored to your specific situation. Our clients value our commitment, attention to detail, and the high standards we uphold in every case.


California Bar Association

American Immigration Lawyers Association


Immigration Law

Payment Types

  • American Express
  • Cash
  • Check
  • Discover 
  • MasterCard
  • Visa


  • Immigration Law
  • Criminal Defense Law
  • Civil Law


  • English
  • Spanish

Business hours

Mon – Thu 9:00 am – 5:00 pm
Fri 8:00 am – 4:00 pm
Sat-Sun – Closed
  • Monday, January 1, 2024 – Closed
  • Thursday, July 4, 2024 – Closed

Business Attributes

  • Has restroom unisex
  • Has wheelchair accessible entrance
  • Has wheelchair accessible restroom
  • Has wheelchair accessible seating
  • Is owned by latinx
  • Is owned by veterans
  • Is transgender safespace
  • Requires appointments
  • Welcomes lgbtq