We assist individuals, businesses, non-profits and families with their immigration needs whether you are in Boston, MA or elsewhere in the United States or the world. You can rely on our firm's excellent reputation for high quality legal representation to work for you. With many years of experience behind us, we provide creative and assertive but highly ethical representation to give you the best chance of a positive outcome in your case.

Both William Graves Jr. and Kerry E. Doyle have been given an AV rating, the highest rating available from Martindale-Hubbell for high ethical standards and legal ability. We have been named as "Super Lawyers" and "Best Lawyers in America" and are both active members of the American Immigration Lawyers Association (AILA). Ms. Doyle and Mr. Graves co-teach Immigration Law as adjunct faculty members at Suffolk University School of Law and speak extensively both locally and nationally on immigration, naturalization and citizenship topics.

Partner Kerry Doyle is a past Chapter Chair of the American Immigration Lawyers Association (AILA), New England Chapter from June 2004-May 2005 and served five additional years on the AILA New England Executive Committee. She continues to serve the chapter as the liaison to Homeland Security Investigations. Ms. Doyle is also currently serving on the Distance Learning Committee for AILA and has previously been a member of both the AILA Amicus Committee, the AILA EOIR Liaison Committee and the AILA Unauthorized Practice of Law Committee. She has won the 2010 Jack Wasserman Memorial Award from AILA National as a member of the Amicus Committee and the 2011 John Adams and John Quincy Adams Pro Bono Publico Award from the Massachusetts Supreme Judicial Court for her work on Saysana v. Gillen, 590 F.3d 7 (1st Cir. 2009).

Partner Bill Graves is the immediate past-co-chair of the Boston Bar Association Immigration Section, having served in this position from 2011 until 2013. He previously served as the EOIR Liaison for AILA New England. For more than five years, Mr. Graves has served as a mentor on waivers, deportation and removal matters for AILA members nationally and as a mentor for pro bono attorneys representing clients through the Political Asylum/Immigrant Representation Project in asylum, withholding, Convention Against Torture and other removal and deportation cases.


Graves & Doyle is a full-service law firm. We offer representation and assistance in all aspects of immigration and citizenship cases. This includes family and employment-based immigration, non-immigrant visas, complex federal litigation and post-deportation motions to reopen. Please contact us to schedule an in-person or Skype consultation.

We speak French, Haitian Creole, Spanish and Swahili. We look forward to hearing from you and assisting you with your immigration needs.