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Zachary S. Brugman (“Zac”), has been with Pope & Associates since June 2018.  He represents clients at removal hearings in Immigration Court, before US Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS), and on appeal before the Board of Immigration Appeals, and he is admitted to practice before the United States Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit.

Attorney Brugman has gained extensive litigation experience over the last 5 years in Arizona’s detained and non-detained Immigration Courts.  Mr. Brugman has a track-record of success in administratively closing removal cases and in securing the liberty of clients at highly contested bond hearings.  Attorney Brugman has had multiple victories in representing immigrants claiming asylum.  Zac’s passion for Immigration Law, desire to serve the underrepresented, and enjoyment of research, allows him to gain expertise on any scenario faced in the field.

Mr. Brugman was raised in “the valley of the sun,” and attended Willamette University College of Law where he earned his J.D. and Certificate in Law & Government.  Mr. Brugman practices immigration law exclusively and is licensed in Oregon.

Mr. Brugman’s scholarly article has been used as an authority in a ground-breaking amicus brief for a major case decided by the US Supreme Court.