• Bio

John "Jack" Goodman


Jack Goodman is an attorney in Murray Osorio’s immigration litigation practice area. Jack primarily practices before U.S. District Courts, U.S. Courts of Appeals, immigration courts, and the Board of Immigration Appeals. He represents his clients in a wide range of immigration matters, including asylum, cancellation of removal, petitions for writs of habeas corpus, writs of mandamus, and lawsuits under the Administrative Procedure Act. Jack also represents immigrant juveniles to help them obtain lawful permanent residence through Special Immigrant Juvenile Status.

Jack, a native of North Carolina, received his undergraduate degree summa cum laude from the West Virginia University Honors College. While in college, Jack served in the Army National Guard as a field artillery ammunition specialist. He completed his Juris Doctor at the George Mason University School of Law. Prior to law school, Jack lived abroad in Tampere, Finland, where he learned to connect with people on a personal level across language and cultural barriers. Jack firmly believes that every person has the right to live where they choose and is dedicated to helping his clients secure the immigration relief they deserve.

Bar admissions:

  • Virginia
  • Fourth Circuit, U.S. Court of Appeals
  • Ninth Circuit, U.S. Court of Appeals
  • Eleventh Circuit, U.S. Court of Appeals
  • U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Virginia
  • U.S. District Court for the District of Columbia