Todd Becraft

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Todd Becraft has practiced law for over thirty (30) years. He was an assistant county attorney for Orange County, New York representing the Department of Social Services in Family Court with regard to child support and child welfare issues from 1989 to 1995. He relocated to California and has been practicing immigration law for over fifteen (15) years. He was an associate at the Law Office of Judith Wood focusing on political asylum and deportation defense.  In 2009, he took over the law practice of Timothy Everett, now an immigration judge in Adelanto, California.

Professional Accomplishments

Memberships
  • Beverly Hills Bar Association Executive Committee (Chair)
  • Los Angeles County Bar Immigration Section Executive Committee (Past Chair)
  • American Immigration Lawyers Association (AILA SoCal LGBT Liaison)
Publications and Lectures
  • Immigration Court, AILA SoCal January 2014
  • Immigration Law Nuts and Bolts, Beverly Hills Bar Association October 2014
  • Criminal Immigration Issues , Beverly Hills Bar Association 2013
  • Overview of the Immigration Court Practice Manual, Los Angeles County Bar Association 2011
  • Immigration Court Moot Court, Los Angeles County Bar  Association 2009
Awards
  • Coalition for Humane Immigrants Rights of Los Angeles Service Award 2012
  • American Immigration Lawyers Association Pro Bono Service Award 2011

Education

  • New York Law School 1983
  • St. Lawrence University 1978

Bar Admissions

  • Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals 2004
  • New York Bar 1983
  • New Jersey Bar 1983