About Us

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Grace Tenorio is the Principal of the Law Office of Grachielle Tenorio.  She practices immigration law and family law in San Diego, California.  Licensed to practice law both in California and the Philippines, Ms.  Tenorio brings over a decade of combined legal experience to her clients.

As an immigration attorney in San Diego, Ms. Tenorio prepares legal documents for immigrant visa petitions (EB-1(3), EB-2, EB-3, EB-4 (Religious Workers/Ministers petitions), PERM cases, and Family-based/Relative petitions) and nonimmigrant visa petitions and applications (B1/B2, F-1, E-3, H-1B, H-3, J-1, K-1, L-1, O-1, R-1, TN, and dependent visas).  She also assists with complex AC21 H-1B extensions, response to RFEs/NOIDs/NOIRs, consular visa applications, adjustment of status applications, naturalization, Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals, responding to I-9 inspections, attending adjustment interviews, and briefing clients for consular application interviews.

Ms. Tenorio received her Bachelor of Arts degree in English Studies from the University of the Philippines – Diliman and her Bachelor of Laws degree from the Arellano University School of Law.

She is prominently involved in the legal community.  She currently serves as Secretary for the Filipino American Lawyers of San Diego.  She is also an active member of the American Immigration Lawyers Association, San Diego County Bar Association, Philippine American Bar Association, and the Filipino American Chamber of Commerce-San Diego.  In addition, Ms. Tenorio regularly volunteers with the ABA Immigration Justice Project and the San Diego Volunteer Lawyer Project for Family Law cases.

 Ms. Tenorio is fluent in Filipino and can be contacted at grace@tenoriolaw.com