Jason Karavias Esq.

Jason Karavias Esq.

Sole Practitioner
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania


A good lawyer should be experienced, accessible, responsive and fully dedicated to your case. Because I am a solo practitioner, my clients receive personalized legal representation. I will spend a significant amount of time with you, answering your questions, helping you understand the process and accompanying you to court proceedings. I bring more than 10 years of experience to my clients' work. Many of my clients are referred to me by past satisfied clients. I believe this is a testament to my client-centered approach. I value forming lasting relationships, and I work hard to achieve the best possible results for each and every client. Jason Karavias, Esq. provides personalized legal representation and advice to his clients in Family Immigration and Chapter 7 Bankruptcy cases.


Areas of Practice

  • Immigration & Naturalization Law
  • Bankruptcy Law
  • Divorce

Bar Admissions

  • Pennsylvania
  • New York
  • U.S. District Court Western District of Pennsylvania
  • U.S. District Court Eastern District of New York
  • U.S. District Court Southern District of New York


  • Boston University School of Law, Boston, Massachusetts
    • J.D. - 1999
    • Honors: Dean’s Scholar; St. Catherine's College, Oxford University (Spring 1998)
    • Honors: American Journal of Law and Medicine
  • Columbia University, New York, New York
    • B.A. - 1996
    • Honors: Columbia University Suffolk County Alumni Association Scholarship
    • Major: Philosophy

Honors and Awards

  • Super Lawyers , 2016 - 2018
  • Three Best Rated - Bankruptcy for 2017
  • Three Best Rated - Immigration for 2015 and 2016
  • Lead Counsel, Immigration and Personal Bankruptcy, 2015, 2016, 2017
  • Best In The Burgh, Top Immigration Lawyer, 2015
  • AVVO Clients Choice Award, 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Allegheny County Bar Association
  • Allegheny County Bar Association Professional Ethics Committee, Member
  • Allegheny County Bar Association Bankruptcy Law Committee

Past Employment Positions

  • Orrick, Herrington & Sutcliffe LLP, Associate, 1999 - 2001
  • Orrick, Herrington & Sutcliffe LLP, Summer Associate, 1998
  • United States Attorney’s Office, Eastern District New York, United States Justice Department Internship, 1997

Pro Bono Activities

  • Neighborhood Legal Services Association
  • Allegheny County Divorce Law Project


  • English
  • Portuguese