Jared C. Leung

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Practice Areas


BAR ADMISSION

  • Supreme Court of California, December 10, 1996 (current status is inactive)
  • Supreme Court of Utah, May 21, 1997 (current status is inactive)
  • Supreme Court of Arizona, May 24, 2002
  • Executive Office for Immigration Review, U.S. Department of Justice, approximately 2010

MEMBERSHIPS, SERVICES, AND ACTIVITIES IN PROFESSIONAL ORGANIZATION

American Immigration Lawyers Association (AILA).  This is the National AILA organization with approximately 14,000 members. It is the key organization that liaises with all government agencies that are related to immigration.  AILA also litigates and lobbies on behalf of its members to effect immigration changes in the US.

  • Member, 1997 to Present
  • Mentor for Business Immigration Issues, 2018 to Present
  • Member, AILA Department of States Liaison Committee; 06/2018-06/2019
  • Member, AILA Online Resources and Media Task Force; 07/2017-06/2019
  • Member, Business Immigration Committee, 06/2015 to 06/2016; 06/2011 to 06/2013
  • Member, Board of Governors, 06/2014 to 06/2015
  • Member, DHS International Operations Committee, 06/2013 to 06/2015
  • Member, Admissions and Border Enforcement Committee, 06/2008 to 06/2009

American Immigration Lawyers Association (AILA) – APAC Bangkok District Chapter. This chapter has approximately 300 members covering 1/3 of areas outside of the US, approximately from Japan to India, including Australia and New Zealand.

  • Founding Member, 2012 to Present
  • Co-Chair, Annual Conference Committee
    • 2018 Conference in Hong Kong
    • 2015 Conference in Manila
  • Member, Annual Conference Committee, 06/2014 to Present
  • Assistant to Treasurer, 06/2014 to Present
  • President, 06/2014 to 06/2015
  • Member, Steering Committee, 06/2012 to 06/2014; 06/2017 to Present
  • Chair, Consulate Liaison Committee, 06/2012 to 06/2014

American Immigration Lawyers Association (AILA) – EMEA Rome District Chapter. This chapter has approximately 500 members covering 1/3 of areas outside of the US, including the entire European and African continents, and the Middle East.

  • Member, 2010 to Present
  • Member, Liaison Committee, 06/2012 to 06/2013
  • Member, Communications Committee, 06/2012 to 06/2013
  • Member, Department of State Committee, 06/2011 to 06/2012
  • Member, Department of Homeland Security Liaison Committee, 06/2010 to 06/2011
  • Member, New Members Committee, 06/2017 to Present

American Immigration Lawyers Association (AILA) – Arizona Chapter.  This is the local chapter with approximately 200 members

  • Member, 2000 to Present
  • Chair, Business Immigration Committee, 11/2016 to Present
    • Organized CLE on litigation for business practitioners, April 2018
    • Taught CLE on I-9 and E-Verify compliance, May 2018
  • Secretary, 06/2005 to 06/2006

National Asian Pacific American Bar Association (NAPABA).  This is the only national organization for Asian Pacific attorneys, judges, in-house counsel, and friends, with approximately 50,000 members.

  • Member, 2004 to Present
  • Co-Chair, National Immigration Committee 11/2007 to 11/2015
  • Host Committee, Phoenix Annual Convention – 11/2013 to 11/2014
    • Organized CLEs and activities for approximately 1,500 NAPABA members
  • Secretary, Immigration Committee 11/2006 to 11/2007

Arizona Asian American Bar Association (AAABA). This is a local affiliate of NAPABA, founded by many prominent APA lawyers in Arizona, including the late Judge Thomas Tang of the 10th Circuit Court of Appeals.

  • Member, 2011 to Present
  • Board of Directors 04/2012 to Present
  • President 02/2014 to 04/2015
  • Vice President 04/2013 to 02/2014

Asian Real Estate Association of America (AREAA). This organization represents real estate professionals with interest in Asian practice or with Asian clients.

  • Member, 2012 to Present
  • Board of Directors, Legal Counsel, 2013 to 2014

America Bar Association

  • Member, 1996 to 2000

American Chamber of Commerce in Hong Kong

  • Member, 2007 to 2010
  • Member, Law and Human Resources Committee, 2007 – 2008

American Chambers of Commerce in Shanghai, Beijing, and South China (Guangzhou)

  • Member, 2007-2008

Hong Kong General Chamber of Commerce

  • Member, 2007-2008

AWARDS AND ACCOLADES

  • Top Rated Lawyers, Arizona Legal Leader. The Arizona Republic, 2015
  • Martindale-Hubbell® AV Preeminent™ Rating by Peer Review, 2014 to Present
  • Top Valley Lawyers (Immigration), North Valley Magazine, 2012 to Present
  • The International Who’s Who of Corporate Immigration Lawyers 2012 to Present
  • Lawdragon Top 3000, 2010. Identified as leading lawyer through independent research, online submissions, and peer review.

EDUCATION

  1. Reuben Clark Law School, Brigham Young University, Provo, Utah,

Juris Doctor, April 1996

Honors and Awards

  • The Order of Barristers, April 1996
  • Semi-Finalist, National First Amendment Moot Court Competition, March, 1996
  • Best Respondent’s Brief, National Environmental Competition, March 1995
  • Law School Faculty Award for Achievement and Distinguished Service, March 1995
  • Best Oralist, Contracts Section, First Year Moot Court Competition, April 1994

Extracurricular Activities

  • Trial Advocacy Competition, 1993
  • First Year Moot Court Competition, 1994
  • Moot Court Competition, 1994 to 1996 (Represented School In National Moot Court Competitions In My 2nd And 3rd Years)
  • Court Appointed Special Advocate (CASA), Utah Fourth District Guardian ad Litem, Nov 1993 – April 1996

Law School – Scholarship and Employment

  • Law School Scholarship Recipient, 1993-1996
  • Employment: I did not work in my first year of law school.  However, I had a part-time job for the rest of my law school years to help with the expenses.  As a result of employment and scholarship, I graduated law school with only approximately $10,000 in school debt, which I paid off in less than 12 months.
    • Law Clerk, Howard Lewis & Petersen, (Jan 1996 – April 1996) Provo, Utah. My main task was to draft and respond to motions.
    • Law Clerk, Utah Attorney General’s Office, Education Division, (Summer 1994; Jan 1995 – Jan 1996) Salt Lake City, Utah. I did many research projects on legal issues faced by the universities, such as contracts, labor/ employment, free speech, etc.
    • Research Assistant, U.S. Consulate General, U.S. & Foreign Commercial Service, (May 1995) Hong Kong. I prepared a study to discuss the effects of the rule of law in Hong Kong after it was returned to China
    • Missionary Trainer – Missionary Training Center, (Sept to December, 1994)

Brigham Young University, Laie, Hawaii

  • Bachelor of Arts, December 1992
  • Major: English Literature
  • Associate Degree: Speech Communications

 

SERVICES AS A MEDIATOR, JUDICIAL OR QUASI-JUDICIAL OFFICER

  • Judge, Alan Matheson Client Counseling Competition, ASU, Phoenix, AZ.  September, 2016 and 2017
  • Judge, Spritzer Oral Argument Competition, ASU, Phoenix, AZ January 2017
  • Judge, NAPABA Thomas Tang National Moot Court Competition, San Diego, CA.  November 2016
  • Judge, Jenckes Closing Argument Competition, ASU, Phoenix, AZ.  October, 2016

SELECTED SPEAKING ENGAGEMENTS

Speaking Engagements for State Bar of Arizona & Maricopa County Bar Association

  1. Race, Color, & Citizenship (Re-enactment of Supreme Court Cases of Takao Ozawa and Bhagat Singh Thind; Discussion of “Meaning of U.S. Citizenship” and “Merit of Birthright Citizenship Under the 14th Amendment”), State Bar of Arizona Annual Convention, Phoenix, AZ, June 2018

 

  1. Employment Immigration and Worksite Enforcement Practice and Updates, State Bar of Arizona Annual Convention, Tucson, AZ, June 2017

 

  1. Perspectives on Diversity in the Legal Profession in Arizona, State Bar of Arizona Spring Training for Lawyers, Phoenix, AZ, March 2015

 

  1. The Changing Face of Law Firm Partnerships, Chair and Moderator, State Bar of Arizona 2014 Convention, Tucson, AZ, June 2014

 

  1. Basic Visas for Entrepreneurs, Arizona State Bar CLE Snippets, Phoenix, AZ, May 2014

 

  1. What’s the Difference Between Visa, Status, and Authorized Period of Stay, Arizona State Bar CLE Snippets, Phoenix, AZ, May 2014

 

  1. Where is SB1070 Now and Who are the “Dreamers?”, Maricopa County Bar Association, Phoenix, AZ, August 2012

 

  1. Top Ten Things You Need to Know When Advising Employers on Immigration Matters, Maricopa County Bar Association, Phoenix, AZ, November 2010

 

Immigration Related Speaking Engagements in Other Conferences and Conventions

 

  1. Labor Certification 101: Introduction to PERM, AILA Annual Conference, San Francisco, CA, June 15, 2018

 

  1. I-9 and E-Verify Crash Course, AILA Arizona Chapter CLE, Phoenix AZ, May 25, 2018

 

  1. Global Real Estate Forum, Fennemore Craig Real Estate Workshop, Phoenix, AZ, Nov 11, 2017

 

  1. Employment Based Visa and Green Card Issues in the New Administration, AILA Arizona Chapter Spring Conference and Border Tour, Tucson, March 2017

 

  1. Anatomy of Hiring a Foreign Medical Graduate and Taking Them Through the Green Card Process, 6th Annual Southwest Physician Recruiters Association, Denver, Colorado, March 2017

 

  1. Immigration Options for Investors, Pacific Southwest Association of Realtors, San Diego, CA, February, 2017

 

  1. EB-5 Program and How to Gain US Citizenship Through Real Estate Investment, Pacific Southwest Association of Realtors, San Diego, CA, November, 2016

 

  1. Best Practices: Tips on Corporate Compliance for In-House Lawyers, NAPABA National Convention, San Diego, CA, November 2016

 

  1. The Nuts and Bolts of Adjustment of Status vs. Consular Processing, AILA Annual Paralegal Conference, New Orleans, LA, August 2016

 

  1. Adjustment of Status vs. Consular Processing Practicum, AILA Annual Paralegal Conference, New Orleans, LA, August 2016

 

  1. Learn from the Experts on E-1/E-2 Preparation, AILA Annual Conference, Las Vegas, NV, June 2016

 

  1. Discover Global, NAR Global Programs & President’s Liaison, Commercial Global Business Council, San Jose, CA, April 2016

 

  1. Immigration Law for Non-Immigration Lawyers, Arizona Asian American Bar Association, Phoenix, AZ, February 2016

 

  1. What’s Next on Immigration Reform? Inaction in Congress & President Obama’s Executive Action, NAPABA Annual Convention, New Orleans, LA, November 2015

 

  1. EB-5 and Tax Basics for the Real Estate Professionals, AREAA Greater Phoenix, Phoenix, AZ, September 2015

 

  1. Wish You Were Here! K-1 and K-3 Visa Refresher , AILA Annual Convention, Washington, DC, June 2015

 

  1. Working with Consulates and Embassies, AILA Annual Convention, Boston, MA, June 2014

 

  1. Preparing for H-1B Filing Season, Fennemore Craig, Phoenix, AZ, February 2014

 

  1. Comprehensive Immigration Reform – What it Means to APA Communities, NAPABA National Convention, Kansas City, MO, November 2013

 

  1. Keeping the Momentum: Adjusting to the Challenges of Immigration Reform in the APA Community, NAPABA National Convention, Kansas City, MO, November 2013

 

  1. Common Sense Immigration Reform, NAPABA Northeast Regional Conference, NYC, NY, September 2013

 

  1. S. EB-5 Program: Jobs for Arizona, Funds for Project Development and Immigration Incentives for Global Investors, Chinese Chamber of Commerce of Arizona, Tempe, AZ, September 2013

 

  1. Visa Strategies for Foreign Entrepreneurs and Start-Up Companies, AILA Annual Conference, San Francisco, CA, July 2013

 

  1. Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) and Comprehensive Immigration Reform Presentation, Grand Canyon University, Phoenix, AZ, April 2013

 

  1. Immigration Law Update, Asian Pacific Interest Section of the State Bar of Texas & NAPABA Southwest Region, Austin, TX, April 2013

 

  1. Impact of U.S. Immigration Policy and Politics the LDS Business and Religious Communities, J. Reuben Clark Law Society Annual Conference, Washington, DC, February, 2013

 

  1. Immigration, Taxation and Transactions, Global Legal Forum, South Bay Association of Realtors®, Los Angeles, CA, November 2012

 

  1. When Immigration and Criminal Law Meet, NAPABA Annual Conference, Washington, DC, November 2012

 

  1. Legally and Effectively Marketing Projects Domestically and Abroad, The EB-5 Summit for Attorneys and Developers, Chicago, IL, October 2012

 

  1. Expand Your Global Business through EB-5 Investment Immigration Program, Global Real Estate Forum, California Association of Realtors® Conference, Sacramento, CA, May 2012

 

  1. Birthright Citizenship & the 14th Amendments: Facts, Consequences & Policy Considerations, NAPABA Annual Convention, Atlanta, GA, November 2011

 

  1. The EB5 Visa Program. Learn How International Clients Gain Permanent Immigrant Status & Increase Your Global Real Estate Opportunities, San Diego Association of REALTORS® International Council San Diego, CA, September 2011

 

  1. Starting the Permanent Residence Process: Labor Certification (PERM) & The I-140 Petition; Adjustment of Status or Consular Processing, ACIP’s 37th Annual Symposium, Washington, D.C., June 2011

 

  1. Building an International Real Estate Business with Asia: International Forum National Association of REALTORS® Conference, Washington, D.C., May 2011

 

  1. Immigration 101: Understanding U.S. Immigration Law and Legal Systems, U.S. House of Representatives and U.S. Senate, Washington, DC, February 2011

 

  1. Building an International Real Estate Business with Asia and Latin America, NAHREP/AREAA National Real Estate and Marketing Conference, Las Vegas, NV, October 2010

 

  1. Having Cake & Eating It Too: Helping Employees Acquire & Retain LPR/Citizenship Status While Working Abroad, ACIP’s 36th Annual Symposium, Washington, D.C., June 2010

 

  1. Immigration Concerns in a Global Economic Slowdown – Corporate Restructuring, Layoffs, and Reorganization, NAPABA Annual Conference, Boston, MA, November 2009

 

  1. Visa Processing Updates, Winery Conference, Santa Cruz, CA, July 2009

 

  1. Department of State Update, ACIP 2009 Annual Symposium, Washington DC, June 2009

 

  1. Work Visas Updates, Bay Area Professionals in Relocation Management (BAPRM) Conference, San Jose, CA, February 2009

 

  1. Nonimmigrant Visas Discussion, WINGS Meeting, San Jose, CA, June 2008

 

  1. Common Work Visas for the Hospitality Industry, 2005 Arizona Hospitality Expo Immigration Seminar, Phoenix, AZ, October 2005

 

  1. US Immigration System Overview, The American Alliance of Paralegals Immigration Law Seminar, Phoenix, AZ, September 2005

 

  1. Labor Certification Application Overview, National Business Institute seminar on business immigration, Phoenix, AZ, May 2005

 

  1. Business immigration and I-9 compliance, Littler Mendelson AZ Employer Conference, Phoenix, AZ, October 2002, 2003, and 2004

 

  1. Immigration seminar on selected NIV categories, AILA Arizona chapter meeting, Phoenix, AZ, January 2003

 

  1. Business & Immigration Law in Arizona on Selected NIV and IV Processes, CLE West, Scottsdale, AZ, October 2001

 

  1. Citizenship Application Seminar, Utah Organization of Chinese Americans, Salt Lake City, UT, January 1999

 

Seminars on University Campuses for International Students – Discussion of Work Authorization Before & After Graduation, F-1 Compliance and Travel Issues, and Other Work and “Green Card” Options

 

  1. Arizona State University, Tempe, AZ
    1. May 2018
    2. March 2017
    3. February 2016
    4. October 2015
    5. August 2011

 

  1. Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University, Prescott, AZ
    1. Feb 2018
    2. March 2017
    3. September 2016
    4. September 2015
    5. March 2014

 

  1. Grand Canyon University, Glendale, AZ
    1. March 2018
    2. March 2017
    3. October 2016
    4. January 2015
    5. February 2014

 

  1. Baylor University, Waco, TX
    1. September 2013

 

  1. Western International University, Phoenix, AZ
    1. November 2002

 

Diversity and Leadership Related Speaking Engagements

 

  1. Achieving Work-Life Balance: How to Prioritize Competing Priorities, 2017 Dynamics of Leadership Conference, Asian Corporate & Entrepreneur Leaders (ACEL), Chandler, AZ, July 2017

 

  1. Diversity Dialogues Arizona’s Asian Communities in the Media, The Arizona Republic, Phoenix, AZ, February 2016

 

  1. Keynote Speaker, Asian Pacific American Law Student Association First Annual Banquet, Arizona Summit Law School, Phoenix, AZ, April 2014

 

National Podcast and Webinars

 

  1. Cross-Border Migrations; Immigration = Opportunity, National Association of Realtors, National Webinar, April 2015

 

  1. Competing for Investors on a Global Scale – Investment Visas, National Association of Realtors, National Webinar, March 2014

 

  1. NIV Options After Giving Up Permanent Residence, AILA, Podcast, May 2013

 

International Speaking Engagements

 

  1. NIV Consular Panel #1 – Focus on Employment Visas, 6th Annual Conference of American Immigration Lawyers’ Association Bangkok District Chapter, Hong Kong, May 2017

 

  1. Practice Management in the BAHA World, AILA Rome District Chapter –EMEA Spring Conference, Madrid, Spain, February 2018

 

  1. Visa Programs: EB5 Visa Program, International Realtors Conference and Real Estate Expo, Bangkok, Thailand, August 2017

 

  1. Issues Facing Entrepreneurs, AILA Rome District Chapter –EMEA Spring Conference, Brussels, Belgium, May 2017

 

  1. Role of USCIS, Delhi, along with IV Issues and Fraud, 5th Annual Conference of American Immigration Lawyers’ Association Bangkok District Chapter, Chennai, India, March 2017

 

  1. EB-5 Program and How to Gain US Citizenship Through Real Estate Investment, International REALTOR Conference, Incheon, South Korea, September 2016

 

  1. The K Visa – Differences Between The K-1 And I-130 Processing, AILA Rome EMEA Chapter Annual Conference, Vienna, Austria, May 2016

 

  1. Hot Topics in Immigrant Visa Processing in APAC, AILA Bangkok District Chapter Annual Conference, Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam, March 2016

 

  1. US Visa and Green Card Options for Entrepreneurs (E2, L1, EB-5), International Realtor Conference, Manila, Philippines, July 2015

 

  1. Best Practices for Family and Business Immigration Practitioners, AILA Bangkok District Chapter Conference, Manila, the Philippines, March 2015

 

  1. Prevalent Issues Affecting Families, K-1s, LGBTs, and Surrogacy, AILA Bangkok District Chapter Conference, Manila, the Philippines, March 2015

 

  1. Know Before You Go – Post Comparisons, AILA Rome District Spring Conference, Athens, Greece, March 2014

 

  1. US Visa and Green Card Options for Investors, APRECE Conference, Singapore, March 2013

 

  1. EB5 Visa / Investor’s Visa, AREAA Trade Mission to Manila, Manila, Philippines, March 2013

 

  1. Student Visa and EB-5 Investor Immigrant Program, Great China International Education, Chengdu, China, May 2012

 

  1. Global Immigration Panel, AILA Rome District Autumn Conference, London, U.K., September, 2011

 

  1. Nonimmigrant Visas in the Age of Austerity, AILA Rome District Spring Conference, Frankfurt, Germany, May 2011

 

  1. Nonimmigrant Visa Processing, AILA Rome District Fall Conference, Paris, France, October 2010

 

  1. US Visa and EB-5 Overview, U.S. Architectural Design Road Show, Guangzhou, Xiamen, Xi’an, China, September 2009

 

  1. S. Visa Issues and Updates, jointly with U.S. Consulate in Shanghai, China, June 2007

 

  1. S. Visa Issues Overview, American Real Estate and Services (AREAS) Conference, Hong Kong, September 2006

 

SELECTED PUBLICATIONS

Immigration Related Legal Articles

 

  1. Chain Migration Chain Migration – A Derogatory and Misleading Concept, Asian Sun, Voice of the Asian American & Pacific Islander Community, Issue 2, April 2018

 

  1. DACA Takes Center Stage in Budget and Immigration Reform Negotiation, The Daily Journal, January, 2017

 

  1. Family Immigration Categories, Asian Sun, Voice of the Asian American & Pacific Islander Community, Issue 2, November 2017

 

  1. Buy American Hire American Executive Order and Effects on Business Immigration, The Daily Journal, November, 2017

 

  1. Supreme Court Heard Case on Bond Hearings for Aliens in Detention, The Daily Journal, October, 2017

 

  1. The Raise Act: Insight Into Trump’s Administration Stance on Legal Immigration, Asian Sun, Voice of the Asian American & Pacific Islander Community, Issue 1, September 2017

 

  1. Guide for Employers and Employees on DACA Termination, The Daily Journal, Article#344130, September 25, 2017

 

  1. Can You Unlock Your Phone For Me Please?, The Daily Journal, Article #343195, August 17, 2017

 

  1. Getting Through the Anxiety that Marks the H-1B Season, The Record Reporter, Vol. 101, No. 27, March 7, 2016

 

  1. An Alarming Trend – Attorneys Not Welcome Everywhere!!, AILA Bangkok District Chapter Newsletter, June 20, 2013

 

  1. It’s in the Handbook, Man! I-9 Tips from ICE, Right at Your Fingertips, Fennemore Craig Immigration Blog, Nov 2012

 

  1. I Now Have a “Real” Work Permit, Maricopa County Bar Association Monthly Newsletter, September 2012

 

  1. Trouble Brewing For EB-5 Investment Immigration, published online at Real Estate Law 360, May 8, 2012

 

  1. Q&As with NIV Chief at U.S. Consulate in Shanghai, China, AILA Rome District Chapter, published online at www.aila.org, January 2012

 

  1. The Immigrant Investor EB-5 Program. A Practical Guide For Real Estate Professionals, Asian Real Estate, The Official Publication of the Asian Real Estate Association of America, Winter 2011

 

  1. Your Undocumented Workers May be Bugging You, Bender’s Immigration Bulletin Daily Edition, July 7, 2011

 

  1. Quick NIV Pointers for the US Consulate in Guangzhou, When in Rome, AILA Rome District Chapter Newsletter, Volume 4 – Q4/2010

 

  1. Quick Practice Pointers for NIV and IV Interviews, When In Rome, AILA Rome District Chapter Newsletter, Volume 3 – Q3/2010

 

  1. Chengdu, China U.S. Consulate General, The Visa Processing Guide and Consular Posts Handbook, 2008-09 Edition

 

  1. Important Changes for Travelers to the US under the Visa Waiver Program: Launching of Voluntary Electronic Pre-Approval Process, South China Business Journal.  The American Chamber of Commerce in South China Monthly Magazine, September 2008

 

  1. Obtaining Nonimmigrant U.S. Visas in China, Immigration Law Today, July/Aug 2008

 

  1. Immigration Policies: Driving Economic Goals and Business Decisions, Hong Kong Lawyer. The Official Journal of the Law Society of Hong Kong, July 2007

 

  1. Understanding and Managing the H1B Cap, 8-K Magazine, Winter 2005

 

  1. The U.S.A. Patriot Act of 2001 and Other Immigration-Related Issues for U.S. Employers and Foreign National Employees, A.S.A.P. A Littler Mendelson Time Sensitive Newsletter, November 2001

 

Chapter Contribution in Immigration Related Legal Books

 

  1. Reviewed “Chapter Four: E-1 and E-2 Visas and Status”, Business Immigration Law & Practice, Second Edition, October 2017

 

  1. Labor Certification Case Analysis Form and PERM Procedural Checklist, AILA Immigration Practice Toolbox, Fourth Edition, July, 2013

 

  1. Obtaining Nonimmigrant U.S. Visas in China: How to Make a Good First Impression, The Consular Practice Handbook, 2012-13 and 2010-11 Editions

 

  1. Chengdu, China U.S. Consulate General, The Visa Processing Guide and Consular Posts Handbook, 2009-10 Edition

 

  1. Beijing, China U.S. Embassy, The Visa Processing Guide and Consular Posts Handbook, 2009-10 Edition

 

  1. No such Thing as a ‘Work Permit: Who is Authorized to Work in the United States, Immigration & Nationality Law Handbook, Vol. II, 2001-02 Ed.

 

Non-Immigration Related Articles

 

  1. How This Election Has Affected My Practice, AILA Bangkok District Chapter Newsletter, December 2016

 

  1. Welcome to Arizona: An Insider’s Perspective on Civil Rights in the Grand Canyon State, NAPABA Lawyer, Vol. XXIV, No. 2, Spring 2014

 

  1. Wrongful Death–A Tort Rarely Pursued by the Chinese Community, Chinese Consumer Yellow Pages for Los Angeles and Orange Counties, 1997 Ed.

 

  1. Concerns over the Rule of Law and the Court of Final Appeal in Hong Kong, ILSA Journal of International & Comparative Law, Nova Southeastern University, Fort Lauderdale, Florida, Spring 1997

 

  1. An Overview of the Basic Law and Several Current Issues Related to 1997, National Trade Data Bank Network, Summer 1995

 

  1. Everything Is Going To Be All Right, Kula Manu, BYU Hawaii Annual Literary Magazine, 1992

COMMUNITY ACTIVITIES

  • Board of Directors, Desert Sounds, 2013 – 2017, Phoenix, Arizona
  • Hispanic National Bar Association (HNBA) Mentor Program, 2014 – 2015, ASU, Tempe, Arizona
  • “Lawyers On Call”, August 6, 2013, State Bar of Arizona and Channel 12 News, Phoenix, Arizona
  • Volunteer for “Deferred Action Workshops” 2012, Phoenix, Arizona
  • Volunteer for “Citizenship Days” 2003 – Present, Phoenix & Tucson, Arizona
  • Immigration Legal Advisor, Hands Across the Border, 2003 – 2006, Tucson, Arizona

LANGUAGES

  • Native-fluent in Cantonese Chinese (reading, writing, and speaking)
  • Beginner in Mandarin Chinese (speaking), Intermediate (reading and writing)

 

PERSONAL

Outside of the office, I enjoy spending time with my family, reading a good book, or just watching silly sitcoms. Running, hiking, and swimming are my favorite exercises.

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