Virginia, US

Katie joined the firm in 2012 and became an Associate in 2014. She has experience with employment-based temporary and permanent visa categories. Katie is also part of the firm’s EB-5 practice, advising high net worth individuals in their immigration-related investments under the EB-5 Investor Visa category.

While in law school, Katie worked with Southwestern Law School’s Immigration Law Clinic, where she prepared U-Visa and Special Immigrant Juvenile Status (SIJS) applications. 

Katie speaks English and Cantonese.

Education


Southwestern University School of Law | J.D., 2013
University of California, Los Angeles | B.A., 2009

Professional Accomplishments / Memberships

Bar Admissions: California

Member, American Immigration Lawyers Association

Member, Orange County Asian American Bar Association

Member, Orange County Bar Association

Member, Orange County Women Lawyers Association

Secretary, UCLA Orange County Alumni Network

Publications and Lectures

Co-author, “The Best Job Candidate is a Foreign National? What to Consider.” OC Lawyer Magazine, September 2017: 44-48. Print and web.

Panel presenter, “EB-5 Market Update: What is Hot in EB-5 Right Now?” Panel presentation, EB5investors.com’s EB-5 Investor Conference, Las Vegas, NV, March 8, 2014.

Panel presenter, “The EB-5 Summit for Attorneys and Developers Workshop,” Panel presentation, ILW.com’s The EB-5 Summit for Attorneys and Developers, Los Angeles, CA, February 28, 2014.

Co-author, “Immigration Law: EB-5 Investors Create Jobs and Help Stimulate US Economy; USCIS Adds Support.” Orange County Business Journal, November 18, 2013: B-66. Print and web. http://www.cbjonline.com/a1ocbj/supplements/Law-Specialties_1311.pdf