Having provided counsel in the EB-5 area for over 25 years, Miller Mayer is today one of the leading EB-5 immigration law firms in the world. Leveraging our unmatched industry experience, Miller Mayer attorneys have helped lead the EB-5 industry in shaping legislative proposals and USCIS policy. We remain committed to improving EB-5 adjudication and maintaining industry best-practices. Our clients benefit from the deep insight we have gained from decades of experience and success in the EB-5 industry.
Attorneys in our EB-5 Practice Group have combined corporate experience with a foundation in immigration law to build a practice uniquely suited to exceptional EB-5 representation. Our attorneys are also prolific scholars on EB-5, and a sample of their articles and writings can be seen here. Our EB-5 Practice Group is headed by Steve Yale-Loehr, a widely recognized authority on EB-5 law.
Thousands of conditional and permanent residency approvals for individual investors and their families.
- Demonstrated industry leadership as Chair, Co-Chair, and Vice-Chair of the American Immigration Lawyers Association EB-5 Committee.
- Recognized industry thought leaders in EB-5 legislation and policy.
Nearly a decade of Asia EB-5 industry experience with deep migration agency relationships.
- USCIS-approved projects in commercial real estate, infrastructure, manufacturing, and energy sectors.
- Creative and results-oriented EB-5 legal counsel informed by nuanced understanding of shifting adjudication trends.
To start a conversation about working with us, please schedule a consultation with an attorney in the Miller Mayer EB-5 Practice Group.
INDIVIDUAL INVESTOR REPRESENTATION
In the past decade only, Miller Mayer filed thousands of EB-5 petitions while maintaining approval rates far above industry norms. This includes petitions benefiting over 16,000 individuals, and over 2,000 approvals of I-829s, the petition establishing job creation that secures a permanent green card. Our investor clients hail from countries all over the world including China, Vietnam, Korea, France, India, and Kazakhstan.
REGIONAL CENTER AND PROJECT REPRESENTATION
Miller Mayer has secured approval of hundreds of regional center designations, amendments, and exemplar project filings. We have represented regional centers, developers, and funds in EB-5 projects across economic sectors including commercial real estate, infrastructure, hospitality, healthcare, entertainment, gaming, energy and manufacturing. Our EB-5 clients have developed projects throughout the United States including in New York, Pennsylvania, Vermont, California, Texas, Maryland, North Dakota, Nevada, Ohio, Florida, and Colorado.
MEET THE EB-5 ATTORNEYS
EB-5 Regional Center Program: On the Verge of Reauthorization
At long last, it appears Congress has heeded the call of anxious EB-5 investors, regional centers (RCs), developers, and other EB-5 industry stakeholders. The “EB-5 Reform and Integrity Act of 2022” is attached to a massive spending...
US Department of Homeland Security Withdraws its Appeal of Behring Regional Center Lawsuit
The US Department of Homeland Security (DHS) yesterday withdrew its appeal of the Behring Regional Center lawsuit. This action should clear up any lingering questions regarding the qualifying investment amount and TEA determination of...
EB-5 Program Set to Expire June 30, Outlook is Uncertain in Short Term
The EB-5 regional center program, under which foreign investors indirectly finance projects in the United States in exchange for green cards, is set to expire on June 30, 2021. Whether Congress will be able to reach agreement on a plan...
Miller Mayer Wins EB-5 Expedite Approval
Immigration cases can take a long time. The U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) often takes two years or longer just to decide an I-526 petition, the first step in the EB-5 immigrant investor process. Miller Mayer...
Miller Mayer Attorneys Recognized by EB5 Investors Magazine
Miller Mayer attorneys Nicolai Hinrichsen and Stephen Yale-Loehr were recently recognized by EB5 Investors Magazine in their 2021 Top 25 issue. Nicolai Hinrichsen, a Partner in Miller Mayer’s Immigration practice group, was...
Miller Mayer Memo: EB-5 Developments: New Bill in Senate Would Extend Program, Protect Investors; Mayorkas Ratifies 2019 Rule
The EB-5 program allows foreign investors to invest in projects in the United States and receive green cards (permanent residence) in return. The idea is to encourage investment and job creation in the United States. Since 1990 when...
AWARDS AND RECOGNITION