Carolyn Lee PLLC was founded to embrace the complexities and opportunities in EB-5 immigration. Principal Carolyn Lee has helped clients raise over $2.5 billion EB-5 capital for diverse projects across America and achieve unconditional U.S. residence for thousands of investors and family members. American Immigration Lawyers Association (AILA) National EB-5 Committee Chair and Vice Chair for an unprecedented 6 terms, Carolyn has led EB-5 advocacy through a transformative decade.

Suited to her experience, Carolyn specializes in complex EB-5 representation including project restructuring, responses to USCIS actions, and litigation support as EB-5 expert. She personally counsels special handling EB-5 investor cases.

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Carolyn Lee PLLC is founded by Carolyn Lee. Carolyn has vast experience in EB-5 representation and has served as industry leader and EB-5 commentator for over a decade. She is Chair of the American Immigration Lawyers Association (AILA) National EB-5 Committee and has led the Committee for 6 terms. She has steered clients through the most dynamic period of growth in EB-5 program history and is an advocate for long-term reauthorization and expansion of the EB-5 program.

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“We had great a experience working with Attorney Carolyn Lee on our EB-5 Petition.  When we started our current EB-5 application process, we were concerned about our particular situation including a previous denial. With the recommendation from an EB-5 industry expert, we reached out to Carolyn Lee and during our initial phone consultation, we knew right away that she was the right lawyer for us.”

C. Lam, Hong Kong

“We have been working with Carolyn Lee for several years now, and we are so thankful to have her as outside counsel. We consider her to be a valuable member of our EB-5 team.”

Jillian O'Brien, President of EB-5 Jobs for Massachusetts, Inc.

“It was a great experience working with Carolyn Lee! Her patience, kindness, and understanding were really outstanding. So was her ability to provide solutions to challenging situations.”

F.D., Lagos, Nigeria

“Carolyn Lee is an exceptional attorney and a true leader in the EB-5 community whose unique insights, comprehensive knowledge of immigration law/policy, and determined advocacy continues to drive our industry forward. CanAm has worked with Carolyn to successfully navigate some of the most complex matters in EB-5 and she has always provided us with thoughtful and well-reasoned guidance that we greatly value.”

Tom Rosenfeld, President and CEO of CanAm Enterprises

“Hiring Carolyn Lee PLLC was a decision that truly moved the needle in my EB-5 case. Carolyn’s empathy, professionalism, experience, and network in the field proved to be invaluable in helping us overcome the challenges along the way.”

F. Freire, Brazil

“Carolyn Lee has represented Birch Capital, LLC in our sponsorship of several highly successful EB-5 development projects since 2014.  Carolyn has helped structure the EB-5 financing transactions, secured prompt USCIS approval of our projects and assisted our investor clients in resolving often complex issues related to their visa petitions.  Carolyn is responsive, thoughtful, and creative in her approach to both the immigration law aspects of EB-5 and the business challenges of the program as well.  We could not be more pleased with her representation of Birch Capital as our immigration counsel.”

Bruce Ricciuti & Ben Cummings, Birch Capital, LLC

“I would like to say thank you to Carolyn Lee PLLC for the invaluable support and quick response in resolving my urgent EB-5 case. I am very fortunate to have found counsel like Carolyn.”

H. H., Vietnam

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