About Alan Yang
Alan Yang is an immigration attorney and associate in the Shanghai office of Greenberg Traurig, LLP, where he focuses his practice on U.S. immigration matters. He regularly advises Chinese clients, including individuals, families, startup companies, multinational corporations, and small businesses on the complexities of changing immigration issues and laws.
Attorney Yang represents clients in a wide range of employment- and family-based immigrant visa matters such as EB-5 investor applications, EB-1 extraordinary ability green cards, and I-130 cases. He also handles non-immigrant visa matters, including L-1 intra-company transferees, H-1B specialty occupation visas, and B-1/B-2 visitor visas. In the EB-5 sector, Attorney Yang has expertise in preparing and filing form I-485, DS-230/DS-260 applications for consular processing, I-829 petitions, and other related immigrant matters.
At Greenberg Traurig, Attorney Yang has experience in the business immigration and compliance practice group, along with the corporate and securities group. The firm has over 1,900 attorneys and government affairs professionals working in 38 offices across the world, including in the United States, Latin America, Europe, Asia, and the Middle East. A multidisciplinary firm, Greenberg Traurig works with clients to bridge diverse cultures and legal systems, with a focus on effective legal services and strategic advice.
After graduating from Shanghai University of Finance and Economics School of Law in 2010 with his LL.B., Attorney Yang went on to earn his LL.M. from Emory University School of Law in 2011. He is a member of the New York State Bar Association and is licensed to practice law in the State of New York. He also passed the national PRC judicial qualification examination in 2012. Attorney Yang has native fluency in Mandarin Chinese, and is fluent in Shanghainese Chinese and English.