About David Chapman
David Chapman is an EB-5 immigration attorney and founder of the Chapman Immigration Law Group, located in Fargo, N.D. Attorney Chapman concentrates his practice on immigration law, constitutional law, legal ethics and malpractice. He has over 13 years of experience practicing law. Through the years, attorney Chapman has expanded his service base to include services regarding professional responsibility and constitutional law.
Chapman Immigration Law Group serves to assist individuals, employers and businesses in choosing the best immigration strategies to accomplish their goals. The firm has experience in both transaction-based practice and immigration litigation. The firm has successfully represented clients before the Administrative Appeals Office, the Board of Immigration Appeals, and both state and federal trial and appellate courts. Chapman Immigration Law Group utilizes a state of the art online case management system that allows clients to be updated on their case progress, gather documents and answer questionnaires. Clients are able to scan and upload documents, which allows the firm to represent clients from distant locations.
Attorney Chapman is especially skilled in the area of immigration law. He has experience advising clients on a variety of issues related to employment and business based visas, such as assistance with compliance audits, hiring noncitizens and representation relating to immigration law enforcement. Attorney Chapman is able to utilize his personal experience as an immigrant and naturalized citizen to aid his clients in family based immigration. He has experience handling a wide range of immigration issues, such as cases involving criminal charges and convictions related to immigration law.
Attorney Chapman is active in the immigration law community and is a member of numerous professional associations. He holds membership in the Texas, North Dakota and Minnesota State Bar Associations, the Federalist Society, the American Immigration Lawyers Association (AILA), the American Bar Association (ABA), the Animal Legal Defense Fund (ALDF), the Association of Professional Responsibility Lawyers and the ABA Center for Professional Responsibility.
In 1992, attorney Chapman graduated, with honors, from the University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, Canada with a Bachelor of Arts degree. In 1995, he received his Juris Doctor with distinction from the University of North Dakota. During his time at law school, he received a number of awards and recognitions, including inclusion on the Dean’s list and an award for Best Respondent Oralist from the Moot Court Association.
Attorney Chapman is also accomplished and recognized in the field of U.S. immigration law. He received a letter of recognition for his pro bono work from the American Bar Association, along with a certificate of recognition for participation in the BIA Pro Bono Project from the U.S. Department of Justice. He has served as a frequent speaker and has also written extensively on immigration related topics. He has also discussed U.S. immigration as a guest on radio in the United States and Canada.