About Jason Jia
Jason Jia is an immigration attorney and partner at Yerman and Jia, LLC. He works out of firm’s office located in the Financial District of New York City. Attorney Jia’s practice is focused on family-based and employment-based immigration matters. He has experience representing executives and managers, individuals of extraordinary ability, entertainers and artists, students, treaty investors, professionals, and EB-5 investors. He has also worked with clients in the entertainment, engineering, and manufacturing industries, along with scientists, entrepreneurs, and scientific researchers.
In particular, Attorney Jia concentrates his practice on matters related to EB-5 green cards. He has extensive experience in the preparation and filing of Form I-526 and Form I-829 – both for the regional center investment option and the direct investment option. He is also skilled in helping foreign investors identify potential projects for EB-5 investment, including opportunities in corporate franchises. Beyond EB-5, Attorney Jia works with corporate clients in regards to fund and business entity formation, contract disputes, cross-border real estate investments, commercial litigation and arbitration, and applications for trademarks.
Attorney Jia completed his Juris Doctor at Brooklyn Law School. During his time there, he served as an intern at the District Attorney’s office in Kings County, where he prosecuted misdemeanor cases under the Bureau Chief’s supervision. In addition, he worked at the Safe Harbor Clinic as a student attorney, in which capacity he earned a favorable decision for his client. Attorney Green also received his B.S. in management science and his B.A. in international studies from the University of California, San Diego, graduating with honors.
Attorney Jia is actively admitted to the New Jersey and New York State Bars. His professional memberships include the New York City Bar Association, the Asian American Bar Association of New York, the American Immigration Lawyers Association, and New York County Bar Association. He is bilingual in English and Mandarin.