About Tatyana Edwards-Behar
Tatyana A. Edwards-Behar is an EB-5 immigration lawyer and a co-founder of the Behar International Counsel, PLC, an immigration law firm that has offices in West Los Angeles and San Diego. Attorney Edwards-Behar and her associates handle and represent clients with cases in the area of U.S. immigration law. Attorney Edwards-Behar has 10 years of experience in handling and assisting clients with immigration and nationality law concerns.
Behar International Counsel, PLC provides assistance to clients coming from various U.S. states and other countries, and is one of the most in-demand immigration law firms in the region due to its high success rate. The firm has been present since 1993, and has since helped thousands of clients with their visa and green card applications, business immigration, and other issues concerning nationalization and U.S. immigration law. The firm’s services include deportation defense services, consular services, assistance in nonimmigrant and family-based immigrant visas, which include P-1, O-1, L-1, H-1B, R-1, and K-1, treaty investor (E-2) and trader (E-2) visas, and employment-based visas. The firm also provides consular assistance to individuals applying for nonimmigrant visas.
Attorney Edwards-Behar is also an immigrant; she was born and raised in Moscow, Russia and migrated to the United States with her family. As an immigrant, she understands the difficulty of meeting the requirements of U.S. immigration law. Due to her experiences, attorney Edwards-Behar decided to dedicate her time to helping immigrants. As an immigration lawyer, she has helped families reunite, professionals and skilled workers work legally in the United States, and investors and businesses operate in the country legally.
Attorney Edwards-Behar completed her Bachelor of Arts in economics at Moscow University. When her family migrated to the United States, she continued her studies and finished her Masters of Business Administration in finance at San Diego State University. She finished her Juris Doctor degree at the University of Utah School of Law.
Attorney Edwards-Behar is licensed to practice law in California. She can also represent her clients before the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit, Federal Courts of the Southern and Central Districts, and the California Supreme Court. She also regularly appears in Los Angeles, San Diego, Lancaster, Seattle, Las Vegas and El Centro immigration courts of federal jurisdiction.
Aside from helping immigrants, attorney Edwards-Behar is a notary public, licensed realtor, and host of a radio talk show that covers various issues about nationality and U.S. immigration law. She also writes articles about U.S. immigration, which are published in various national publications. She was the treasurer of the American Immigration Lawyers Association California Chapter for two years.
Being born and raised in Russia, attorney Edwards-Behar is bilingual. She can converse well in both English and Russian.