About Larry J Behar, Esq
Larry J. Behar is an EB-5 immigration attorney and one of the leading EB-5 visa authorities in the United States. He institutes creative business immigration solutions and regularly represents multinational companies, investors, professionals, entrepreneurs, and fulfills family reunifications by using the EB-5 visa program. Attorney Behar’s business and cultural acumen, linguistic skills and understanding of complex immigration issues make him extremely sought after by U.S. investors and developers seeking equity capital in order to create jobs and projects.
Attorney Behar created the EB-5 dream team with the support of his experienced legal team. This group of EB-5 professionals provides hands on guidance and expertise throughout the entire EB-5 process for both the regional center sponsor and the investor. Attorney Behar has strived to make Behar Law Group a one stop shop for EB-5 professionals, including SEC attorneys, IT and marketing experts, business plan writers, immigration authorities and economists.
Attorney Behar earned his undergraduate degree from McGill University in Montreal, Canada, where he was raised. He then earned a degree in civil law from the University of Montreal and subsequently earned his common law degree from Nova Southeastern University in 1979 in Fort Lauderdale. He speaks French, Spanish and English and has visited over 40 U.S. consulates and embassies across the world. His practice has represented 36 various nationalities.
Attorney Behar continues to work directly with investors and agents from around the world as well as with EB-5 Regional Center clients. He has expanded Behar Law Group for new approvable EB-5 uses and utilizes his creativity to ensure that each project is both viable and fully understood by all applicable parties.
Answers to EB-5 67 Questions Answered
- Do all immigrant investors have to invest through EB-5 Regional Centers?
- What are the most common problems that EB-5 visa applicants face?
- What is the processing time for the I-526 application?
- Can investors from Vietnam participate in the EB-5 visa program?
- Are there EB-5 Regional Centers in the biotechnology or pharmaceutical sectors?
- Can an illegal immigrant qualify for an EB-5 visa?
- Does USCIS give a receipt upon receiving EB-5 visa materials?
- How much capital needs to be initially deposited with the Regional Center?
- How long will it take to get an EB-5 if I have a B1/B2 visa?
- How do I find a qualified EB-5 attorney?
- Has USCIS resolved the EB-5 tenant-occupancy issues?
- Are there business growth opportunities in the EB5 program?
- Would an EB-5 visa be a good option?
- Can I get my EB-5 visa if there are money transfer limits?
- When are EB-5 investments available to the business?
- Are EB-5 visas still being issued?
- Can EB-5 investors fund residential development?
- What kind of attorney do I need to create an EB-5 Regional Center?
- What is the processing time for the I-526 Petition?
- Can you attract EB-5 investors outside of a Targeted Employment Area?
- Will I have to go to an embassy interview to get an EB-5 visa?
- Can an EB-5 green card be granted to the partners managing a company?
- Could a healthcare provider raise capital through the EB-5 program?
- What types of EB-5 projects get approved?
- Is there a list of investors interested in the EB-5 program?
- Why is it difficult to get an EB-5 troubled business approved?
- How do we find EB-5 investors?
- Can multiple people pool their funds and talent to set up an EB-5 Regional Center?
- Will placing investors on an advisory board satisfy the direct management EB-5 visa requirements?
- Where can I find a list of EB-5 projects?
- Can I use a gift to get my EB-5 visa?
- Can people from any country get an EB-5 visa?
- Is there a limit on the number of projects an EB-5 Regional Center can have?
- How can I determine if my EB-5 project will qualify for TEA designation?
- Who are the best EB-5 migration agents?
- When can I move to the United States in the EB-5 visa process?
- Why are EB-5 investments regulated by the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC)?
- What is an EB-5 migration agent?
- Can EB-5 investors invest in a pre-existing business?
- How do I know which EB-5 Regional Centers have approved I-829s?
- Will I have to pay taxes if I am an investor in the EB-5 visa program?
- How do I attract EB-5 investors?
- Is an equity or debt investment better for the EB-5 visa program?
- Does the government provide financing options for EB-5 visa applicants?
- How can you prove source of funds for gifts in the EB-5 program?
- Do I have to be an accredited investor to qualify for an EB-5 Visa?
- Do you have to live near the EB-5 Regional Center that you invest in?
- Which family members can qualify for an EB-5 immigrant investor visa?
- Can I stay in the U.S. while going through the EB-5 program?
- What options are available if an EB-5 Regional Center application is denied?
- What kinds of businesses qualify for EB-5 visa investment?
- What is an EB-5 project?
- How long does it take to get a green card from the EB-5 program?
- What is the difference between U.S. citizenship and permanent residency?
- How do I know which EB-5 Regional Center I can invest in?
- How can you qualify as an EB-5 investor?
- How do I start the EB-5 Program application?
- Could we use the EB-5 program to acquire investors?
- Can I bring my family to the United States if I get an EB-5 visa?
- Can I apply for the EB-5 visa program if I overstayed my previous visa?
- Would the sale of existing commercial property qualify for the EB-5 Program?
- How can I determine EB-5 attorney success rates?
- Do I have to maintain U.S. residence to get an EB-5 visa?
- How many EB-5 visas are granted by the USCIS each year?
- How can we attract EB-5 investors?
- How do I know which EB-5 Regional Centers and projects are reliable?
- Can investments in apartments qualify for the EB-5 visa program?