About Richard A Gump, Jr
Richard Gump is an EB-5 immigration attorney and founder of the Law Offices of Richard A. Gump, Jr., located in Dallas. Attorney Gump focuses his practice on international law, with an emphasis on authorized employment and immigration. Attorney Gump has practiced law in Dallas for over 40 years and has a substantial background in personal and business visas for overseas individuals and immigration-associated risk assessment and compliance. Attorney Gump offers many services, including immigrant and nonimmigrant visas for professionals and investors, and mergers and acquisitions concerning immigration matters.
Attorney Gump has been titled Texas Super Lawyer for nearly a decade in the field of immigration and has been featured in Texas Monthly Magazine for the past nine years. He has also been acknowledged in Chambers America’s Leading lawyers for Business and the International Who’s Who of Business and Corporate Immigration Lawyers. He has been selected by his peers as one of the Best Lawyers in America in Immigration Law. Furthermore, attorney Gump is indexed as a top-notch attorney in Texas Lawyer’s Go-to-Guide.
Attorney Gump is part of a number of associations, including the Federal Bar Association, the Dallas Bar Association, the American Immigration Lawyers Association (AILA), the State Bar of Texas, and the International Bar Association. Under the Immigration Reform and Control Act of 1986, Attorney Gump took care of the first employer sanctions in the Southwestern United States.
Throughout 40 years as a lawyer, attorney Gump has offered his services as planning chairman of AILA (Texas Chapter), committee chairman for the Advanced Immigration & Nationality Law Conference of the State Bar of Texas, committee chairman for the USCIS Texas Service Center, Immigration and Nationality Law Conference planning committee member, member of AILA’s Compliance Audit Standards Committee, Member of the World Affairs Council, and more.
Attorney Gump received his Bachelor of Arts in government from the University of Texas and his Juris Doctorate from the University of Texas School of Law. He is admitted to practice law before the U.S. Department of Homeland Security, The U.S. Department of Justice, all Texas state courts, and all federal immigration-related agencies and courts.
Answers to EB-5 52 Questions Answered
- Can I withdraw a pending I-829 application and re-apply for another type of green card while in the U.S.?
- How can I use jobs created at different locations of a direct investment for I-829?
- How are EB-5 loans usually positioned in a capital stack?
- What are the challenges faced by immigrants with an E-2 visa who want to apply for EB-5?
- Is it safer for an immigrant investor to invest in an ongoing EB-5 project or a newly established one?
- How can I make my real estate investment work for the EB-5 Immigrant Investor Program?
- Who is required to create the 10 EB-5 jobs?
- When will the minimum EB-5 investment amount change?
- Which countries are restricted from the EB-5 visa?
- How safe can the EB 5 visa investment be?
- What are the financial requirements for an EB-5 green card?
- How many investments are acceptable for EB-5?
- How can a E-2 investor eventually apply for EB-5?
- How does USCIS send out RFEs for investors in an EB-5 project?
- What is the difference between an indirect and a direct EB-5 job?
- When must a direct investor have an EB-5 business plan?
- How will a delay in I-485 processing impact the I-829?
- When can I get my EB-5 investment back?
- How can a conditional permanent resident apply for citizenship?
- What types of businesses can obtain EB-5 funding?
- How will missing due diligence info affect an EB-5 application?
- What is the status of dependents after I-526 approval?
- What is the definition of EB-5 investment?
- How will an EB-5 application affect CPT, OPT, and H-1B?
- When can unmarried children over 21 get a green card?
- How do I do due diligence on EB-5 regional center projects?
- How much of the business must the EB-5 investor own?
- How does USCIS view EB-5 investment funds earned from bitcoins?
- How many other EB-5 investors will be in a regional center project?
- What can an employer pay for on the EB-5 application?
- Why did I-526 denials increase in 2016?
- When can I add my husband to my EB-5 application?
- What is the difference between USCIS and the NVC?
- How will an EB-5 visa help dependents who have overstayed?
- How does a direct EB-5 investor get a TEA certified?
- How can a charity participate in the EB-5 program?
- Who can get a green card with the main EB-5 investor?
- When is an I-526 petition considered filed?
- What is the difference between the EB-5 investment amounts?
- How are employees selected for jobs created by EB-5 investment?
- What are the sourcing requirements for the EB-5 admin fee?
- What happens if I make two EB-5 investments?
- When does a regional center start accessing the EB-5 funds?
- How can a couple apply for both EB-5 and student visas?
- What incentives can regional centers offer EB-5 investors?
- What is my status during an appeal against H-1B termination?
- How can I obtain an EB-5 visa with a passive investment?
- What sector can an EB-5 investment be in?
- When must EB-5 regional center fees be paid?
- When does the period for continuous residence for naturalization begin?
- What are the conditions for I-829 approval?
- Where are EB-5 regional centers located?