About Mark Szu-Yu Chang
Mark Szu-Yu Chang exclusively practices immigration law as an attorney at Chang Law Firm, headquartered in Pasadena, Calif. Founded in 2010, the full-service immigration firm places special emphasis on handling complicated immigration matters and providing legal services related to the EB-5 investment visa program. Attorney Chang has experience guiding EB-5 investors through the green card process, including successfully filing and preparing the I-526 application.
Before founding Chang Law Firm, Attorney Chang developed his legal background as an attorney at law at a respected immigration law firm, where he handled a variety of immigration consultations ranging from USCIS family petition interviews, to E investor visas, to naturalization interviews, and more. He has also worked as a volunteer attorney for the Catholic Charities of Southern Nevada Immigration Services, and for the Los Angeles County Bar Association - Immigration Legal Assistant Project, along with the Los Angeles County Naturalization Consortium.
A member of the State Bars of New Mexico and the District of Columbia, Attorney Chang is also admitted to practice at the 9th Circuit Court of Appeals, the Court of International Trade, the United States Tax Court, and the United States Supreme Court. He is an AILA member, and from 2009 - 2010 served as the Nevada liaison for the New Member Division and as the American Immigration Council ambassador. He was also the Southern California liaison in 2010 and 2011 for the National Day of Action. Attorney Chang has been a member of the Board of Directors for both the Taiwanese American Lawyers Association and the Taiwan Benevolent Associations of California, and served as vice president for the Overseas Chinese Business Exchange.
In addition to his immigration law work, Attorney Chang is an active California real estate broker at Coldwell Banker George Realty, granting him unique insight into aspects of purchasing, selling, investment, and development. He earned his Bachelor of Arts in economics from the University of Tennessee, Knoxville. He then earned his Juris Doctor with a concentration in litigation from Western Michigan University Cooley Law School. Attorney Chang is bilingual in Mandarin and English.
Answers to EB-5 6 Questions Answered
- How can an EB-5 application be expedited?
- What qualifies as lawful source of funds documentation for EB-5?
- How will a spouse''s I-485 denial affect an EB-5 investor''s I-829?
- How can a regional center administer an ongoing EB-5 project?
- What areas in New York qualify for the $500,000 EB-5 investment?
- Do I need to invest before the I-526 petition is filed?