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Karen Caco is a leading EB-5 Regional Center lawyer and Consular Processing expert. She speaks around the world about US immigration, EB-5 Regional Center investments and EB-5 Green Cards, Business Immigration and Consular Processing. She is the only immigration attorney in the world to visit and film the various Regional Centers in the United States and as a result is extremely knowledgeable about the inner workings of Regional Centers and their projects. Miss Caco assists investors from all over the world with their EB-5 Green Card applications and also helps form Regional Centers and obtain USCIS designation approvals for them. She works with corporations and individuals to plan their immigration strategies and travels around the world to assist with both immigrant and non-immigrant visa processing at the US Consulates and Embassies. While she is involved in all facets of immigration law, her area of concentration lies in business immigration, EB-5 Green Cards, worldwide consular assistance, work visas specifically L1, E2 and H-1B visas, and complex appeals. She has served on the American Immigration Lawyers Association (AILA) EB-5 executive committee and the executive committee for the Association to Invest in the USA (IIUSA). She has been interviewed many times by local and state newspapers on immigration issues as well as NBC and ABC.  


Miss Caco received her law degree from Widener University School of Law in Wilmington, Delaware. She is also a certified mediator, arbitrator and dispute resolutionist, having received her training and certification from Pepperdine University School of Law (Strauss Institute). Miss Caco is admitted to practice before the United States Supreme Court and is a member in good standing of the Florida Bar and the District of Columbia (DC). Her bar memberships and associations include the Florida Supreme Court and Florida Bar Association; District of Columbia Bar Court of Appeals; Washington, D.C. Bar Association; United States Supreme Court; the American Bar Association; and the United States District Court for the Middle district of Florida. 


Karen can be reached at 305-895-0300 or at


Languages Spoken: Spanish

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Practice Areas


  1. International Law: 50%
    14 years, 1 thousand cases
  2. Business: 50%
    14 years, 1 thousand cases



Fixed (Sometimes)

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Contact Info

International Immigration Services, PA

568 9th Street South.
Suite. 283
Naples, FL, 34102


DCActive 201007/19/2014

Professional Misconduct

This lawyer was disciplined by a state licensing authority.

  1. Suspension with Conditions
    issued in FL, 2014


    This means an attorney lost his or her license to practice law for a period of time. The attorney typically returns to practicing law when the suspension expires.

  2. Suspension with Conditions
    issued in FL, 2013


    This means an attorney lost his or her license to practice law for a period of time. The attorney typically returns to practicing law when the suspension expires.

Avvo Contributions
Legal Answers
Association NamePosition NameDuration
IIUSA - The Association to Invest In AmericaMembership Committee2009 - Present
American Immigration Lawyers AssociationN/AN/A
Legal Cases
Case NameOutcome
I-829 Removal of Conditions ApplicationsI-526 and I-829 Cases Approved!
See all Legal Cases 
School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
Pepperdine University School of LawADRDispute Resolution Certification2000
Widener University School of LawLawJD - Juris DoctorN/A
Speaking Engagements
Conference NameTitleDate
Advanced Interactive Immigration WorkshopI-829 Removal of Conditions Issues - the all important 3rd step to the EB5 process2012
2012 Panama City Investment ForumImmigration Options for Foreign Nationals2012
2012 Miami EB-5 Investment ForumEB-5 Regional Center designation applications2012
South Africa Trade MissionEB-5 Green Cards and Other Immigration Options (Work Visas) for the US2011
Marco Island Realtors Annual LuncheonImmigration Options For Foreign Nationals That Every Realtor Must Know2011
International World Real Estate SummitEB-5 Green Cards and Work Visas for the US2011
Immigration Speaking EventImmigration Options and Deportation Issues for Employees2011
Central Plains Womens Dairy ExpoEB-5 Green Cards and Immigration Essentials (for farm owners and their employees)2011
Bonita Springs Realtors EventImmigration Options For Foreign Nationals That Every Realtor Must Know2011
AILA Teleconference - Ohio ChapterEB-5 Green Cards: Eliminating the Fear Factor2011
A Guide to EB-5 InvestmentEB-5: Considerations in Preparing and Filing the I-829 Applicatioin2011
25th Annual AILA Central Florida Chapter SeminarBusiness Strategies for Growth in E2 or L1 cases (and EB-5)2011
2011 San Diego EB-5 Boot CampEB-5 Petitions: A 3 Step Process2011
EB-5 Foreign Investor SeminarEB-5 Foreign Investment2008