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Christopher Ming Peng

Christopher Ming Peng

Practice areas:

Immigration, Criminal Defense, Business

About Me

The Law Office of Christopher Peng

At my office, we believe in focused, passionate representation of our clients. Exceptional service is what we strive for, as well as a dilligent defense and representation.  We are always open and direct with our clients.  Consultations are always free and there is never any obligation.  Please call us and schedule an appointment today!  


Our office has a focus on Immigration Law, Criminal Law, Business Law and General Practice.  


Immigration Law

Family Petitions / I-130; I-485; Consular Process; Interviews

Residency / Green Cards / I-90

Citizenship / N-400; N-600

Special Immigrants & I-360

Waivers / I-601



I-751 Removal of Conditions

Deportation Defense / Removal Defense


Cancellation of Removal

U-Visa / P-Visa ; Victims of Crime

I-290B Motion to Reopen/Reconsider



Employment / Investment Immigration Law

H1B, H1A, H2A, H2B - Temporary Worker Permit

EB1A, EB1B, EB1C - Multinational Executive / Skilled Workers

TN Visas

L1A L1B - Intra-Company Transfers 

E-2 Treaty Investor Visas

EB-5 Regional Centers / Self Directed

Full Comprehensive Business Formations and Operating Analysis

Full USCIS Comprehensive Business Plans


Regional Center Consultants

I-924 Comprehensive Administration / Filing / Consulting

Regional Center EB-5 Formation and Consulting

Comprehensive EB-5 Business Planning

Regional Center Feasiblity Studies

Census Tract / Economic Analysis Consultation

Industry Viability Studies

Vast experience in China, with multiple industry immigration partners in China.


Criminal Law

All Misdemeanor Criminal Defense


Possession of Marijuana

Theft / Larceny


Criminal Mischief

False ID

ANY Misdemeanor


Felony Cases

Felony DWI


Possession of Controlled Substance


We handle any and all MTR Motion to Revoke probation hearings, parole blue warrant hearings, expunctions or motions of nondisclosure!  Have your record sealed.


Please see our webpage for more details on the legal services we offer!


I strive to set myself apart from my colleagues, by ensuring hard work, dedication, passion, and most of all honesty and trust.  I am your advocate, and I fight for your interests, always.  I never take for granted an opportunity I receive.  


Thanks for visiting!


We also speak fluent Chinese!



I'm also a passionate musician, proud husband, father and Texan.  Check out my band Destruction Evolution!  


Languages Spoken: Mandarin, Spanish

Photos and Videos

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Practice Areas

Licensed since 2010

  1. Immigration: 80%
    5 years
  2. Criminal Defense: 15%
    5 years
  3. Business: 5%
    5 years



Fixed (Sometimes), Retainer (Sometimes), Free Consultation (60 minutes)

Payment Types:

Cash, Check, Credit Card

Attorney Endorsements

33 total 

  • Alejandro E. Garcia

    Chris is an excellent attorney. He is very thorough and takes care of his clients. I highly endorse.


    Alejandro Garcia Immigration Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

  • Brian Thomas Powers

    Chris Peng is the kind of lawyer you're praying for when you've tried calling your attorney twenty times this week. He's the first one in and the last one out at the office. Further, his compassion towards every case makes every client believe their case is the only thing in his world. Chris understands that a criminal and immigration case in someone's life is paramount and he puts the full force of his education and skill in helping every client to their most favorable end. I highly recommend him for any of your legal issues.


    Brian Powers Domestic Violence Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Contact Info

Law Office of Christopher Peng

319 S. Flores
Suite #107
San Antonio, TX, 78204



TXEligible To Practice In Texas 201008/25/2015

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.

Avvo Contributions

Legal Answers


Award NameGrantorDate Granted
San Antonio's Best Lawyers 2015 - ImmigrationS.A. Scene2015
2014 Top Contributor - ImmigrationAvvo2014
2014 Client's Choice AwardAvvo2014
Pro Bono Service AwardSt. Mary's University School of Law2010

Work Experience

TitleCompany NameDuration
AttorneyLaw Office of Christopher Peng2014 - Present
AttorneyGutierrez Law Firm2011 - 2014
Teaching AssistantSt Mary's University School Of Law2009 - 2010
Student AttorneySt. Mary's University School of Law2008 - 2009


Association NamePosition NameDuration
Alamo Asian Chamber of CommerceMember2014 - Present
San Antonio Bar AssociationMember2011 - Present
Texas Young Lawyers AssociationMember2010 - Present
State Bar of TexasMember2010 - Present

Legal Cases

Case NameOutcome
Ameri-Link Capital Regional CenterUSCIS Approval; July 2013

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Publication NameTitleDate BlogEB-5 Regional Center Visas – Complexities and Issues in 20142014


School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
St. Marys University School of LawN/ADoctor of Jurisprudence/Juris Doctor (J.D.)2010
Peking UniversityNoneLanguage and Culture Certification2007
University of Texas at AustinEconomicsBA - Bachelor of Arts2006

Speaking Engagements

Conference NameTitleDate
ALRCRC - ChongQing SeminarEB-5 Investments2013
ALCRC - Shanghai SeminarEB-5 Investments2013
ALCRC - Beijing SeminarEB-5 Investments2013
Asociacion de Empresarios MexicanosEmployment & Investment Visas2012