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Jared Chiyuen Leung

Jared Chiyuen Leung

Practice areas:


About Me

Specializing in the following areas:


  • Corporate Visas and Permanent Residence Processes:  H-1B, L1A, L1B, E-3, TN, Labor Certification

  • Corporate Compliance:  I-9 Training and Audits

  • EB-1 Categories:   EB1-A (Extraordinary Ability), EB-1B (Outstanding Researcher), and EB1-C (Multinational Manager)

  • Investor categories:  E-1, E-2, and EB-5,

  • Family cases:  Family sponsorship:  spouse, parents, siblings

  • Difficult consulate cases:  Prior and repeated denials; prior violation of US immigration status

  • New Categories:  DACA (Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals), I-601 Provisional Waiver


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Languages Spoken: Cantonese

Practice Areas

Licensed since 1996

  1. Immigration: 100%
    19 years, 1.5 thousand cases



Fixed (Always)

Payment Types:

Cash, Check, Credit Card

Attorney Endorsements

12 total 

  • Hector Angel Chichoni

    I fully endorse Jared Leung as an outstanding immigration lawyer in Phoenix, Arizona. Jared is extremely capable and professional.


    Hector Chichoni Immigration Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

  • David Asser

    I endorse Jared as an excellent immigration lawyer. He is a pleasure to work with, honest, diligent and always thinking in the best interest of his clients.


    David Asser Immigration Attorney
    Relationship: Co-worker

Contact Info

Fennemore Craig

2394 East Camelback Road, Suite 600
Phoenix, AZ, 85016


AZActive 200203/12/2015

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo Contributions
Legal Answers
Award NameGrantorDate Granted
International Who's Who of Corporate Immigration LawyerWho's Who2014
Top Valley Lawyer (Immigration)North Valley Magazine2013
Who's Who of Corporate Immigration LawyersWho's Who Legal2012
Top Valley Lawyers (Immigration)North Valley Magazine2012
Top 3000Lawdragon2010

Work Experience
TitleCompany NameDuration
DirectorFennemore Craig2013 - Present
Of CounselFennemore Craig, PC2010 - 2012
Senior Supervising AttorneyPearl Law Group2008 - 2009
Senior U.S. Immigration AttorneyFragomen, Del Rey, Bernsen & Loewy, LLP2006 - 2008
Senior CounselLittler Mendelson Bacon & Dear2003 - 2006
AssociateLittler Mendelson2001 - 2003
AssociateFragomen, Del Rey, Bernsen & Loewy, LLP2000 - 2001
Senior Immigration ConsultantDeloitte & Touche1999 - 2000
AssociateMcMurray, McMurray, Dale & Parkinson1997 - 1999

Association NamePosition NameDuration
American Immigration Lawyers AssociationPresident - Bangkok District Chapter2014 - Present
Arizona Asian American Bar AssociationPresident2014 - Present
American Immigration Lawyers AssociationMember, Board of Governors2014 - Present
Desert SoundsBoard of Directors2013 - Present
Arizona Asian American Bar AssociationVice President2013 - 2014
Asian Real Estate Association of AmericaBoard of Directors, Legal Counsel2013 - 2014
Arizona Asian American Bar AssociationMember - Board of Directors2012 - 2013
American Immigration Lawyers Association (Rome District chapter)Member, Communications Committee2012 - 2013
American Immigration Lawyers Association (Rome District Chapter)Member - Liaison Committee2012 - 2013
American Immigration Lawyers Association (Bangkok District Chapter)Chair, Consulate Liaison Committee2012 - 2014
American Immigration Lawyers Association (Bangkok District Chapter)Member - Steering Committee2012 - 2014
American Immigration Lawyers Association (Rome District chapter)Member - Department of State Committee2011 - 2012
American Immigration Lawyers AssociationMember, Business Immigration Committee2011 - 2013
American Immigration Lawyers Association (Rome District Chapter)Member of DHS Liaison Committee2010 - 2011
American Chamber of Commerce in Hong KongNo current position; past positions-mbr of Law and HR Committees2007 - 2013
National Asian Pacific American Bar AssociationCo-Chair, Immigration Committee2007 - Present
American Immigration Lawyers Association (Arizona chapter)Various volunteer positions2000 - Present

Publication NameTitleDate
AILA Immigration Practice ToolboxLabor Certification Case Analysis Form and PERM Procedural Checklist2013
AILA Bangkok District Chapter NewsletterAn Alarming Trend – Attorneys Not Welcome Everywhere!!!2013
Fennemore Immigration BlogIt’s in the Handbook, Man! I-9 Tips from ICE, Right at Your Fingertips2012
Maricopa County Bar Association Monthly NewsletterI Now Have a “Real” Work Permit2012
The Consular Practice HandbookUpdated: Obtaining Nonimmigrant U.S. Visas in China: How to Make a Good First Impression2012
Real Estate Law 360Trouble Brewing For EB-5 Investment Immigration2012
AILA Rome District ChapterQ&As with NIV Chief at U.S. Consulate in Shanghai, China2012
Asian Real Estate, The Official Publication of the Asian Real Estate Association of AmericaThe Immigrant Investor EB-5 Program. A Practical Guide For Real Estate Professionals2011
Bender's Immigration Bulletin Daily EditionYour Undocumented Workers May be Bugging You2011
Asian Real Estate, The Official Publication of the Asian Real Estate Association of AmericaThe Immigrant Investor EB-5 Program. A Practical Guide For Real Estate Professionals2011
When in Rome, AILA Rome District Chapter NewsletterQuick NIV Pointers for the US Consulate in Guangzhou2010
When In Rome, AILA Rome District Chapter NewsletterQuick Practice Pointers for NIV and IV Interviews2010
The Consular Practice HandbookObtaining Nonimmigrant U.S. Visas in China: How to Make a Good First Impression2010

School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
Brigham Young University - J. Reuben Clark Law SchoolLawJD - Juris Doctor1996
Brigham Young UniversityEnglish LiteratureBA - Bachelor of Arts1992

Speaking Engagements
Conference NameTitleDate
Student Information Meeting• Employment Options for International Students2015
State Bar of Arizona Spring Training for Lawyers 2015• Perspectives on Diversity in the Legal Profession in Arizona2015
National Webinar• Cross-Border Migrations; Immigration = Opportunity2015
AILA Bangkok District Chapter Conference• Best Practices for Family and Business Immigration Practitioners2015
AILA Bangkok District Chapter Conference• Prevalent Issues Affecting Families, K-1s, LGBTs, and Surrogacy2015
State Bar of Arizona 2014 Convention, Tucson, AZThe Changing Face of Law Firm Partnerships2014
National WebinarCompeting for Investors on a Global Scale – Investment Visas2014
Embry-Riddle Aeronautical UniversityEmployment Options for International Students Before and After Graduation2014
Asian Pacific American Law Student Association First Annual BanquetKeynote Speaker2014
Arizona State Bar CLE SnippetsWhat’s the Difference Between Visa2014
Arizona State Bar CLE SnippetsBasic Visas for Entrepreneurs2014
AILA Rome District Spring ConferenceKnow Before You Go – Post Comparisons2014
AILA Annual Convention, Boston, MAWorking with Consulates and Embassies2014
Student SeminarEmployment Options for International Students Before and After Graduation2013
Student SeminarVisa Options for International Students2013
Seminars for School leadershipDeferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) and Comprehensive Immigration Reform Presentation2013
NAPABA Southwest Regional ConferenceImmigration Law Update2013
NAPABA Northeast Regional ConferenceCommon Sense Immigration Reform2013
NAPABA National ConventionComprehensive Immigration Reform – What it Means to APA Communities2013
NAPABA National ConventionKeeping the Momentum: Adjusting to the Challenges of Immigration Reform in the APA Community2013
Member SeminarU.S. EB-5 Program: Jobs for Arizona, Funds for Project Development and Immigration Incentives for Global Investors2013
J. Reuben Clark Law Society Annual ConferenceImpact of U.S. Immigration Policy and Politics the LDS Business and Religious Communities2013
AREAA Trade Mission to ManilaEB5 Visa / Investor’s Visa2013
APRECE ConferenceUS Visa and Green Card Options for Investors2013
American Immigration Lawyers Association (AILA) Annual ConferenceVisa Strategies for Foreign Entrepreneurs and Start-Up Companies2013
AILA May PodcastNIV Options After Giving Up Permanent Residence2013
The EB-5 Summit for Attorneys and DevelopersLegally and Effectively Marketing Projects Domestically and Abroad2012
Public Seminar in Chengdu, ChinaStudent Visa and EB-5 Investor Immigrant Program2012
NAPABA Annual ConferenceWhen Immigration and Criminal Law Meet2012
Global Real Estate Forum, California Association of Realtors® ConferenceExpand Your Global Business through EB-5 Investment Immigration Program2012
Global Legal Forum“Immigration, Taxation and Transactions”2012
CLEWhere is SB1070 Now and Who are the “Dreamers?”2012
National Association of REALTORS® Conference - Washington, DCBuilding an International Real Estate Business with Asia2011
NAPABA Annual ConventionBirthright Citizenship & the 14th Amendments: Facts, Consequences & Policy Considerations2011
International Mixer - San Diego, CAThe EB5 Visa Program. Learn How International Clients Gain Permanent Immigrant Status & Increase Your Global Real Estate Opportunities2011
Immigration 101 - Washington, D.C.Understanding U.S. Immigration Law and Legal Systems2011
AILA Rome District Spring Conference - Frankfurt, GermanyNonimmigrant Visas in the Age of Austerity2011
AILA Rome District Autumn Conference - London, UKGlobal Immigration Panel2011
ACIP's 36th Annual Symposium - Washington, DCHaving Cake & Eating It Too: Helping Employees Acquire & Retain LPR/Citizenship Status While Working Abroad2011
ACIP Conference - Washington DCStarting the Permanent Residence Process: Labor Certification (PERM) & The I-140 Petition; Adjustment of Status or Consular Processing2011
• NAHREP/AREAA National Real Estate and Marketing Conference - Las Vegas, NVBuilding a International Real Estate Business with Asia and Latin America2010
Maricopa County Bar Association CLE - Phoenix, AZTop Ten Things You Need to Know When Advising Employers on Immigration Matters2010
AILA Rome District Fall Conference - Paris, FranceNIV Processing2010