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Carolyn Choi

Carolyn Choi

Practice areas:

Immigration

About Me

Carolyn Choi has expertise in business and family immigration law, having practiced in Silicon Valley since 1990. She was awarded a J.D. from the School of Law at the University of California, Los Angeles, in 1990, and a B.A. degree in English and Psychology from Rice University in 1981. Ms. Choi is past Chair of the Santa Clara Valley Chapter of the American Immigration Lawyers Association and past Chair of the Santa Clara County Bar Association Immigration Section.

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Practice Areas

Licensed since 1990

  1. Immigration: 100%

Payment

Payment Types:

Cash, Check

Attorney Endorsements

9 total 

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    Ms. Carolyn Choi is a highly knowledgeable and very well respected business immigration attorney. With over two decades of experience in the field, Carolyn has the ability to counsel corporate clients as well as individuals through the toughest of circumstances. She is passionate about the law and is always available for her clients.

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    Claire Hamano Immigration Attorney
    Relationship: Worked for lawyer

  • Millie-Ann Marquez-Li Sumcad

    Carolyn has been an immigration attorney for more than 20 years. She is very knowledgeable and experienced. She is an excellent attorney and I would not hesitate to endorse her.

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    Millie-Ann Sumcad Immigration Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Contact Info

ROSE CARSON KAPLAN CHOI & WHITE LLP

445 Sherman Avenue, Suite T
Palo Alto, CA, 94306-1839

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License
StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
CAActive199002/26/2015

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
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Awards
Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Outstanding Service AwardN/A1996

Work Experience
TitleCompany NameDuration
Attorney at LawRose Carson Kaplan Choi & White, LLP2007 - Present
Attorney at LawAllen, Choi & Do, LLP2003 - 2007
Senior AttorneyLaw Office of Karen Tietjen Allen2002 - 2002
Attorney at LawShoji & Yap, LLP2001 - 2002
Corporate CounselRightworks Corporation2000 - 2001
Sole ProprietorLaw Offices of Carolyn Choi1998 - 2000
Attorney at LawChoi & Coran1993 - 1998
Associate AttorneyPolly A. Webber & Associates1990 - 1993

Associations
Association NamePosition NameDuration
National Asian Pacific American Bar Association (Minnesota chapter)Member2007 - Present
American Immigration Lawyers AssociationChair, Santa Clara Valley Chapter1995 - 1996
Santa Clara County Bar AssociationChair, Immigration Law Section1992 - 1994
American Immigration Lawyers AssociationMember1990 - Present
Santa Clara County Bar AssociationMember1990 - Present
State Bar of CaliforniaMember1990 - Present

Legal Cases
Case NameOutcome
Matter of *Name Not Provided*Denial Reversed
Matter of *Name Not Provided*Appeal Sustained

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Publications
Publication NameTitleDate
Emerging Issues in Immigration LawAssociate Editor1991
Pacific Basin Law JournalApplication of a Cultural Defense in Criminal Proceedings1990
David Stanton Manual on Labor CertificationStrategic Planning for the I-140 PetitionN/A

Education
School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
University of California at Los Angeles School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor1990
Rice UniversityPsychologyBA - Bachelor of Arts1981
Rice UniversityEnglishBA - Bachelor of Arts1981

Speaking Engagements
Conference NameTitleDate
California Chapters ConferenceLabor Certification1996
California Chapters ConferenceFamily Immigration1995
AILA Annual ConferenceEthics1995