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Peter Min-Su Kyung
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Peter Min-Su Kyung

Practice areas:

Immigration, Business

About Me

Mr. Kyung is a founding partner who was born and raised in Sacramento. His objective is to show the care, compassion, and concern necessary to assist clients in reaching their business and immigration related goals.


 


Mr. Kyung was determined to gain practical knowledge and experience in as many legal practice areas as possible. Through his past employment, he had the opportunity to assist individuals, state and federal officials, as well as state and corporate entities. After working with professionals and under-represented individuals alike, he returned to his fervent desire to focus his practice on immigration-related issues. His past experiences include:



  • McGeorge's Immigration Clinic

  • McGeorge's Victims Clinic

  • Legal Interpreter/Translator, McGeorge's Family Law Clinic

  • Office of the California Attorney General

  • UC Davis Health Systems – Legal Affairs Department

  • Jones Day

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Languages Spoken: Korean, Mandarin

Photos and Videos

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Practice Areas

Licensed since 2011

  1. Immigration: 99%
    4 years
  2. Business: 1%
    4 years

Payment

Fees:

Fixed (Sometimes), Retainer (Sometimes)

Payment Types:

Cash, Check, Credit Card

Attorney Endorsements

12 total 

  • Daniel Jacob Ogden

    Mr. Kyung is highly knowledgeable and professional attorney. He is an excellent choice for immigration law.

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    Daniel Ogden Real Estate Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

  • Justin W. Chong

    Peter Kyung is a trustworthy and sincere attorney who puts his clients interests before anything else. Mr. Kyung makes himself personally available and represents clients cases as if it was his own. Mr. Kyung has vast knowledge and experience in diverse areas of law, while being an expert in the areas of Immigration and Business Law. I have full confidence and would endorse Peter Kyung without hesitation.

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    Justin Chong Car Accidents Attorney
    Relationship: Friend

Contact Info

Sacramento Office

900 Howe Avenue
Suite 230
Sacramento, CA, 95825

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License
StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
CAActive201105/20/2015

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
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Awards
Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Dean's ListUniversity of the Pacific, McGeorge School of Law2011
Roger J. Traynor Honor SocietyRoger J. Traynor Honor Society2011
Witkin Award for Academic ExcellenceWitkin Legal Institute at Thomson Reuters2010
Dean's ListUniversity of the Pacific, McGeorge School of Law2010

Work Experience
TitleCompany NameDuration
Attorney/ShareholderCarson & Kyung, A Law Corporation2012 - Present
Law ClerkJones Day2011 - 2011
Certified Law StudentCLS - Immigration Clinic2010 - 2011
Certified Law StudentCLS - Victims Clinic2010 - 2010
Victims Resource and Referral Staff MemberVictims of Crime Resource Center2010 - 2011
Legal InternOffice of the California Attorney General2010 - 2010
Legal Interpreter/TranslatorCLS - Family Law Clinic2010 - 2010
Law ClerkUC Davis Health Systems – Legal Affairs Department2009 - 2009

Associations
Association NamePosition NameDuration
Sacramento County Bar Association, Lawyer Referral and Information Service CommitteeChair2012 - Present
Sacramento County Bar AssociationBoard Member2012 - Present
American Immigration Lawyers AssociationMember2012 - Present
American Immigration Laws Association (Northern California Chapter)Member2012 - Present
Asian Pacific Bar Association of SacramentoMember2012 - Present
Christian Legal SocietyMember2012 - Present
Christian Legal Society of Northern CaliforniaMember2012 - Present

Legal Cases
Case NameOutcome
Business LitigationSuccessful law and motion application defense.
Business AcquisitionClosed and assets transferred.
Business DisputeSuccessful defense

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Publications
Publication NameTitleDate
Carson & Kyung Law BlogMarriage-Based Immigration – “Bed Checks” to Expose Fraud2015
Carson & Kyung Law BlogSome H-4 Dependent Spouses Eligible for Employment in US2015
Carson & Kyung Law BlogFederal Judge Halts President Obama’s Executive Action on Immigration2015
Carson & Kyung Law BlogExpanded DACA Application Instructions Released Today February 11th2015
Carson & Kyung Law BlogForm I-864, Affidavit of Support Issues2015
Carson & Kyung Law BlogExpanded Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals Application Start Date: Feb 18th2015
Carson & Kyung Law BlogInformation on AB-60 Driver’s Licenses for Undocumented2015
Carson & Kyung Law BlogSection 245(i) – Possible Path to Citizenship for Unlawful Entry or Overstay2015
Carson & Kyung Law Blog3-Year DACA Approvals Begin2014
Carson & Kyung Law BlogNew Deferred Action Policies2014
Carson & Kyung Law BlogPresident Obama’s Immigration Action2014
Carson & Kyung Law BlogPresident Obama’s Potential Executive Actions on Immigration2014
Carson & Kyung Law BlogExecutive Immigration Action Expected as Early as Next Week2014
Carson & Kyung Law BlogPresident Obama Announces Visa Extensions for Chinese Citizens2014
Carson & Kyung Law BlogAnticipated Executive Immigration Action by President Obama in 20142014
Carson & Kyung Law BlogHumanitarian Reinstatement and 204(l) Relief2014
Carson & Kyung Law BlogChristmas Came Early: Priority Date for Spouses and Children of Lawful Permanent Residents Current2013
Carson & Kyung Law BlogUSCIS Implementation of DOMA Ruling2013
Carson & Kyung Law Blog8 Points from Gang of Eight's Immigration Bill2013
Carson & Kyung Law BlogZuckerberg (Facebook), Houston (LinkedIn) and Others Push for Comprehensive Immigration Reform2013
Carson & Kyung Law BlogNew Immigrant Fee Started on February 1st2013
Carson & Kyung Law BlogI-601A Provisional Waiver2013
Carson & Kyung Law BlogLegal Issues in the Sharing Economy2012
Carson & Kyung Law BlogContracts: Boring For You, Exciting For Us2012
Carson & Kyung Law BlogK-1 to Adjustment of Status Process2012

Education
School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
McGeorge SOL Univ of the PacificInternational LawJD - Juris Doctor2011
Univ of California DavisChinese; Political ScienceBA - Bachelor of Arts2007

Speaking Engagements
Conference NameTitleDate
SCBA Section Leadership InstituteIntroduction to the Lawyer Referral and Information Service2015
Legal Practice BootcampNuts and Bolts of Filing Pleadings2015
Q&A on Immigration PolicyImmigration2014
Small Business RoundtableBusiness Entities2012
Small Business RoundtableBusiness and Immigration Law2012
Carson & Kyung, ALC w/ The Art Institute of SacramentoStarting a business: the high cost of damage control vs. the low cost of preventative measures2012