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Angeline Chen is an attorney and sole practitioner focusing on immigration law.  Ms. Chen received her Juris Doctorate from the University of Pennsylvania Law School, an Ivy League school ranking in the top 10.  In addition, she received a Certificate of Study from the School of Business and Public Policy at Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania School of Business. She graduated cum laude from University of California, Irvine, where she earned her Bachelor of Arts in Sociology, with a minor in Philosophy and Criminology, Law and Society. 

She is a member of Phi Beta Kappa, the American Immigration Lawyers Association (AILA), the Los Angeles County Bar Association (LACBA) and a board member of the YWCA Foothill-Pasadena Chapter YWCA, an advisory board member of Kaslem Mandala.  From 2004 to the end of 2007, Ms. Chen served as a Board Member and National Representative to the Los Angeles Chapter for the National Asian Pacific American Women’s Forum (NAPAWF).  She speaks English, Spanish and Mandarin and Hakka Chinese.


Languages spoken: Mandarin, Spanish, English

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Practice areas


  1. Immigration: 100%
    13 years



Hourly ($250-395/hour), Fixed (sometimes), Free consultation (30 minutes)

Payment types:

Cash, Check

Attorney endorsements

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  • Navid Dayzad

    Angeline Chen is a dedicated immigration attorney with passion, smarts, and personality. She gets results for clients!


    Navid Dayzad Immigration Attorney
    Relationship: Worked together on matter

  • Dennis A Huang

    Angeline is a dedicated immigration attorney with expertise in eb5 matters. She is a well respected lawyer in the immigraton field and we recommend her without reservation.


    Dennis Huang Estate planning Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Contact info

The Law Offices of Carl Shusterman

600 Wilshire Blvd.
Ste 1550
Los Angeles, CA, 91106


We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
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Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
AttorneyLaw Offices of Carl Shusterman2015 - Present
OwnerThe Law Offices of Angeline Chen2004 - 2015
Associatelaw Office of Alan Diamante2003 - 2004
Association namePosition nameDuration
Los Angeles County Bar AssociationMember2010 - Present
YWCA - Pasadena Foothill ChapterBoard Member2010 - Present
American Immigration Lawyers AssociationMember2003 - Present
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
University of Pennsylvania Law SchoolN/AJD - Juris DoctorN/A
University of California - IrvineN/AOther - BachelorsN/A
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
Immigration 101 for EmployersImmigration Law2016
Adelante Mujer Latina ConferenceWomen and the Law2016
Adelante Mujer Latina Conferencedeferred action and immigration reform2016
DACA/DAPA Presentation to City of BellDACA/DAPA2015
Adelante Mujer Latina ConferenceDeferred Action2015
DREAM WorkshopDeferred Action for Childhood Arrivals2013
Deferred Action TownhallDACA2012
Advanced EB-5 Seminar for the Business Raising CapitalEB-52012