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Peter Min-Su Kyung

About me

I'm an immigration lawyer with a heart to serve. Your success is my success. Don't hesitate to contact me today!

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Languages spoken: Korean, Mandarin

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Practice areas

Licensed

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

Payment

Fees:

Fixed (sometimes), Retainer (sometimes)

Payment types:

Cash, Check, Credit card

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  • Daniel Jacob Ogden

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

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  • 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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Contact info

Sacramento Office

900 Howe Avenue
Suite 230
Sacramento, CA, 95825

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License
StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
CAActive201105/23/2016
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo contributions
Legal answers
Awards
Award nameGrantorDate granted
Top 40 Lawyers Under 40American Society of Legal Advocates2016
Rising StarSuper Lawyers2016
Top 40 Under 40The National Advocates2016
10 Best Immigration Attorneys for CaliforniaAmerican Institute of Legal Counsel2016
Rising StarSuper Lawyers2015
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
Too many cases to documentSuccess
NaturalizationSuccess
Adjustment of Status - Green CardSuccess
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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 School of Law, University of the PacificLawJD - Juris Doctor2011
University 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