Chad EllsworthPartner at Fragomen Del Rey, Bernsen & Loewy, LLP
Chad’s practice focuses on the representation of individual and business clients on a wide variety of corporate immigration and related employment matters. He has advised human resource personnel, managers, executives and professionals and multinational corporations on a variety of global immigration matters with an emphasis on the establishment and/or improvement of immigration compliant global mobility programs including jurisdictions with less formalized immigration processes and procedures. Chad also advises many high-net-worth individuals in their immigration related investments. As investors from Asia are the largest users of global investor migration programs, including the U.S. EB-5 investor visa, Chad regularly liaises with Asian private clients to address their global entrepreneurial or investor citizenship or residency immigration needs.
Chad is a member of the firm’s Corporate Compliance and Private Client Practice Groups and a regular speaker at national and international immigration conferences including the American Immigration Lawyers Association, Council for Global Immigration (formerly ACIP), the China-US Business Alliance, EB-5 Investors, the Invest in America Shanghai Summit and Exhibition, and Immigration Lawyers on the Web (ILW). He is also the author of immigration related articles.
Chad graduated with his J.D. cum laude from Tulane University School of Law, where he served as Associate Executive Editor for The Tulane Journal of International and Comparative Law. He also holds a B.A. from the University of Southern California