Alan Lee, Esq.

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Rated AV in Martindale-Hubbell Law Directory for 21 years. Selected as Super Lawyer in New York State 2011-2012, 2013-2014, 2014-2015 & 2015-2016, Sidney A. Levine Award, Best Legal Writing, 1976-1977. Listed in: Who's Who in American Law, 1985-1986. Author: "A Sense of Timing on Available Numbers Under Senate Bill 744 (Comprehensive Immigration reform)," Alan Lee, Interpreter Releases, Vol. 90, No. 20, 5/20/13; "Examination of EB-2 Visa Demand Vis-a-Vis H.R. 3012," Alan Lee, Interpreter Releases, Vol. 89, No. 10, 3/5/12; "Important Developments in Labor Certification Applications," Alan Lee, Interpreter Releases, Vol. 88, No. 6, 2/7/11; "The Renewed Hope for Immigration Legislation in 2011," Alan Lee, Interpreter Releases, Vol. 88, No. 2, 1/10/11; "Legalization is Alive but has a January 31, 2010," Deadline in Under publicized "Known to the Government" Settlement," Alan Lee, Arthur Lee, and Melissa Paquette and edited by Robert Pauw, Interpreter Releases, Vol. 86, No. 47, 12/14/09; "In Absentia Hearings and Proper Service of NTAs and NOHs with Emphasis on Second Circuit Law Development, Alan Lee, Interpreter Releases, Vol. 84, No. 37, 9/24/07; "The Bush Temporary Worker Proposal and Comparative Pending Legislation: an Analysis" Interpreter Releases' Cover Display Article at the American Immigration Lawyers Association (AILA) Annual Conference, 2004. Author: Immigration related topics. Interpreter Releases, Immigration Daily, Chinese language newspapers World Journal and Sing Tao, Pakistani language newspapers, Pakistan Calling & Muhasba and Japanese language newspaper, OCS. Honorary Immigration Section Editor, Pakistan Calling, 1994. Published over 1,400 immigration related writings.

Areas of Practice (1)

  • Immigration and Nationality Law

Education & Credentials

Contact Information:
212-564-9496  Phone
212-268-1679  Fax
University Attended:
UCLA, B.A., 1973
Law School Attended:
Cleveland-Marshall College of Law, J.D., 1977
Year of First Admission:
1982, New York, U.S. District Court, Eastern, Western and Southern Districts of New York and U.S. Court of Appeals, Second Circuit; 1977, Ohio
American Immigration Lawyers' Association (AILA).
Special Agencies:
U.S.C.I.S.; U.S.I.C.E.; U.S.C.B.P.; Visa Office-Dept. of State; Dept. of Labor; Board of Immigration Appeals (BIA); Administrative Appeals Office (AAO); Board of Alien Labor Certification Appeals (BALCA).
English and Chinese
Birth Information:
Los Angeles, California, 1950
Reported Cases:
Matter of Leacheng International Inc., 26 I&N Dec. 532 (AAO 2015); Firstland International v. INS, 377 F.3d 127 (2d Cir. 2004); Chavan v. Drysdale, 513 F.Supp.990 (NDNY 1981).
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  • Credit cards accepted
  • Accepts Visa, MasterCard, American Express and Discover
  • Fixed Fees Available
  • Minority - Owned

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  • 5.0/5.0
  • A Martindale-Hubbell Peer Rating reflects a combination of achieving a Very High General Ethical Standards rating and a Legal Ability numerical rating.

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  • 4.9/5.0 (72 reviews)
  • 100% (72 recommendations)
  • Platinum Client Champion
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  • Recommended 5.0/5.0 Rated on 11/16/18 in Immigration.

  • Recommended 5.0/5.0 Rated on 10/10/18 in Immigration.

    I’m glad I chose Alan to file for my H1B petition. I got RFE like most of people I know who file for H1B this year, and people in Alan’s office are all super helpful and responsive during the whole process of preparing for RFE documents. I then got a... Read more

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    I’m glad I chose Alan to file for my H1B petition. I got RFE like most of people I know who file for H1B this year, and people in Alan’s office are all super helpful and responsive during the whole process of preparing for RFE documents. I then got approval notice after one and half month. I really appreciate everyone’s help and would love to recommend Alan to other people. Read less

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