Ying (Elissa) Lu is an EB-5 attorney and the managing attorney of the immigration law firm of the Law Office of Lu & Associates. Prior to founding her law firm, Attorney Lu worked for well-respected law firms in China and in the United States, where she concentrated on international transactions. Attorney Lu fully understands how complex the immigration system can be on families, businesses, and individuals; in fact, she is an immigrant herself. Her background in complex business transactions and international legal background sets her apart from other immigration attorneys. Attorney Lu has an outstanding EB-5 petition track record and she and her team have assisted numerous high net worth clients in obtaining their green cards both through EB-5 regional centers and through direct investment. She also assists those looking to raise capital through the EB-5 program as well as those seeking EB-5 regional center designation. Attorney Lu has been interviewed frequently as an EB-5 expert. She has been interviewed by the EB-5 Investors Magazine, San Jose Mercury News, New York’s World Journal, and China’s Zhejiang Today Morning Express. She is a regular speaker on EB-5 at seminars across China and the United States to help prospective investors understand the process behind filing successful EB-5 petitions. Aside from EB-5 related matters, Attorney Lu also assists clients with a wide array of family based and employment based immigration matters.
Attorney Lu earned her law degree from the prestigious Law School of Fudan University, a top university located in Shanghai, China. She subsequently earned the International Program Scholarship to attend the University of Iowa, where she earned a Master of Law degree.
American Immigration Lawyers Association