Fariba Faiz

Fariba Faiz

Fariba Faiz San Francisco Immigration Attorney
  • Immigration Law
  • California
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Summary

Fariba is the founder of the Law Offices of Fariba Faiz, based out of San Francisco, California. Attorney Faiz is an experienced immigration attorney with a proven track record of successfully petitioning in the realm of investment immigration (E-1/E-2 visas and direct and regional center EB-5 projects), family-based immigration, and employment-based immigration. Fariba works with multinational firms and their employees and immigrant investors in partnership to transfer, intra-company, foreign personnel and their families to the United States. She partners with employers and employees in various industries including information technology, pharmaceuticals, biotech, finance and banking sector, hospitals and healthcare providers, architectural design firms, and educational institutions.

Fariba also has a private client practice representing individuals in immigration matters before USCIS, U.S. consulates abroad, and the U.S. Department of Labor.

Fariba and her network of trusted advisors also provide consultations to potential investors and their agents on matters such as foreign direct investment; I-9 compliance. The Patriot Act and its regulations on foreign investments and blocked transactions proscribed by the Office of Foreign Assets Control; site location analysis and transfer of foreign employees; in-bound investment missions; International Tax Planning; Export Credit Agency (ECA) Project & Trade Financing; and Transfer Pricing, and consultations to employers on benefits.

Ms. Faiz is a graduate of Southwestern University School of Law in Los Angeles and completed her Bachelor's Degree at University of California at Berkeley. Ms. Faiz has been a member of the California State Bar since 1998. She is admitted to practice before the United States Federal Court of the Northern District of California, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the 9th Circuit as well as the Supreme Court of California. She is an active member of the AILA.

Practice Area
  • Immigration Law
Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice
California
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9th Circuit
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Supreme Court of California
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United States Federal Court of the Northern District of California
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Languages
  • English: Spoken, Written
  • French: Spoken, Written
  • Persian: Spoken, Written
Professional Experience
Principal
Fariba Faiz Law Offices
- Current
Executive Director
International Alliance in Service and Education
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Associate Attorney
Law Offices of Martin Triano
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Special Projects Attorney
City of Fremont
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Judicial Extern
San Francisco Superior Court- Trial Division
Education
Southwestern University School of Law
J.D. (1997)
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University of California - Berkeley
B.A. (1990)
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Awards
Top Attorneys of Northern California
Top Attorneys of Northern California
Hero Award
ALRP
2008, 2009, 2010
Professional Associations
American Immigration Lawyers Association
Member
Current
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International Alliance of Holistic Lawyers
Member
Current
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California State Bar # 195367
Member
- Current
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Speaking Engagements
New Developments in US Employment Immigration Law, International Business Law Connsortium
2003
Immigration Compliance in the Workplace, New Realities in Employment Law
2009
Immigration Options for Entrepreneurs, Opinno
2010
Immigration Visa Overview
2014
Websites & Blogs
Website
Law Offices of Fariba Faiz Website
Website
Fariba Faiz Website Profile
Contact & Map
Citigroup Center
One Sansome Street
Suite 3500
San Francisco, CA 94104
USA
Telephone: (415) 946-8810
Fax: (415) 358-4370