The Economics of EB-5 Job Creation: Overcoming "Tenant Occupancy" and "Guest Expenditures" Objections

by Lincoln Stone

About The Author

Lincoln Stone is a Certified Specialist in Immigration and Nationality Law as recognized by the State Bar of California Board of Legal Specialization. Lincoln also is recognized as a preeminent immigration lawyer by peer-based ratings such as Best Lawyers in America, Martindale Hubbell, International Who’s Who of Business Lawyers, and Super Lawyers publications. Lincoln’s experience as a lawyer dates back to 1986 and includes a federal court clerkship, work as a trial attorney with the U.S. Immigration and Naturalization Service, and private practice in immigration law, business transactions and litigation. Lincoln is renowned internationally as an expert, speaker, and author in the complex area of immigration law concerning investors and entrepreneurs. His private sector clients include thousands of high net worth individual investors from all over the world, entrepreneurs and start-up enterprises, as well as U.S. businesses and venture firms that have raised more than $2 billion in the EB-5 immigrant investor program. He is Editor-in-Chief of the book Immigration Options for Investors and Entrepreneurs, and from 2007 to 2012 Lincoln developed, chaired, and organized nine highly -successful EB-5 investor visa conferences held for lawyers throughout the country. Lincoln served more than a decade, and five years as Chair, for the American Immigration Lawyers Association (AILA) EB-5 Investor Visa Committee. He received two individual President Commendations for his contributions to AILA and advancing the practice of EB-5 investor law.

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