Specialized in Immigration and Nationality Law
EB-5 / EB-1 & EB-2 NIW / Business Visas / Employment for Foreign Nationals /
Family Sponsorship / Deportation Defense
We help foreign investors seeking a Green Card through the EB-5 visa program, and developers and regional centers seeking foreign investors.
Employment for Foreign Nationals (Green Card & Visas)
We help U.S. employers to hire qualified foreign nationals through immigrant visas (PERM) and non-immigrant visas such as H-1B, H-2B, E-3, O, P, R and J visas.
Family Sponsorship (Green Card & Waivers)
We help families to navigate challenges in their complex immigration process and ensure family unity.
EB-1 & EB-2 NIW
We help special individuals with extraordinary or exceptional
abilities in science, medicine, arts and business to obtain their permanent residence in the United States.
Business Visas ( L-1, E-1 / E-2 visas)
We help foreign corporations and individuals in the pursuit of business opportunities in the United States through non-immigrant visas.
Deportation Defense in Removal Proceedings
We represent non-citizens who placed in removal proceedings with the most effective defense strategy.
Since our inception, Raia & Chung
has been totally focused on immigration and related fields of law.
Our priority is our clients. Raia & Chung’s highly dedicated team of lawyers provides top-tier legal services to individuals, multinational corporations, investors, small companies, universities, churches, and hospitals to meet all aspect of their needs. To serve our clients around the world, we have offices in New Jersey, New York, Shenzhen (China) and Seoul (South Korea).
JOSEPH A. RAIA
Joseph Anthony Raia was born in Manhattan and raised in the New York Metropolitan area. He obtained a B.S. in Finance at Pace University, Lubin School of Business and attended the Delaware Law School, having been awarded his Juris Doctorate in May, 1988.
Joseph was an associate attorney with Sinshine, Atkins from 1988 through 1991 when he accepted a position with The Rem Law Group of Hackensack, New Jersey.
He opened the Law Firm of Raia & Faust in May, 1993, and the Law Offices of Joseph A. Raia in Englewood, New Jersey in 2005.
In 2018, Mr. John J.C. Chung joined the practice as a partner and the name of the Law Firm has changed to Raia & Chung, LLC.
Joseph concentrates on Immigration and Nationality Law, as well as Criminal Defense, Family Law and Municipal Court Practice.
He is licensed to practice law in New Jersey.
JOHN J.C CHUNG
John Jong Chul Chung has represented businesses ranging from multinational corporations to small and medium sized organizations throughout the world with U.S. business immigration issues, and helped families to stay together as families by providing effective and creative solutions.
Born in Seoul, South Korea, John is a naturalized U.S. citizen and has a deep and personal understanding of immigration issues that many immigrants experience during their immigration journey.
Prior to joining Raia & Chung, he gained experience at renowned immigration law firms in Manhattan, NY, and worked as a global HR expert at a top consulting firm.
John earned his B.A in Psychology at Korea University in Seoul, South Korea, and M.A. in Human Resources and Industrial Relations at Carlson School of Management, University of Minnesota. He received his Juris Doctorate from Benjamin N. Cardozo School of Law in New York City.
He is licensed to practice law in New York and New Jersey.
346 Grand Avenue
Englewood, NJ 07631
New World Center
No. 6009, Yitan Road, 23F
Fustian District, Shenzhen 518035
Tel: +86 0755-2397-9198
3 Columbus Circle
New York, NY 10019
Gangnam Finance Tower
152 Teheran-ro, 41F
Seoul, South Korea 06236
Tel: +82 2-2008-3235
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