Christian A. Triantaphyllis is an immigration and real estate attorney with first-hand experience representing foreign nationals and immigrant investors in cross-border and business immigration matters, usually dealing with regional centers and direct investments. In his practice, Christian regularly serves as counsel to real estate developers and regional centers to facilitate EB-5 projects, and advises those structuring potential EB-5 funding by providing analysis on project business plans, securities offerings, and economic reports.
Christian has become particularly experienced assisting foreign nationals from around the world through the EB-5 visa program, preparing and filing I-526 petitions and I-829 petitions for regional centers and direct investors. Christian takes pride in easing the process for his clients to work through the demanding EB-5 immigrant investor process by employing an approach to meeting the immigration goals that is thorough, knowledgeable, and enthusiastic.
Christian also assists foreign nationals with establishing start-up companies in the United States, and advises employers on obtaining temporary work visas and permanent resident status for current and prospective employees. Further, Christian advises foreign nationals and U.S. companies on immigration law compliance matters in accordance with U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services, U.S. Customs and Border Protection, and the U.S. Department of State.
Christian cut his teeth as a global citizen serving in the United States Peace Corps as a health sector volunteer, and went on to intern with the International Criminal Tribunal for the Former Yugoslavia in the Netherlands. Christian is a conversational speaker of Spanish and Chichewa (Malawi).