Immigration Law Firm in Houston – About Fong Ilagan, LLP

When you have Fong Ilagan on your side, you’ll be able to work with a dependable law firm for high-quality immigration services is best. Fong Ilagan is a local immigration law office located in Houston composed of experienced bilingual lawyers who advocate for your rights. We are highly-reviewed for not only providing our reliable services but also answering all of our clients’ questions when they consult with us. In a consultation with one of our lawyers, you’ll find that we aim to help you make a great and smooth transition into the U.S. It’s no wonder why our law firm bolsters top ratings and reviews in Houston and in Texas as a whole. Learn more about our team, today!

Immigration Lawyers


William D. Fong



Gary J. Ilagan



Candida O. Paris



Sofia Fratti

-Foreign Legal Consultant-


Felipe Jimenez

-Associate Attorney-

Of Counsel


Brian Bates




Jing Fong

-Business Administrator-


Suzanne Gee

-Accounting Manager-


Blane Law

-Office Manager-


Vanessa Propps

-Case Manager-


Beatriz Rios

-Paralegal, Business and Family Immigration-


Kim Haokip

-Paralegal, Business Immigration-


Kimberly Tape

-Paralegal, Business Immigration-


Elsa Nieto

-Legal Assistant, Family Immigration-


Xiaoting “Ting” Zhang

-Paralegal, Family Immigration-

About Fong Ilagan, LLC

If you’ve come to Fong Ilagan for immigration assistance and other related legal, we’re more than honored that you’re here. The attorneys at Fong Ilagan come from a background with the highest level of education, knowledge, and dedication to the field of immigration legal work. Our attorneys include law professors as well as speakers at national and international law conferences. Backed by decades of experience, our team can proficiently guide you throughout every stage of the legal process.

We are highly effective in immigration law, and we know what it takes to achieve success. The experts at Fong Ilagan have so much to offer that you’ll find yourself happy in choosing us for your immigration case. You can free feel to contact us to learn more about how our Houston immigration lawyers can help you.


How You Can Benefit with Fong Ilagan

Our immigration law firm is not defined by what we do—it’s how we do it. We go about your case by implementing several techniques, including:

  • Thinking critically
  • Applying our knowledge, experience, and practice to your case
  • Manifesting close-knit relationships with our clients.

This methodology makes it possible for us to provide our clients with the results and the resources they need to build a successful life in the United States.


Our Core Values

We have extensive industry experience and are client-focused. Our success is a direct result of our client-centric focus, work ethic, and application of our core values to each client and case. Our values also include:

  • Integrity: Honesty and trustworthiness.
  • Hard work: We know how hard you work; we do too.
  • Cost-effectiveness: Our service meets or exceeds industry standards.
  • Creativity: What box?
  • Personal service: We are Texas friendly!


Our Vision – Helping Individuals and Beyond

Fong Ilagan not only provides legal immigration assistance for individuals but we are also expanding our services for businesses aiming to hire or sponsor immigrant employees. Our perspective on your international personnel allows you to maximize United States opportunities while mitigating operational risk. Additionally, we know your industry inside and out. Our experience includes handling matters in several industries including energy, engineering, healthcare, technology, manufacturing, and more. Our clients are from all around the world, with operations throughout the U.S., but we never forget the state motto of Texas is “friendship.” We aspire to manifest these special relationships with each and every one of our clients.

Meet Your Team

We are driven by a genuine desire to assist our clients, and you can count on us to do everything we can to help you achieve your immigration goals. Each corporate client that we assist is assigned a primary attorney, a secondary attorney, and a senior paralegal (case manager) as a single point of contact to ensure quick and efficient case processing as well as a timely response to any questions. Take a look at the individuals that make up the team at Fong Ilagan!

Our Certifications

In addition to the extensive education, experience, and professionalism that our immigration law firm is composed of, we also have several certifications, which include the following.

  • Board Certified by the Texas Board of Legal Specialization for Immigration and Nationality Law
  • HUB (Statewide Historically Underutilized Business Program)
  • SHRM Recertification Provider
  • Best L lawyers 2012-2019
  • Super Lawyers
  • Best Law Firms – U.S. News


Work With the Best Immigration Law Office in Texas

If you want to learn more about how our immigration law firm can exceed your needs and legal goals, don’t hesitate to call our attorneys today to schedule a consultation. Allow us to be your guiding light into the United States!


Immigration Law Firm in Houston

Advantages To You

It’s not what we do, it’s how we do it.

Big Picture

Our perspective on your international personnel allows you to maximize U.S. opportunities while mitigating operational risk.

Industry Knowledge & Practice

Our experience includes; energy, engineering, healthcare, technology, manufacturing
and more.

Texas Friendly

Our clients are from around the world, with operations throughout the U.S., but we never forget the state motto of Texas is “friendship.” Go on, Google it.

Our Core Values

Industry Experience Paired With Client Focus

1. Integrity—Honesty and trustworthiness.

2. Hardwork—We know how hard you work; we do too.

3. Cost-effectiveness—Our service meets or exceeds industry standards.

4. Creativity—What box?

5. Personal service—Texas friendly!

Solutions Start Here. Contact Fong Ilagan Today.

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