Cynthia Liao

Cynthia Liao - Attorney


Education: Cornell Law School LL.M. (Master of Laws)

Languages: Chinese (Mandarin and Taiwanese)

Immigration Law Specialization:
  • Business Immigration
  • H-1B visas
  • L-1 intracompany transfer visa
  • Non-Immigrant Visas
  • Employment Based Immigrant Visas (EB 1-3)
Cynthia Liao

Cynthia Liao focuses her practice on employment-based immigration. She helps employers across diverse industries identify and obtain employment-based visas for foreign national employees. She also advises companies on all aspects of processing employment-based immigrant and nonimmigrant visas. She has particular experience guiding employers through the labor certification and permanent residency processes.

Before immigrating to the U.S., Cynthia practiced corporate and international transactional law in Taiwan. This experience allows her to use a comprehensive approach to advise companies on complying with U.S. immigration laws. Cynthia received a Master of Laws degree (LL.M.) from Cornell University. She also obtained a Bachelor of Laws degree (LL.B.) and a Bachelor of Social Work degree from National Taiwan University in Taiwan.

Cynthia is a member of the American Immigration Lawyers Association (AILA) and is fluent in Mandarin and Taiwanese. Her practice is limited to federal immigration matters, and she is admitted to practice in New York.