Socheat Chea

Socheat Chea is a graduate of Emory University and was awarded a Juris Doctor at Boston College Law School in 1991. At the helm of our Law Offices, Mr. Chea is nationally recognized for his expertise and leadership. His colleagues hold him in high esteem and his accolades include:

  • Selected as one of The Best Lawyers in America, 2009, 2010, 2011 and 2012
  • Selected by Atlanta Magazine as one of The Fifty Five Most Influential Foreign
    Born Atlantans
  • Super Lawyer in Atlanta Magazine (2007, 2008, 2009, 2010 and 2011)
  • Rising Star Super Lawyer in Atlanta Magazine (2005-2006)
  • Chair of the Immigration Law Section, State Bar of Georgia, 2005 - 2006
  • Chair of the Atlanta Chapter of the American Immigration Lawyers
    Association (2001 and 2002)
  • Service to AILA national committees on issues of
    enforcement, civil liberties and due process
  • Faculty member for ICLE and AILA seminars on immigration law nation-wide
  • Featured in national newspapers including The New York Times, The
    Washington Post, The Chicago Tribune and The Atlanta Constitution
  • Guest appearances on CNN/Time, Investigative Reports on A&E and
    various local television newscasts including Fox-5 and CBS-WGNX
  • Several publications in professional journals, such as the Georgia Bar Journal

 

 
 

Founded in 1992, the Law Offices of Socheat Chea specializes in all areas of immigration law, with focus on meeting the immigration needs of researchers and scholars

Our attorneys are:
Socheat Chea
  Zainab A. Alwan
  Eli A. Echols
  Andrew John Hewitt