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Caroline Tang

Shareholder Austin

Caroline Tang practices in the Austin office of Ogletree Deakins. She has spent her entire career representing multinational corporations sponsoring foreign national employees, with a focus in the technology, engineering, telecommunications, and consulting industries.  

Caroline offers in-depth experience and extensive expertise in:

  • Advising Fortune 500 corporations on immigration issues arising from corporate restructuring;
  • Developing business immigration strategies to handle workforce changes;
  • Securing visas for all categories of employment-based immigrant petitions, including aliens of extraordinary ability, outstanding researchers, multinational managers and executives, and petitions based on PERM labor certification applications;
  • Obtaining nonimmigrant classifications, including specialty occupation workers (H-1B, H-1B1, E-3), aliens of extraordinary ability (O-1), intracompany transferees (L-1), NAFTA professional workers (TN), treaty traders and investors (E-1, E-2), seasonal workers (H-2B), and internationally recognized athletes (P-1); and
  • Counseling employers on all matters of immigration compliance.

In addition to her work with employers, Caroline represents foreign nationals in the adjustment of status to lawful permanent residence and counsels foreign nationals seeking consular processing of employment-based visas abroad.

Professional Activities and Speeches

Professional Activities:

  • American Immigration Lawyers Association
  • Asian Family Support Services of Austin – Board Member
  • Austin Asian American Bar Association
  • Austin Bar Association
  • Austin Human Resource Management Association
  • Leadership Austin - Emerge Class of 2015
  • Mother Attorneys Mentoring Association (MAMAs Austin)
  • National Asian Pacific American Bar Association
  • State Bar of Texas
  • Travis County Women Lawyers Association


  • National Association of Women Lawyers 13th General Counsel Institute - ''These Are the Days of Our Lives: The Changing Landscape of Business Immigration Under the New Administration'' - New York City - November 09, 2017
  • Ogletree Deakins 15th Annual Labor and Employment Law Update - ''As the World Turns: Immigration Prospects and Pitfalls Under the New Administration'' - Austin - October 20, 2017
  • Ogletree Deakins Breakfast Briefing - ''Impact of the election on HR'' - Austin - March 09, 2017
  • Austin Bar Association CLE Presentation - ''Updates on Recent Executive Actions Impacting U.S. Immigration: What’s Happening, and What’s Next?'' - Austin - February 06, 2017
  • Ogletree Deakins Briefing - ''Duty of Competent Representation'' - Austin - February 26, 2016
  • University of Texas System Annual Legal Conference - ''Immigration Issues Impacting Higher Education in the State of Texas'' - Austin - September 2015
  • Ogletree Deakins Briefing - ''Are L-1 Decisions Slowing You Down?'' - Dallas - April 09, 2014
  • Ogletree Deakins Briefing - ''Immigration Law Update and Best Practices'' - Austin - March 26, 2014


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