Earvin is a Partner at Nguyen & Chen. He was born in the Philippines and later immigrated to the United States in 1996. After graduating as Valedictorian of his high school class in Houston, TX, he went on to study biochemistry at the University of Texas at Austin and law at the University of Houston Law Center.
During his time in law school, Earvin gained valuable court experience during his clerkship with Judge Caroline Baker of the 295th District in Harris County, Texas, and significant consumer and commercial law experience from his editor position in the Journal of Consumer and Commercial law.
Earvin now utilizes his vast knowledge to assist clients primarily in matters of immigration, corporate, and employment law. His immigration practice focuses on obtaining employment-based nonimmigrant and immigrant visas for corporate clients and professionals including H-1b, L-1, PERM, E-2, E-3, EB-1C, EB-1A, NIW, TN, and so forth. Earvin also assists corporate clients with extensive I-9 audits as well as individuals with obtaining family-based visas. Earvin’s corporate practice ranges from the creation of new business entities all the way to facilitating acquisitions of companies and entities. His employment practice involves counseling employers on employment agreements, company handbooks, confidentiality and non-compete agreements, compensation issues, and so forth.
Earvin is fluent in Tagalog. In his spare time, Earvin enjoys photography and running marathons.
- J.D., University of Houston Law Center, 2012
- BB.A., The University of Texas at Austin, 2009
- State Bar of Texas
- Asian American Bar Association
- American Bar Association