President

Mr. David A. Enterline, LLM

Immigration Attorney at Law      

(Licensed in Oklahoma, U.S.A.)

Of Counsel and Senior Foreign Associate at WTW – Taipei Commercial Law Firm

 

Currently Of Counsel at WTW – Taipei Commercial Law Firm, David has lived and worked in Greater China since 1993.

David’s professional career has been predominately practicing U.S. immigration law in China, Hong Kong, and Taiwan representing high net worth individuals immigrating to the U.S. via the EB-5 Immigrant Investor visa and other business immigration visas such as the L-1 Intra-Company Transfer visa, E-1/E-2 Treaty Trader/Treaty Investor visas, and EB-1 visas. Currently a resident of Taipei, Taiwan, David frequently travels and speaks on EB-5 and other business immigration law in Asia (see EB-5 experience below).

In addition to EB-5 matters, David consults on inbound and outbound investment, U.S. investment and business, regional business development, international commercial agreements, and international dispute resolution.

David received his BA and JD degrees from the University of Oklahoma and his Master of Laws degree in Transnational Business from McGeorge School of Law in Sacramento California. He is a member of the American Immigration Lawyers Association, The Association to Invest In the USA (IIUSA), and has been listed in “An International Who’s Who of Corporate Immigration Lawyers” published by Law Business Research.

During his career, David has also held several other positions, including serving as the Representative for the Oklahoma International Marketing Office in Taiwan representing the State of Oklahoma Department of Commerce concurrent with his law practice.

David Enterline’s Certificates and License

Experience

Legal Positions

  • Enterline and Partners Consulting – Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
  • WTW – Taipei Commercial Law Firm – Taipei, Taiwan
  • Lam & Co, Solicitors – Hong Kong and Taiwan
  • Pan Pacific Law Offices – Taipei, Taiwan
  • Tidwell Swaim & Associates – Dallas, Texas, USA and Taipei, Taiwan

Other Positions

  • Representative – Oklahoma International Marketing Office for the State of Oklahoma, Department of Commerce, Taipei, Taiwan
  • Director – Learning Technologies (Hong Kong) Limited – Hong Kong

Education

  • University of Oklahoma – Bachelor of Arts
  • University of Oklahoma – Juris Doctor
  • McGeorge School of Law – Master of Laws

Affiliations/Memberships

  • American Immigration Lawyers Association (AILA)
  • American Immigration Lawyers Association (AILA) Asia Pacific Chapter
    • Asia Pacific Chapter, Communication Committee Chairman – 2014-2015
    • Asia Pacific Chapter, Vice-Chair, Conference Committee – 2016/17; Co-Chair, Conference Committee – 2017/18
    • Asia Pacific Chapter, Annual Conference EB-5 Panel Discussion Leader – 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017
    • Asia Pacific Chapter, Government Liaison Committee – 2017, 2018
  • Association to Invest In the USA (IIUSA) – EB-5 industry trade association
    • Membership Committee member 2013-2015
  • American Chamber of Commerce in Taipei
  • Toastmasters International

Professional Activities and Publications

  •  Petition Stuck in Limbo? Seek Assistance from the DHS Ombudsman’s Office” – AILA Bangkok District Chapter Newsletter, January 2016 and EB-5 Investor Magazine, Chinese language edition number 2
  • Frequent Speaker on U.S. Immigration Issues, especially EB-5 Alien Entrepreneur “immigrant investors”
  • An International Who’s Who of Corporate Immigration Lawyers – Law Business Research
  • Taiwan Immigration Consultants Association – Trainer for U.S. Immigration section in 2008
  • Past Co-Chairman of the Information Technology Committee of the American Chamber of Commerce in Taipei
  • Past Contributing writer The China News, “Pan Pacific Business Series”, Taiwan daily English newspaper, weekly column on issues for persons doing business in Pacific Rim countries
  • Past Contributing writer The China News, Taiwan daily English newspaper, weekly column on U.S. Immigration issues
  • Past Contributing writer This Month in Taiwan, monthly Taiwan journal, monthly column concentrating on business and legal issues in Taiwan
  • Past Contributing writer This Month in Taiwan, a monthly Taiwan journal, monthly column on U.S. Immigration issues
  • Lecturer; American Legal System, the Judges and Prosecutors Training Center, Taipei, Taiwan
  • Past member of the American State Offices Association, Taipei, Taiwan

Personal Growth

  • Toastmasters International (Public Speaking Club); Adv. Toastmaster-Bronze (ATM-B) and Competent Leader (CL) Awards
  • Toastmasters International District 67, 2010 Table Topics Contest Champion
  • Model United Nations of the Southwest, University of Oklahoma, President of the General Assembly
  • International Order of DeMolay (Fraternal Masonic Organization for young men)