Contact Info:

David Hirson & Partners, LLP
1122 Bristol Street
Costa Mesa, CA 92626

Cell: +1 310 435-1085
Fax: +1 949 383-5368

Nima Korpivaara, Esq.


Nima joined David Hirson & Partners, LLP in 2014. Nima handles all types of U.S. immigration, including complex matters associated with corporate business structure and EB-5 investor applications. Nima practices in the fields of corporate, investor (E-2 and EB-5) and family immigration law, representing large and small clients within a variety of industries. This includes temporary and short-term work visas, business visas, permanent residence (employment-based and family-based) and naturalization.

Nima is primarily an attorney for a dedicated EB-5 practice within the firm, which involves advising individual investors and corporate clients on the requirements and ramifications of the USCIS EB-5 program. Nima is a nationally recognized expert in the field of EB-5 law, advising numerous regional centers, developers, and project principles on program compliance.

Prior to joining David Hirson & Partners, LLP, Nima worked with David Hirson at a previous firm, where he worked in that firm’s EB-5 practice. Additionally, Nima worked in-house for a large information technology company, advising and processing immigrant and nonimmigrant visas, including extraordinary ability and labor certification cases.

Representative Experience:

  • Developed Corporate Immigration Global Mobility Policy on behalf of a large Information Technology Company
  • Counseled numerous expatriate executives and their families regarding maintenance of Lawful Permanent Resident Status issues and filing of Naturalization petitions
  • Files Regional Center applications and individual Green Card applications for investors under the EB-5 Investor Visa category
  • EB-5 Verified by

Professional Accomplishments:


  • Member, American Immigration Lawyers Association
  • Member, American Bar Association
  • Member, Orange County Bar Association
  • Member, Beverly Hills Bar Association

Publications and Lectures

  • Panel member on advanced topics at the ILW all-day EB-5 seminar, New York December, 2013
  • Author “How to Become a Regional Center” for EB-5 investor magazine
  • Author “Direct Investment Private equity Model” for EB-5 Investor magazine
  • Co-author on numerous publications relating to EB-5 regulations and investments

Court Admissions

  • Supreme Court of California
  • California Central District Court