Gary Ilagan

Gary J. Ilagan is a Partner at Fong Ilagan, LLP, in Houston, Texas. He has been practicing immigration law for over 25 years, and he is Board Certified in Immigration and Nationality Law by the Texas Board of Legal Specialization. Gary focuses on employment and family-based immigration, Form I-9 audits/compliance, and Naturalization/U.S. Citizenship matters. He provides innovative immigration solutions to individuals, families, and companies in many industries, including healthcare, biomedical research, oil & gas services, manufacturing, telecommunications, media & entertainment, sports, and education. Gary is a longtime member of the American Immigration Lawyers Association (AILA), he currently serves as the Executive Director of the Philippine-American Chamber of Commerce Texas, and he speaks frequently on immigration issues at continuing legal education and community and business-related seminars around the country. A graduate of Vanderbilt University and the Texas Tech University School of Law, Gary was recognized as the 2018 Houston Immigration “Lawyer of the Year” by Best Lawyers in America, and he is consistently named a Texas Super Lawyer by Thomson Reuters and Ranked Band 3, Leaders in Their Field, Immigration (Texas), by Chambers USA.