Our services

SMS Law Firm provides expert legal advice in the following areas of law for both international and local Californian Clients. Our services are offered in English, Chinese (Mandarin), Taiwanese, Spanish, and Khmer.


SMS Law Firm provides top-tier, international immigration services tailored to every client's case. At SMS Law Firm, we care about our clients. We know there are a lot of options and our experienced immigration attorneys can help you navigate to the best path of immigration according to your unique situation. Whether you need an entrepreneurial based visa like EB-5, or for your loved ones through spousal or student visas, SMS Law Firm has the experience and knowledge to help you succeed.


SMS Law Firm provides extensive services for small and large business owners alike. Our work begins from initial advice on how to best structure your business for tax to complex, multi-tier corporate formations. Our attorneys have reviewed and negotiated hundreds of contracts on behalf of our clients both in the United States and internationally. At SMS Law Firm, your business is our business.


SMS Law Firm began its trek to success by advocating on behalf of our clients in Family Law. With initial roots in family law, every practice area we specialize in branches out from our desire to help our clients and their families whether it is immigration, their businesses, their future, or their finances. We understand that dissolution and custody is a difficult time for everyone. Whether your case is a simple divorce, your ex-spouse is making things more complex than necessary, or a domestic violence dispute, our attorneys have the experience, knowledge, and confidence to guide you through this time.


Taxpayers world-wide are facing increasing limitations and regulations. SMS Law Firm provides negotiation and advice to its clients on how to best consider US federal, international, and state and local tax laws. Our lawyers bring an international and national perspective catered to each client enabling us to offer most practical and strategic advice on tax law.

Estate Planning

At SMS Law Firm, we understand that each client and their family's future is the priority. Our focus is on ensuring that when it comes to planning your estate for family's future, your needs are clearly met and addressed. Our team of lawyers and legal professionals understand the complexities of dealing with international and U.S. laws. Our extensive experience in family, immigration, tax, and business allows us to consider each client's case knowing what people tend to litigate and seek. We are dedicated to helping individuals to customize an estate plan based on their unique scenarios for their future.

Providing Top-Tier Legal Services in San Diego, CA and Shanghai, China

SMS Client Stories

Every person has a story, and every person's story matters to us. While there's a lot of jokes about lawyers, there's not many about how we help. Every time we positively impact a person's life and they want to share their story, we view it as one of our greatest achievements. Your gratitude is the greatest gift of all and at SMS Law Firm - we thank you for choosing us to help you.

Knowledge is power. Information is liberating. Education is the premise of progress, in every society, in every family

- Kofi Ann

ByThe SMS Admin Jan 12, 2018

SMS Law Firm is in Taiwan!

We're excited to say that SMS Law Firm is ever expanding and increasing our range and areas of service. If you've taken the time to read about St

ByThe SMS Admin Jan 5, 2018

The EB-5 Program Is Beneficial for Both the U.S. and Investors, but be careful of Fraud

The allure of permanent residence offered through the EB-5 program is clear to both USCIS and the U.S Securities and Exchange Commission. It is a