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Roger Tsai


555 17th Street, Suite 3200, Denver, CO 80202

Companies large and small frequently engage Roger to provide counsel on a broad spectrum of employment and immigration issues.

With extensive experience and a national reputation for being at the forefront of change in immigration law, Roger is able to find positive solutions to his clients' varied needs.

Roger counsels universities and companies in the healthcare, technology, and energy sectors on securing temporary and permanent visas for foreign national employees, including H-1B visas and permanent resident status. He also represents companies under investigation by the Bureau of Immigration and Customs Enforcement, and helps companies perform internal audits of their employment eligibility documents. He leads the firm's immigration practice which was recently recognized by Chambers USA as an “increasingly strong immigration practice.”

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Speaking Engagements


Bar Admissions


  • Chambers USA, Labor & Employment, Recognized Practitioner, 2017; Immigration, 2022 
  • The Best Lawyers in America® Immigration Law, Employment Law - Management, 2014-2023
  • The Best Lawyers in America® Lawyer of the Year, Immigration Law – Salt Lake City, 2017
  • Colorado Super Lawyers® Rising Stars, Immigration: Business, 2019-2021
  • Mountain States Super Lawyers® Rising Stars, Immigration, 2012-2017
  • Utah Business Magazine, Forty Under 40, 2010; Utah Legal Elite, Immigration, 2017-2020
  • Utah State Bar, Young Lawyer of the Year, 2010

Professional and Civic Affiliations

  • American Bar Association – Commission on Immigration, Advisory Committee
  • American Immigration Lawyers Association, Member
    Board of Governors
    Business Immigration Committee
    Worksite Enforcement Committee
    Department of Labor Liaison Committee
    Publications Committee
    Kurzban’s Immigration Law Sourcebook, 2009-2014 Eds., Editor
    Utah Chapter, Chair
  • Utah State Bar – Young Lawyers Division, Board of Directors
  • Society for Human Resource Management – Utah, Board of Directors
  • Utah Governor’s Hispanic Advisory Council, Past Board Member
  • Salt Lake Chamber Immigration Task Force, Board Member
  • Utah Asian Chamber of Commerce, Past President
  • Asian Pacific American Bar Association of Colorado, Board of Directors

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