Suzanne LazickiOVERVIEW
Suzanne Lazicki is a business writer and EB-5 expert. As owner of Lucid Professional Writing, Suzanne writes and reviews business plans for EB-5 investor petitions. She holds degrees in English and Business Administration, and worked for real estate, marketing, and investment companies in the United States and China prior to founding Lucid Professional Writing in 2009. Suzanne is an expert in EB-5 regulations and trends and in Internet-based market and industry research. She has prepared over 250 business plans for Regional Centers, project developers, and foreign investors. Suzanne maintains blog.lucidtext.com, and her articles and presentations include the chapter on business plans in Immigration Options for Investors & Entrepreneurs, 3rd Ed. published by the American Immigration Lawyers Association. She is a member of the trade association IIUSA, and serves on the editorial board for the Regional Center Business Journal. Suzanne is based in Ogden, Utah.

Contact: suzanne@lucidtext.com (626) 660-4030


See the Business Plans Page for detail of my services and standards.


BA English Literature, Seattle Pacific University, summa cum laude
MBA, Weber State University


S. Lazicki, “Selected Issues in EB-5 Cases: The Comprehensive Business Plan,” Immigration Options for Investors & Entrepreneurs (AILA 2014—03 Ed.): 361.

S. Lazicki, “2014 USCIS EB-5 Adjudicator Training Materials,” Regional Center Business Journal 4 (2014): 36-37.

S. Lazicki, “2013 Regional Center Approval Letters,” Regional Center Business Journal 2 (2014): 29-30.

S. Lazicki & L. Li, “New I-526 Data by Country Illuminates EB-5 Investor Demand Trends,” Regional Center Business Journal 1 (2014): 16-19.

S. Lazicki, “USCIS EB-5 Training Materials 2008 to 2011,” IIUSA 2013 Forum Handbook: 28-37.


S. Lazicki, D. Hirson & J. McCarthy, “Analysis of USCIS EB-5 Training & Guidance for Adjudicators: What is Really New & What’s Left Undone.” Presentation at the 3rd Annual IIUSA EB-5 International Investment & Economic Development Forum, Las Vegas, Nevada, June 20, 2013.

S. Lazicki, K. Atteberry & D. Andersson, “Feasible, Reasonable, & Reproducible: EB-5 Compliant Business Plans & Economic Analyses.” Presentation at the 2nd Annual IIUSA EB-5 International Investment & Economic Development Forum, Laguna Hills, California, April 30, 2012.

S. Lazicki, “EB-5 Business Plans.” Presentation at the EB-5 Institute Conference, Portland, Oregon, March 30, 2012.

S. Lazicki, “Understanding EB-5 Business Plans.” Presentation at Still the Gold Mountain: EB-5 Strategies and Recent Developments (Los Angeles County Bar Association), Los Angeles, California, February 11, 2012.

S. Lazicki, “EB-5 Business Plans in 2011.” Presentation at the EB-5 Institute EB-5 One-Day Seminar: Regional Center development, management & project creation, Las Vegas, Nevada, February 19, 2011.

S. Lazicki, “Business Plans for EB-5 Purposes.” Presentation at the Wright Johnson, LLC EB-5 Seminar: Regional Center Development & Management, Chicago, IL, August 30, 2010.

S. Lazicki & L. Lau, “Engaging a winning team to plan the EB-5 case.” Presentation at the Los Angeles County Bar Association EB-5 Employment Creation Today Seminar, Arcadia, California, March 20, 2010.

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