Vaughan de Kirby

Vaughan de Kirby

Vaughan de Kirby

Strategic Advisor
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  • Jatoi & de Kirby, APC
  • 206 W. 4th St, 3rd Floor, Ste. 327 Santa Ana, CA 92701
  • 415-969-6834

Vaughan has been serving clients internationally for over 35 years. He began his practice in California in 1981 with a clear vision of ensuring that his clients have the critical information they need to make the best decisions for themselves and their families. To see what clients and professionals have to say about Vaughan’s work, visit and Successes on this site.

As the son of an immigrant, Vaughan understands firsthand the importance of the decisions his clients are making when they choose to pursue EB-5 for themselves and their families. He knows that it is much more than an investment decision – it shapes the future for his clients' families, including generations to come.

Vaughan and his wife Christine have been married 44 years and have three adult children. His son Kenton, in addition to assisting Vaughan in his law practice, is completing his PhD in Education at University of California Berkeley. To see some of Kenton’s academic work, go to or  Lei Lei de Kirby is an Aerialist, coach and instructor – to see her work go to Their youngest, Weslyn, who speaks Mandarin, makes his home in Beijing, where he uses his language skills coaching American football, ranging from youth football to college teams. Vaughan is certainly proud of his children, but his greatest pleasure today is his first grandchild, Rowan.

In addition to being a member of the Bar in California, Vaughan is also a member of the Texas and Maryland Bars. Vaughan has held his California Real Estate Broker's License for more than fifteen years, giving him a skillset that has proved valuable to his EB-5 clients. Vaughan holds a General Securities Principal license and is a member of FINRA. As an educator Vaughan served as an Adjunct Professor at Empire College of Law teaching Partnership, Agency and Corporations.

Vaughan is the author of two must have books on EB-5

The EB-5 Investor’s Guide – available on Amazon and in China at

The EB-5 Due Diligence Workbook – available on Amazon

If you are considering EB-5 for yourself and your family, you should not proceed without the information and guidance that these books provide. To get your copy today at no cost, visit our FREE OFFER page.

Vaughan’s public recognition for his work in EB-5 – given the highest rating of 10 - Superb

National Advocates – named to the Top 100 in his field

San Francisco Magazine – Best of San Francisco

Named one of the Top Attorneys of North America – peer-based rating

Named to Super Lawyers – peer-based rating