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Douglas B. Thie

Office: 704-940-9128

Cell: 704-517-0659

Doug Thie’s practice focuses on immigration law. He has successfully represented a wide range of clients, from multinational corporations to families and individuals, in immigration law matters. His practice includes employment-based immigration, family-based immigration, investor visas, removal/deportation defense, and federal court litigation.

Doug represents clients before U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services, Executive Office for Immigration Review (Immigration Court), U.S. Department of State, U.S. Customs and Border Protection, U.S. Department of Labor, Immigration and Customs Enforcement, Board of Immigration Appeals, and Administrative Appeals Office. He is also admitted to practice before the U.S. District Court for the Western District of North Carolina and the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit.

Doug attended the University of North Carolina School of Law and graduated with honors. He graduated magna cum laude from Wofford College with a major in Spanish and a minor in Government. He has spent extensive time in Mexico and South America. Doug is fluent in Spanish.

Doug serves on the Charlotte Bilingual Preschool board of directors and attends Forest Hill Church. He lives in Charlotte with his wife, Sarah Beth, and their dog, Penny. He spends his free time traveling, hiking, and watching Tar Heels basketball and football.

Areas of Practice

  • Employment-Based Immigration
  • Family-Based Immigration
  • Investor Visas
  • Removal/Deportation Defense
  • Federal Court Litigation

Bar Admissions

  • North Carolina
  • Michigan
  • U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit
  • U.S. District Court for the Western District of North Carolina


  • University of North Carolina School of Law, Juris Doctor
  • Wofford College, Bachelor of Arts


  • Immigration and DACA, Wofford College, October 2017
Meet Our Attorneys
Clawson & Staubes Attorneys
Our Offices
  • Charleston

  • 126 Seven Farms Drive, Suite 200
  • Charleston, SC 29492
  • (843) 577-2026
  • Charlotte

  • 756 Tyvola Road, Suite 130
  • Charlotte, NC 28217
  • (704) 940-9128
  • Columbia

  • 1612 Marion Street, Suite 200
  • Columbia, SC 29201
  • (800) 774-8242
  • Greenville

  • 1000 E North Street, Suite 200
  • Greenville, SC 29601
  • (864) 331-8940