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Raymond H. Wong
President, Attorney at Law

New York Office
New Jersey Office

info@wongwonglaw.com

 

Raymond H. Wong is the Founder and President of Wong, Wong & Associates, P.C. Over the years, Mr. Wong has carved out a reputation as an expert problem-solver and fierce litigator. Mr. Wong's educational background in the fields of electrical and chemical engineering is reflected in his precise logical approach to legal problems, while his experiences as a former soldier in the U.S. Army Nation Guard account for his prominent ability to strategize and fight in our adversarial legal system. Since founding the firm in 1988, Mr. Wong has helped countless clients with their legal issues. Mr. Wong has assisted clients in innumerable ways and he has obtained extensive experience effectively handling civil litigation, criminal defense, and transactional matters.

Two of Mr. Wong's strongest attributes as an attorney are his dedication and his efficiency. Mr. Wong fights tirelessly and aggressively for the firm's clients and pushes to make sure they get everything to which they are entitled. However, Mr. Wong is aware that time and money are key client concerns and acts to get quick results. Mr. Wong has distinguished himself amongst his peers through his remarkable ability to rapidly resolve cases if circumstances permit.

Born in mainland China, raised in Hong Kong, and moved to the US in his teens, Mr. Wong understands the unique needs and concerns facing Chinese, Chinese-Americans, and Hong Kongers attempting to navigate the U.S. legal system. A native Cantonese and Mandarin speaker also fluent in English, Mr. Wong can directly communicate with clients, court staff, and other parties, thereby avoiding issues that commonly arise when third-party translators are utilized.

Mr. Wong is licensed to practice law in New York and New Jersey. He is also admitted to the U.S. District Courts for the Southern and Eastern Districts of New York, the District of New Jersey, and the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit. He obtained his juris doctorate from New York Law School. He received a master's degree in electrical engineering and a bachelor's degree in chemical engineering from the City College of the City University of New York.

Mr. Wong is a Board Member and Legal Counsel for the Hong Kong Association of New York, Inc. He is the Founder and Chairman of the Board of the Chinese American Bar Association. Mr. Wong is also a Member of both the Asian American Bar Association of New York and National Committee on United States-China Relations.

 

Membership and Activities:

Advisory Professor, Jilin Univeristy
Board Member and Legal Counsel, Hong Kong Association of New York, Inc.
Founder and Chairman of the Board of Chinese American Bar Association
Member, Asian American Bar Association of New York (AABANY)
Member, National Committee on United States-China Relations
Member, State of New Jersey Senatorial Army Forces Academy Review Board, 1997 to 2003
Administrator, Appointed Manhattan Civil Court Screening Panel for Democratic Committee in 2000
Former Board Member and General Counsel of Chinese American Planning Council, Inc. (CPC), the largest Chinese-American non-profit organization in the east coast of the United States.
Former Member, New Jersey State Bar Association
Former Legal Counsel of Hong Kong Club of New Jersey
Member, Mayor Rudolph Guliani's Transition Team in 1993
Asian-American Representative, Independent Judiciary Screening Committee to the Supreme Court of New York in 1991
Elected Member, Democratic State Committee of New York, 62nd A.D. for the 1982-1984 term.
Former Member, New Jersey Army National Guards

 

Languages
English
Mandarin
Cantonese

Bars and Courts
New York Bar
New Jersey Bar

US District Court for the District of New Jersey
US District Court for the Southern District of New York
US District Court for the Eastern District of New York
US Court of Appeals for 2nd Circuit

Education
J.D., New York Law School
M.S., The City College of the City University of New York
B.S., The City College of the City University of New York
Boston University