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Donglai Yang

Donglai Yang

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About Me

I have been practicing immigration law nationwide passionately since 2000.  As an immigrant from China, I represented thousand of clients in all areas of immigration field.  I am personal, professional and efficient.  Call me for a consulation for your legal issues.  


Languages Spoken: Mandarin, English, Spanish

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Practice Areas

Licensed since 2000

  1. Immigration: 100%
    15 years, 10 thousand cases



Fixed (Always)

Payment Types:

Cash, Check, Credit Card

Attorney Endorsements

3 total 

  • Jeremy Michael Anderson

    I endorse this lawyer. Mr. Yang is a highly skilled, integrity driven immigration practitioner.


    Jeremy Anderson Immigration Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

  • Clifford E. Cardone

    I endorse this lawyer. He is a man who brings integrity and a high degree of dedication to his work for the clients he represents. I would recommend him to anyone in need of an immigration attorney.


    Clifford Cardone Personal Injury Attorney
    Relationship: Worked together on matter

Contact Info

Attorney at Law

829 Baronne St
New Orleans, LA, 70113-1102



LAEligible to practice law200008/16/2015

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.

Avvo Contributions

Legal Answers


Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Global Award NomineeCorporate LiveWire2015
top 100 immigration attorneysNational Advocacy2014
ScholarshipTulane University Law School1998

Work Experience

TitleCompany NameDuration
AssociateFalcon Law Firm2000 - 2003
Managing memberLaw Offices of Donglai Yang2000 - Present
Legal InternFalcon Law Firm1998 - 1999


Association NamePosition NameDuration
North District of Texasmember2010 - Present
United States Court of Appeals For the Ninth Circuitmember2007 - Present
United States Court of Appeals Fourth Circuitmember2004 - Present
unites states courts of appeals fifth circuitmember2004 - Present
United States Supreme Courtmember2002 - Present
United States Court of Appeals Second CircuitMember2001 - Present
United States Court of Appeals for the Eleventh Circuitmember2001 - Present
Louisiana State Bar AssociationMember2000 - Present
Western District of Louisianamember1999 - Present
unites states district court Eastern District of Louisianamember1999 - Present
American Immigration Lawyers Associationmember1999 - Present

Legal Cases

Case NameOutcome
Matter of Xobtaining green card in 30 days
Huang v. A.G. No. 12-644 (2nd Cir. 2013)Petition of review was granted
Changxin Yu v. Dalian Martime 12-cv-701 (EDLA 2012)Settled

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Publication NameTitleDate
Tulane Maritime Law JournalDamages In Jones Act cases2004
Tulane Maritime Law JournalComparative Analysis1999


School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
Tulane University Law SchoolN/AMaster of Laws1999
Dalian Maritime UniversityMartimeLL.B - Bachelor of Laws1998

Speaking Engagements

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