TONG LAW is a full service law firm providing litigation and transactional legal services to individuals and businesses.
No matter too large, no issue too small; at TONG LAW, our approach to problem solving is to harmonize exceptional client representation with practical legal solutions. We handle a multitude of civil matters, and represent both English and Mandarin Chinese speaking clients.
Our primary areas of focus are employment law, entrepreneurial and startup business law, immigration law, and trademark and copyright law.
Consistent with our commitment to running a green business, we are proud to operate as a technology-driven, paperless office. Our web hosting is 100% wind powered, we utilize webcam video conferencing, and we recycle and use environmentally friendly products.
Conveniently located in the historic Tribune Tower in beautiful Downtown Oakland, California, TONG LAW is easily accessible by various modes of eco-friendly transportation such as BART, bus, or bike.
Languages Spoken: Mandarin, English
Licensed since 2010
|Award Name||Grantor||Date Granted|
|Rising Star||Super Lawyers||2015|
|Pro Bono Recognition Award||Santa Clara University School of Law||2010|
|Best Oral Argument||Trial Advocacy - Santa Clara University School of Law||2008|
|Thurgood Marshall Civil Rights Scholarship||Santa Clara University School of Law||2007|
|Arts and Leadership Scholarship||Oberlin College||1999|
|Attorney and Counselor at Law||TONG LAW||2011 - Present|
|Law Clerk||The Veen Firm, PC||2009 - 2011|
|Trial Fellow||San Francisco Trial Lawyers Association||2009 - 2009|
|Judicial Intern||Superior Court of San Francisco||2008 - 2008|
|Law Clerk||Consumers Union||2008 - 2008|
|Community Organizer||Center for Media Justice||2003 - 2007|
|Association Name||Position Name||Duration|
|Alameda County Bar Association||Chair of the Barristers Executive Committee||2013 - Present|
|Asian American Bar Association||Newsletter Committee Member||2013 - Present|
|Earl Warren American Inn of Court||Associate Member||2013 - Present|
|California Lawyers for the Arts||Referral Attorney||2012 - Present|
|California Employment Lawyers Association||Attorney Member||2012 - Present|
|American Immigration Lawyers Association||Member||2012 - Present|
|Santa Clara University School of Law||Law||Juris Doctor||2010|
|Oberlin College||Sociology||Bachelor of Arts||2003|