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John Z. Huang

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Firm Name
Dacheng (Chicago) Law Offices
77 W. Washington Street
Address 2
Suite 800
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Chicago, IL 60602

Areas of Practice
Business/Corporate, Family Law, General Litigation, Immigration, International Law, Mergers & Acquisitions
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77 West Washington Street, Chicago, IL, USA
Full Biography

John Z. Huang is the founder of John Z. Huang & Associates. Located in Chicago, Illinois, he provides representation to people and businesses throughout the greater metropolitan area in several types of matters. In his immigration law practice, Mr. Huang assists clients who are seeking employment-based visas such as EB-1, EB-2 and EB-3. He also has experience in securing work permits and EB-5 investor visas. His background also includes assisting foreign nurses enter the United States. Mr. Huang's family-based immigration experience has covered adoptions, fiancé and spouse visas, and adjustment of status.

In addition to his immigration practice, Mr. Huang handles labor and employment matters, including claims of discrimination, harassment, trade secret misappropriation, wrongful termination and other forms of retaliation. He has prepared and reviewed employment agreements and employee manuals. In the corporate and business area, Mr. Huang advises entrepreneurs on the appropriate form of legal entity for their ventures, and he has handled mergers and acquisitions as well as liquidations. His litigation experience includes contract breaches and other types of domestic and international business disputes.

Fluent in Chinese as well as English, Mr. Huang attended Central China Normal University as an undergraduate and received a Bachelor of Arts in 1975. Mr. Huang first attended Wuhan University School of Law in Hubei province. After moving to the United States, Mr. Huang obtained his Juris Doctor from Chicago-Kent College of Law, part of the Illinois Institute of Technology, and his LL.M. from Yale Law School. A published author on a variety of topics, he has also been invited to speak at several seminars and forums. Mr. Huang is admitted to practice before all Illinois and New York state courts.

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Practice Overview

Founded in 1996 in Downtown Chicago by Dr. John Z. Huang, Huang & Associates is committed to providing clients with ethical, high-quality, and cost-effective legal services. The firm's service areas include company formation and amendment, corporate mergers and acquisition, OTC Bulletin Board, overboard investment, international business, commercial litigation, intellectual property, real property, and immigration.

The firm is in-house counsel for over 100 companies in China and the United States. For more specialized areas of law, the firm's extensive network within the legal community enables it to quickly locate outside counsel on an as-needed basis, thus relieving clients of such burden and saving clients time and money in the process.

Rep. Cases/Clients

Defended a group of Chinese companies in trademark infringement litigation and reached settlement with the plaintiff companies, 2018

Represented a Chicago company in matters involving Employment and Labor Law - Employee handbook and employment contracts, 2018

Successfully represented a significant number of clients in: (1) immigrant applications including EB-1, EB-2, EB-5, I-130; (2) non-immigrant visa applications including H-1B, L-1A, P-1, N-400, F-1 reinstatement; (3) N-400; (4) asylum, 2017

Represented a large company winding up its business, 2017

Represented a large company listed on the Chinese stock exchange in areas of corporate, IP, real estate, winding up of business, trademark assignment, and real property lease agreement, 2017

Represented a large company in products liability lawsuit, 2017

Represented a large Chinese company performing due diligence on property purchase for factory, as well as incorporation and governance, 2017

Awards & Honors

Fellow, Litigation Counsel of America, 2019
Super Lawyers, 2017, 2019
Lawyers of Distinction, 2017


Editor in Chief, Overseas Investment Immigration, published by the Law Publication House, 2019
Editor in Chief, Cross-Border Merger & Acquisition, Wuhan University Publishing House, 2015
Editor in Chief, Overseas Investment, Wuhan University Publishing House, 2013
Author, Program Electronic Review Management Based Employment Immigration System, Monthly Law Journal, 2007
Author, An Introduction to Foreign Investment Laws in the People's Republic of China, The John Marshall Law Review, 1995
Culture and Value, Qing Hua University Publication House, 1987


Speaker at Chicago forum entitled, "The New Reality Facing Chinese Americans During the U.S.-China Conflict." Other speakers at forum included law enforcement officers and prominent attorneys, 2019

Speaker at seminar organized by CBA International & Foreign Law Committee. Discussed issues involving real estate, estate planning and probate, and small business creation, comparing similarities and differences of USA and China, 2018

Attended Las Vegas EB-5 Investment Immigration Convention, 2017

Keynote Speaker, "Hot Issues of Disputes on U.S. Constitutional Law," 2016


President and Legal Counsel, Hubei Folks Association in Chicago, 2018
Legal Counsel, Chinese American Association of Greater Chicago, 2018
Represented the Association of Chinese American Scientists, Engineers and Professionals, 2017


Illinois Institute of Technology, Chicago-Kent College of Law
J.D., 1991

Yale University
J.S.D., 1989

Yale University
LL.M., 1986

Wuhan University
Master of Law, 1985

Central China Normal University
B.A., 1975

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John Z. Huang, P.C., Law Office

77 W Washington St Ste 800, Chicago, IL 60602, USA

(312) 782-2090

5 out of 5 stars

Melody Jiang

5 out of 5 stars

posted 2 years ago