Lei Jiang LLC is a Cleveland-based law firm with international practice. We offer a full range of business and corporation, immigration, patent, real estate, litigation, estate and trust, and China-related legal services. At Lei Jiang LLC, our goal is to provide exceptional legal service to meet and exceed the expectations of every single client from all over the world. With passion to serve and skills to deliver, we hold strong to the best interests of our clients.
Business & Corporation
Lei Jiang LLC’s business & corporation practice is dedicated to helping our clients develop great business and add value. We represent both domestic and foreign companies at all stages of their business and transactions. Our services include startups, merger & acquisitions, corporate finance, corporate governance, restructuring, labor & employment, etc. Your success is our success, and we are committed to it.
As immigrants themselves, our attorneys understand every client’s particular need and devote time and effort to solve problems. We represent our clients in various immigrant and non-immigrant visa matters, including H1-B, EB1, EB2, EB3, PERM Labor Certification, National Interest Waiver, EB5, L-1, B, J, family, naturalization, etc. Because U.S. immigration laws are federal laws, we are capable of serving clients from all states and countries.
As a previous network engineer, our managing attorney Lei Jiang is keen to understand and solve every client’s unique intellectual property issues. Being registered to practice before the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office, Lei Jiang is capable of handling complex IP matters, including preparation and prosecution of provisional and non-provisional patents, preparation and prosecution of trademarks and service marks, patent infringement matters, licensing patented inventions, licensing negotiations, and copyright.
The Real Estate Practice at Lei Jiang LLC offers a full range of services related to leasing, financing, construction, acquisition, disposition, land use, purchase and sale, negotiations, and litigation. We help our clients consummate their real estate projects, and their satisfaction is always our top priority.
We are proud of our ability to deliver exceptional and cost-efficient litigation services. We represent corporation and individual clients in state and federal courts and serve their best interests. Our expertise includes drafting pleadings, motions, and discovery for courts and alternative dispute resolution proceeding. At Lei Jiang LLC, we invest time and passion to help our clients solve the disputes and fight for the maximum benefits.
Estate & Trust
We provide innovative financial planning for our clients to maximize their personal goals and minimize tax consequences. At Lei Jiang LLC, our attorneys help clients plan and administer trusts and estates, design and implement family wealth transfer transactions, and set up private philanthropic foundations. We also represent clients in administrative and judicial proceedings, whether routine or contested, and we are dedicated to avoiding or resolving disputes.
China has become the world's second largest and the world's fastest-growing major economy, with average growth rates of 10% for the past 30 years, and the second largest trading nation in the world and the largest exporter and second largest importer of goods. No matter whether you want to expand your business and grasp great opportunities in China, or you are from Greater China area and would like to enter the US market, we are ready to help. Our China practice includes merger & acquisition, joint venture, foreign direct investment, subsidiary and branch operation, intellectual property, and various business and corporate issues. All of our attorneys can speak native Chinese and have strong China background.
Attorney Lei Jiang has diverse skills and multicultural background. Born in Shanghai, China, Lei Jiang and her family immigrated to Vancouver, Canada in 1993. In 1997, Lei Jiang came to the United States for higher education. In 2001, she graduated with two degrees, Computer Science and Business, and ranked number one in both of her classes. She worked as an Engineering Analyst for Lucent Technology right after the college. During that employment, Ms Jiang was ranked as a top 10 percent performer in Lucent St. Louis Engineering Center. At the same time, she started her own real estate business which steadily grew bigger. Recognizing the importance of law in everyday business, Ms Jiang resigned from her engineering job and attended law school in Cleveland, Ohio. But she continued to run her real estate company.
Through her experience, Lei Jiang realized that she could provide clients her unique combination of expertise and perspective. So she started her law firm. Being an immigrant herself and successfully petitioned for the immigrant status and later citizenship in both United States and Canada, Ms Jiang understands why people want to come to the United States and what it takes to achieve that goal. Moreover, Ms Jiang understands the necessity of immigration to U.S. business, especially in the high tech fields. Thus, Ms Jiang utilizes thorough and creative approaches in immigration practice.
Trained as a computer programmer and worked as a network engineer, Lei Jiang has expertise in both software and hardware technologies. As a result, she understands various issues related to intellectual property and can handle many complex practices in USPTO. She practices patent, trademark, and copyright prosecutions.
Being an entrepreneur herself, Lei Jiang is adept to various business situations and transactions. Moreover, during the law school study, Ms Jiang focused on corporate law and issues, and was on the Cali's list for excellent achievement in the study of Mergers & Acquisitions which is given to the number one student in the class. (She was also on the Cali's list for excellent achievement in the study of Immigration & Nationality Law).
Lei Jiang strongly believes that attorneys have a responsibility to help strengthening communities in which they are part of and to help those in need of legal service. She has a long history of supporting various charitable organizations and rendering legal service to the poor. Ms Jiang was recognized by the Cleveland-Marshall College of Law for her pro bono and community service and received an award in October 2006 for her work. Her commitment to help the least powerful has continued to today.
Lei Jiang has been admitted to practice law in the State of Ohio. She is also a licensed United States patent attorney. Moreover, Ms. Jiang has been admitted to practice in the U.S. District Court Northern District of Ohio, and U.S. Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit.
Lei Jiang is also a founder and the current CEO of Shangrila Ohio, a real estate investment company specialized in office buildings. She also serves as a director of Weblution, a web development company.