Fluent in English, Mandarin Chinese, and Taiwanese.
Steve has over 10 years of experience representing clients in business and real estate transactions, business immigration matters, and resolving commercial disputes. His clients are diverse and include individuals, small to mid-size companies, and international organizations (private and public).
Represented shareholder in a shareholder dispute and obtained settlement of over 1 million dollars.
Represented and assisted foreign publicly traded company to establish multiple restaurants in the Puget Sound area.
Successfully represented clients in obtaining L1 and E2 visas, permanent resident status (greencard), and U.S. citizenship.
Represented landlord in a dispute with tenant and obtained a settlement of over $80,000.00.
Represented purchaser to finalize a contentious $3.5 million real property transaction.
Represented seller in completing a $7 million real property transaction.
Successfully prosecuted a claim against tenant for unpaid rent and collected over $75,000.00 on the judgment.
J.D., University of Washington School of Law, 2005.
B.A., University of Washington, with Honors, 2001.
Professional and Civic Involvement
Member, Washington State Bar Association
Former Vice President and Member, Taiwanese Association of Greater Seattle
Member, Phi Beta Kappa National Honor Society
Member, Golden Key National Honor Society
Recipient of Holman Scholarship; Moquin Minority Scholarship
During his spare time, Steve enjoys time spent with his wife and 3 children. Steve also enjoys a good game of chess, tennis, golf, and books.