In more than 25 years of practice, Margaret Wong has built Margaret W. Wong & Associates Co., L.P.A. into a firm nationally and internationally renowned for its knowledge in immigration and nationality law. As the demand for her services increases across the country, Margaret W. Wong & Associates now has offices in Cleveland, Columbus, Detroit, New York, Atlanta and Nashville. Margaret is admitted for practice in Ohio, New York, Illinois, Georgia, the District of Columbia, and Michigan. Her firm is ranked by US News as one the best law firms in the country.
In 1950, Margaret Wong’s story began in the former British Colony of Hong Kong. Months earlier, her Chinese parents had fled the political repression and civil war caused by the Communist takeover of China.
Over the last two decades, Margaret has helped innumerable employers obtain work permits for their executives and other employees. She has assisted thousands of people in coming to the United States to become permanent residents, advance their educations, work, pursue opportunities, and, for many, achieve the ultimate dream of American citizenship.
Her achievements have not gone unrecognized and she has won numerous awards, including two for philanthropy - the Margaret Ireland Award from the Cleveland Women’s City Club and the 1997 Creative Philanthropy Award from the Women’s Community Foundation. Crain’s Cleveland Business has named her to their “Women of Influence” list and Cleveland Magazine has included her with its “Most Interesting People.”