Senior Associate Attorney Zhongli (“Jolie”) Yu concentrates her Honolulu based legal practice on immigration law and selective cases involving civil litigation, business law, corporate law, and international trade. Ms. Yu is licensed to practice law in the State of California, which also allows her to represent clients before the Honolulu Immigration Court. She is fluent in both spoken and written Mandarin Chinese.
Ms. Yu is a graduate of Ningbo University in Zheijiang Province, China where she received an LL.B. in International Business Law. Ms. Yu also earned an LL.M. in International Comparative Law from the University of San Diego School of Law.
Between 1995 and 2000, Ms. Yu practiced business law in Shanghai, China. She represented large national and local banks, financial institutions, and international companies in business negotiations, arbitrations, and litigation. Ms. Yu was in-house counsel for Bank of China (Shanghai) between 1996 and 2000.