Mengxin Cui

Attorney

Reston

mengxin.cui@chugh.com
F: 888.308.5983
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Mengxin “Esther” Cui is Attorney at Law in the office of Virginia.

Esther has received legal training both in China and United States, and also is a bilingual, who is fluent in English, Mandarin and Shanghainese. Esther earned a Bachelor degree in International Law  from Northwest University of Politics and Law, China. During the college life, Esther took an internship in Wikborg, Rein & Co., an international law firm located in Shanghai. After four years of studying law in China, Esther further pursued study in William and Mary Law School, where she earned J.D. degree. In the second year of Law School, she served as President in ALSA where she advocated culture exchange and legal system studying. Before joined The Chugh Firm, Esther worked as an associate attorney in Goldstein Edgar & Reagan, where she practiced generally including landlord and tenant, corporation, contract, and debt collection. Esther has been and remain active in spreading public legal education and legal awareness through giving presentation to minority group and participating community activities.

BAR ADMISSION

Virginia

COURT ADMISSION

Virginia state courts

EDUCATION

Northwest University of Politics and Law, Xi’an, China (2014) – International Law
William and Mary Law School, Williamsburg, Virginia (2017)
Goldey Beacom College, Delaware (expected to graduate in 2020) – MBA

CERTIFICATIONS

Virginia Bar

PROFESSIONAL ACCOMPLISHMENTS

Wikbog, Rein & Co., Shanghai, China  (2012)
Family Law Clinic, Williamsburg, Virginia (2015)
Goldstein, Edgar and Reagan, Newport News (including internship 2016-2018)
Chugh LLP (May 2019-current)

MEMBERSHIPS

Asian American Chamber of Commerce
Asian Community Service Center
SABA – DC

AWARDS

Graduate Academic Excellence Award 2015

PRO BONO

Legal Aid Society of Eastern Virginia (2015)

LANGUAGES

English
Mandarin
Shanghainese

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