Attorney J. Xu

video Jane (Zhong) Xu, LLM
Attorney at Law - Houston Offices
Partner, Co-managing attorney

Licensed in New York and Texas
Admitted to the China Bar

Practice Areas: NIW, EB-1, PERM, H, L, O working visas, EB-5

Attorney Jane Xu is a Partner and Co-Managing Attorney at Zhang & Associates and manager of the firm’s Houston offices. Licensed in both New York and Texas, she is also authorized to practice law in China. Attorney Xu earned her Bachelor of Law Degree in International Economic Law from Fudan University, Shanghai China with the honor of Excellent Graduate from the Bureau of Shanghai High Education, and received her Master of Laws degree from the University of Virginia School of Law.

Prior to joining Z&A, Attorney Xu worked for several international companies. Attorney Xu worked for NIKE as the Assistant Sports Marketing Manager in charge of legal affairs and business development, and worked for Ranbaxy, the No. 1 Indian pharmaceutical company, as the Human Resource Manager in charge of legal affairs and recruitment. In addition, she also practiced corporate and family law with a local law firm in Shanghai.

Attorney Xu's major fields of practice include PERM, National Interest Waiver (NIW), EB-1(a) Alien of Extraordinary Ability, EB-1(b) Outstanding Researcher, EB-5, H-1B, L, O and E nonimmigrant working visas. Since joining the firm, Attorney Xu has effectively handled more than three thousand PERM, NIW, EB-1, EB-5, H-1B, L, O and E cases. Specifically, Attorney Xu has successfully assisted many clients with tough RFEs (Request for Additional Evidence), which demonstrated her desire to take on challenges and excel.

Attorney Xu's strong commitment to clients springs from her own immigrant background, which gives her the ability to treat each case with empathy and compassion, as though it were her own. Her detail-oriented and professional nature is complemented by her personal touch, as Attorney Xu is always accessible and quick in responding to clients’ needs.

With over 20 years rich experience and a stellar success record, Attorney Xu is widely recognized as a leading expert in the field of employment based immigration especially in EB1 and NIW whose ability to offer customized immigration strategies and solutions will help you achieve the American Dream.

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Bachelor of Law Degree in International Economic Law from Fudan University
Master of Laws Degree from the University of Virginia School of Law


American Immigration Lawyers Association (AILA)
New York State Bar Association
Texas State Bar Association


Fluent in English and Chinese