Thomas Lai, Esq. is the principal of the Law Office of Thomas Lai. Mr. Lai immigrated from Taiwan to the United States at the age of six and was primarily educated in the United States. He has assimilated to the American norms and behaviors but still retains traditional Chinese values and culture.
Prior to establishing the Law Firm of Thomas Lai, he has interned for Justice Leslie G. Leach of the Supreme Court of the State of New York, worked as an attorney for Deloitte in Westfield, New Jersey, Dai & Associates, P.C. in New York, New York and Marzec Law Firm in New York, New York.
Mr. Lai is licensed to practice in State of New York and New Jersey and has extensive experience in the New York Supreme Courts and Federal Courts. He focuses his practice on civil litigation, employment and labor law, claims under the Federal Labor and Standards Act, real estate litigation, real estate transactions, and landlord and tenant disputes. He is also admitted to the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of New York, Eastern District of New York, and the District of New Jersey.
Mr. Lai speaks English, Mandarin Chinese and Taiwanese.