About Hwang Law Group

Meet the attorneys.

Hwang Law Group’s attorneys are committed to providing clients with comprehensive Nevada legal services. Our specialties include Personal Injury Law, Family Law, Immigration Law, and more. Get to know the team that has your back.

Tin Hwang | Hwang Law Group

Tin Hwang, Esq.

Award Winning Attorney

Shortly after starting her firm, Tin Hwang was named “Top 100 Attorneys of 2016” in Las Vegas, Nevada. She also received the “Best Up and Coming in 2017” attorney award by Nevada Business Magazine. In 2018, Ms. Hwang won “Top 40 under 40” for Personal Injury Law by the Association of American Trial Lawyers. Other achievements include:

  • “10 Best Attorneys” as published by the American Institute of Family Law Attorneys in 2018 for the state of Nevada
  • “10 Best Attorneys” as published by the American Institute of Personal Injury Attorneys in 2019 for the state of Nevada
  • “Legal Elite” in NV Business Magazine in 2021 and 2022
  • “Rising Star” from Super Lawyers in 2020, 2022, and 2023

Giving back to Las Vegas

Ms. Hwang has been involved in various community organizations, including serving as a legal advocate for victims of domestic violence and human trafficking, as well as serving on the board of the Asian American Advocacy Clinic.

Get to Know the Attorney

A lifelong Las Vegas, Nevada resident, Ms. Hwang is a first generation Taiwanese American with her family roots extending from Taipei and Tainan, Taiwan. Ms. Hwang is fluent in Mandarin.

Linda Lay | Hwang Law Group

Linda Lay, Esq.

Licensed in Nevada and California

Linda L. Lay's legal career started when she was admitted to the State Bar of California in December 2012. Her passion for law led her to also become admitted to the State Bar of Nevada in May 2013, broadening her scope of practice. Linda honed her skills working in different law firms, including an insurance defense firm and a family law firm in Las Vegas. With a diverse range of experiences under her belt, Linda has become proficient in several areas of law, including Family Law, Personal Injury Law, Real Estate Law, and Medical Malpractice Law. She takes pride in providing exceptional legal representation to her clients and strives to achieve the best possible outcome for them. Linda is a dedicated and hardworking attorney who is committed to helping her clients navigate the complexities of the legal system with compassion and integrity.

Get to Know the Attorney

In her free time, Ms. Lay enjoys hanging out with her two children and her dog, Yogi, as well as hiking and scrapbooking.

Cathy Li | Hwang Law Group

Cathy Li, Esq.

Your Trusted Immigration Advocate

Meet Qiuxia Castillo, who also goes by Cathy Li. Beyond being a seasoned lawyer licensed in both California and Nevada, Cathy's journey in law is deeply personal. Having immigrated herself, she understands firsthand the challenges and dreams that come with the territory. For Cathy, it's not just about practicing law; it's about being a trusted guide through your legal journey. Legal matters can indeed feel like turbulent waters, but Cathy is your anchor. She's dedicated to not only offering top-notch legal counsel but also being your unwavering support system. Cathy's expertise in immigration law is not just professional; it's driven by her empathy and understanding of the immigrant experience. When you work with her, you're not just a client; you're a person with a unique story, and she's here to craft a legal strategy that respects your individual circumstances.

Get to Know the Attorney

Attorney Cathy Li speaks fluent Mandarin.

Ranee Samerthai | Hwang Law Group

Ranee Samerthai, Esq.

Las Vegas Immigration Attorney

Ms. Samerthai graduated and received her law degree from the Barry University of Orlando, Florida. After graduating, she returned to her home in Las Vegas and began her legal career practicing solely in immigration law. She has extensive knowledge and experience in various immigration matters, including but not limited to employment visas, family petitions, deportation proceedings, investor visas, naturalization, etc. She continues to provide legal assistance and services to the Las Vegas community through various nonprofit organizations including the Thai Culture Foundation and Asian Community Resource Center by conducting monthly immigration seminars to educate the community.

Get to Know the Attorney

Ms. Samerthai is a native of Las Vegas, Nevada, with her family extending from Thailand. Her mother, now retired, owned and operated one of the first Thai restaurants in Las Vegas. Ms. Samerthai is fluent in Thai.

Meet the staff.

Our exceptional staff is just as vital as our attorneys. Allow us to introduce the dedicated individuals who handle crucial behind-the-scenes tasks for our clients' cases.

Janina | Hwang Law Group


Janina, a Las Vegas native with Chilean roots and fluent in Spanish, earned a BA in Criminal Justice from the University of Nevada, Las Vegas. With over a decade of experience as a litigation manager specializing in personal injury and family law, Janina is also a devoted mother of 3 boys and 1 girl. In her free time, she enjoys DIY projects and finding joy in the beauty of nature.

Jade | Hwang Law Group


Jade spent her early childhood in Saigon, Vietnam, before relocating to Las Vegas with her family. She is fluent in Vietnamese and holds a bachelor's degree in Psychology. In addition to her studies, Jade's true passion lies in cooking authentic Vietnamese dishes, as well as a range of other Asian cuisines, which she loves to share with those around her.

Jen | Hwang Law Group


Jen's journey began in China where she pursued her Bachelor's Degree in English from Beijing University and eventually became a police officer. Upon relocating to Las Vegas with her husband, she became fluent in English and dedicated herself to providing exceptional customer service by always placing herself in the customer's shoes. In her free time, Jen indulges in her passion for cooking authentic, healthy Chinese cuisine, showcasing her skills in the kitchen with her loved ones.

Asiana | Hwang Law Group


Asiana obtained her BA degree in Criminal Justice with a minor in Psychology from the University of Nevada, Las Vegas. While she spends most of her time working and learning during the week, on the weekends she enjoys listening to music and dancing. Her background in criminal justice and psychology accompanied by years of experience in customer service help Asiana to properly identify and quickly address the needs of Hwang Law Group’s clients.

Ameera | Hwang Law Group


Ameera was born in Las Vegas and was raised by a single mother with the support of her family. She takes pride in her Buddhist beliefs, which have instilled in her a strong faith in the notion that everything happens for a reason and that outcomes will align as intended. In her leisure time, Ameera enjoys shopping and spending quality moments with her loved ones, particularly her dog, Pichu.

Kylie | Hwang Law Group


Kylie Mao, a Criminal Justice major at the University of Nevada, Las Vegas (UNLV), is passionate about the justice system and education. She aspires to become a legal professional catering towards business and AI and technology law. Inspired by her major and academic journey, she plans to attend law school to deepen her understanding of legal principles and contribute meaningfully to the field. In her free time she enjoys reading books and helping coach for her local high school in We The People competitions.