Lian Kuang-Maoga, Esq.

Lian Kuang-Maoga Esq.

New York, New York
718-521-5046 (Chinese)
516-466-4422 (Great Neck)
212-7517600 (Manhattan)
718-261-1700 (Queens)
718-621-5300 (Brooklyn)
516-466-7068 (Cedarhurst)
Prior to Joining Ronald Fatoullah & Associates in 2010, Lian worked as a case manager for homebound Chinese elders. Lian Kuang-Maoga selected the field of elder law, after recognizing the need for legal assistance among the Chinese elder community. Her ability to speak Cantonese, Mandarin and Taishanese provides great comfort to Chinese elders, who might not otherwise seek counseling due to language and cultural barriers. Lian is able to gain their trust and ensure that they and their families receive the appropriate and necessary assistance they need.

Lian frequently lectures for several organizations who are dedicated to assisting elder Chinese in New York including The Alzheimer's Association Caring Kind, Catholic Charities and Hamilton Madison House. In addition, Lian is very involved with the Long Island Chapter of OCA, a non-profit organization helping Asian Americans in the community.

Lian is a graduate of the CUNY School of Law, and a member of the school's elder law clinic, where she was named as the clinic's first Borchard Foundation fellow, an honor bestowed on individuals who have shown a commitment to working on aging issues in conjunction with the law In addition, Lian has been named a Super Lawyer Rising Star in 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017, and 2018 and profiled in the Top Women Attorneys in New York supplement of the New York Times.

Year Joined Firm

  • 2010

Areas of Practice

  • Elder Law
  • Estate Planning & Probate

Bar Admissions

  • New York


  • City University of New York (CUNY) School of Law, Long Island City, New York
    • Honors: Member, Elder Law Clinic
    • Honors: First Borchard Foundation Fellow, Elder Law Clinic
  • Baruch College, New York, New York
    • B.A.


  • Ms. Kuang-Maoga regularly lectures in English and Chinese for Caring Kind (Alzheimer’s Association), Hamilton-Madison House and Catholic Charities.

Honors and Awards

  • Super Lawyers Rising Star 2014-2018


  • Cantonese Chinese
  • Mandarin Chinese
  • Toisanese
  • English