Margaret T. Ling is currently Senior Associate Counsel at Menicucci, Villa, Cilmi PLLC. Margaret has been a real estate attorney since 1986. Her real estate experience includes the following: Private Real Estate Practice, Agency Underwriting Counsel at Stewart Title Insurance Company and the Ticor-Fidelity Title Group, Claims Counsel at First American Title Insurance Companies, In-House Counsel at CHM Abstract LLC, Titleserv LLC, Intracoastal Abstract LLC, the Couch Braunsdorf Insurance Group, and Summit Associates, and First Nationwide Title Agency, LLC.
Margaret received her Bachelor of Arts degree in History, Cum Laude and Dean’s List, from Barnard College of Columbia University and her Juris Doctor degree from New York Law School. She is admitted to practice law in the State of New York, Appellate Division, Second Department.
She currently serves as Co-Chair of the Real Estate Committee and Co-Chair of Asian Practice Committee at the Asian American Bar Association of New York. She was a former AABANY Board of Director. Her other bar association memberships include the New York County Lawyers’ Association, where she serves as Co-Chair of the Asian Practice Committee, the National Asian Pacific American Bar Association, the Asian Pacific American Lawyers’ Association of New Jersey, and the New York State Bar Association. She is also an active member of the Asian Real Estate Association of America, where she is an Advisory Director of the Board for the AREAA-New York East Chapter, the Chinese American Real Estate Association, the New York Chinese Bankers’ Association, and the National Association of Hispanic Real Estate Professionals.
As a proud Barnard/Columbia alum, Margaret is also involved with the Barnard Business Professionals’ Association, where she was formally a Director of the Board. She is also a member of the Asian Alumnae Association of Columbia University.
This year, Margaret was elected as a Board of Dierctor to the New York Law School Alumna Association.
When Margaret is not busy being a real estate attorney, she is passionate about her golf. She is a member of the United States Golf Association, Volunteer Golf Coach with the First Tee Program of New Jersey, Chair and Member of the PGA Barclays Golf Tournament from 2008 to date, LPGA Pro Am Volunteer for the LGPA Shoprite Classic from 2012 to date, and a PGA Volunteer for the New Jersey PGA Special Olympics of Golf.