Foley & Mansfield
Foley & Mansfield

Donald Zheng

Attorney - Minneapolis


Bar Admissions: Minnesota

Practice Groups: Commercial Litigation

Education: University of Illinois College of Law, JD, summa cum laude, 2018; Sun-Yat-Sen University, Masters in Anthropology, 2014; Jinan University, Bachelor of Law, Economics; 2012

Memberships: American Bar Association


Donald (Qian) Zheng, an attorney in Foley & Mansfield’s Minneapolis office, focuses his practice in commercial litigation. Donald assists firm clients in resolving disputes in matters including construction, bankruptcy and real estate. His experience includes researching legal issue, drafting pleadings, motions, and assisting trial preparations.

Prior to obtaining his J.D., Donald served as a law clerk for the firm, gaining valuable experience in the litigation process. Prior to joining the firm, he served as a Judicial Extern for the Honorable Judge Virginia M. Kendall in U.S. District Court Northern District of Illinois, where he researched and drafted court orders (motion to dismiss, motion to strike, motion to stay, etc.) for civil and criminal cases.


  • Order of the Coif
  • CALI Awards for the Highest Grade: Introduction to Advocacy; Criminal Law


  • Recent Development Editor, Journal of Law, Technology & Policy (JLTP)