Seward Tran LLP DBA Queen City Immigration Law obtains H.U.B. Certification in North Carolina

The state of North Carolina has certified Seward Tran LLP d.b.a Queen City Immigration Law as historically underutilized business ("HUB"). The certification allows the firm to be more competitive when pursuing opportunities for government contracting and long-term initiatives involving doing business with the premier businesses in the state.

“We are committed to being a top quality law firm that provides great service to both individuals and the premier companies in North Carolina,” partner Sherrod Seward says. “The HUB certification allows us to compete against and work with other top law firms in the state to pursue our long-term business development plan.”

The North Carolina Office for Historically Underutilized Businesses was established on April 20, 1999 through the signing of Executive Order 150. The mission of this office is to promote the economic opportunities for historically underutilized businesses in State Government contracting and procurement that will foster their growth and profitability.

The HUB Office was established to:

  • Increase the amount of goods and services acquired by state agencies from businesses owned and controlled by HUB firms;

  • Work towards eliminating barriers that reduce the participation of HUB firms in the marketplace, and in state government procurement and contracting;

  • Encourage purchasing officers and capital project coordinators within the state agencies, departments, universities and community colleges to identify and utilize HUB vendors, contractors and service providers;

  • Educate HUB firms on “How To Do Business” with the State of North Carolina; and

  • Provide resources for HUB firms.



Headquartered in Charlotte, North Carolina, Seward Tran LLP brings a personal approach to being helpful in our community. Our firm is a general practice but we primarily focus on student debt defense, civil liability, family law, and taxation issues. We care about the story of each our clients and want them to receive the best treatment possible. Understanding how much our advocacy means to our clients and their families, we are thorough and persistent with our representation. Our attorneys are skilled practitioners and more importantly, good people. Our goal is to not only provide great advocacy for your legal issues, but to also help you feel comfortable during the process.


Queen City Immigration Law is a Charlotte, North Carolina-based full-service immigration law firm that focuses on the strategic needs of our clients. Our firm specializes in purposeful, intelligent and thorough representation for both employers and investors. We also advocate for families and individuals all over the world with personally tailored service. For exceptional service to the community, we have attorneys and staff with fluency in French, Vietnamese, Spanish, and Polish languages. Other languages are easily accommodated upon request.