Jason Chue assumed duty in July 2022 as Consul General at the U.S. Consulate in Hamburg, covering the states of Hamburg, Lower Saxony, Bremen, Schleswig-Holstein, and Mecklenburg-Western Pomerania.
A career diplomat since 2005, Mr. Chue has served as a Consular Officer at the U.S. Embassy in in Caracas, Venezuela; Assistant Public Affairs Officer and Political Officer at the U.S. Embassy in Nicosia, Cyprus; Deputy Principal Officer at the Kaohsiung Branch Office of the American Institute in Taiwan; and Principal Officer and Consul at the U.S. Consulate in Ponta Delgada, covering the nine islands of Portugal’s Azores Autonomous Region. In Washington DC, Mr. Chue served in the Office of UN Political Affairs, Office of Press and Public Affairs, and as a Pearson Congressional Fellow on the foreign policy staff of U.S. Senator and Majority Whip Richard J. Durbin.
Prior to joining the diplomatic corps, Mr. Chue practiced commercial law in his hometown of New York City and clerked for the Federal District Court of New Jersey. He holds a Juris Doctorate with honors from Columbia Law School, Master of Arts in Defense and Strategic Studies from the U.S. Naval War College, and a Bachelor of Arts in psychology and linguistics from Emory University. He speaks German, Spanish, Portuguese, Mandarin Chinese, Turkish, and French.