Business, Real Estate, and Entertainment LAWYER
Licensed Attorney at Law 1998 - Current
I have a broad range of commercial civil litigation experience and I am comfortable with all manners of dispute resolution including going to court and acquiring a judgment at trial. I have extensive experience in business and real estate transactions. I have successfully assisted clients to start-up numerous profitable businesses in many sectors. I represent clients in the entertainment industry including talent and production companies. I represent clients in the luxury car parts industry. I continue to do community service as swim coach and as an ocean lifeguard.
LOS ANGELES COUNTY FIRE DEPARTMENT:- Current
Ocean Lifeguard, Hermosa BeachI continue to do community service by providing general water and beach safety, educating on ordinances on weekends and in the summer. I am expert with surf equipment and I surf, swim, and run sand in the ocean series competitions. I am given supervisory tasks over other lifeguards.
SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA AQUATICS:- Current
Swim Coach, Santa Monica College, I continue to do community service by coaching master level swimmers which includes beginner level through Olympic caliber athletes.
LORD, BISSELL & BROOK 1997-2000
ASSOCIATE Trained in aggressive civil litigation from the outset, I worked in many areas including intellectual property, entertainment law, computer law, real estate, insurance defense, insurance coverage, and contract law. I counseled clients with regards to releases, licenses, and countless contract clauses. I conducted research on countless issues as necessary including programming, database design, and intra/internet design. I drafted numerous contracts, pleadings, and motions. I frequently appeared in court. I supervised outside counsel in many other states. I personally managed relations directly with large institutional clients.
L.A. COUNTY DISTRICT ATTORNEY'S OFFICE Summer 1996Intern/Volunteer
I assisted Deputy District Attorneys with preliminary hearings, preparation for jury trials, research, and interviewing witnesses.
PACIFIC ASIAN AMERICAN WOMEN WRITER’S ASSOCIATION 1991-1994
Publicist/EditorI assisted authors in editing and finalizing short stories, anthologies, and novels. I created and maintained a database of various university book stores and retail book stores.
University of California, Davis Top: 20%J.D., Class of 1998.
Moot Court and Trial Practice University of California, Los Angeles
B.A. Double Major in History and Economics, class of 1993.EXAMS
CALIFORNIA BAR PASSED ON FIRST TRY IN 1998
LSAT SCORE: 172 (Top 1%)
DUN AND BRADSTREET NUMBER: 36-262-0283