LitigationOF COUNSEL

Dean Burnick

Yen is a member of the firm’s litigation department. Her practice focuses on employment litigation and includes commercial litigation and appellate and federal cases. She is also a member of the firm’s estate planning group. Yen is additionally a registered patent attorney, and has worked in the biotechnology field as a research associate for a gene therapy company.

Yen’s litigation experience include:

  • Mediation
  • Comprehensive case management
  • Drafting and arguing dispositive motions
  • Negotiations and settlement


    California State Courts
    U.S. District Courts, Northern and Southern Division
    Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals


    B.S. University of California, Berkeley
    J.D. University of California, Los Angeles School of Law
    Articles Editor- UCLA Intellectual Property Journal

Memberships and Awards:

    Asian American Bar Association
    Contra Costa County Bar Association
    Los Angeles County Bar Association Scholarship