Yujin Chun is a litigation associate at Salisian|Lee LLP. Ms. Chun focuses her practice on representing Southern California-based businesses and individuals across a wide variety of matters. Prior to Salisian|Lee, Ms. Chun gained valuable experience working for litigation boutique firms in both California and New York, as well as for several public interest organizations.
Ms. Chun received her J.D. from Cornell Law School. While there, she was an editor of the Cornell International Law Journal and served on both the Cornell Moot Court Board and Mock Trial Board. During her time in law school, she served as an extern for the Honorable Suzanne H. Segal of the Central District of California. Ms. Chun also worked as a law clerk and later volunteer attorney at the Legal Aid Society of Orange County. Also in the course of her legal studies, Ms. Chun worked for Cornell Law’s appellate immigration clinic, for which she successfully appealed an asylum case to the Board of Immigration Appeals. She received her B.A. from Duke University, graduating magna cum laude and with Highest Distinction.
Ms. Chun is admitted to practice law in the state of California and to appear before the United States District Court for the Central District of California. She serves as a member of the LACBA Barristers Executive Committee and is fluent in Korean.
LACBA Barristers Executive Committee
Member, August 2017
88.9FM KUCI Orange County Public Radio
September 26, 2016 – Privacy Piracy Radio Show on topic of Augmented Reality’s Impact on Business – co-guests with Partner Richard Lee.
August 24, 2016 – “Pokemon Go To The Courts” – co-authored by Richard Lee and Yujin Chun.
Human Rights at Home (Blog)
May 19, 2015 – “If They are Placed in Prison like Criminals, Then Why Don’t They Get a Lawyer?” – co-authored
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Data Duel: Divergent EU and US Personal Information Collection Decisions
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2014 – “Recognition, Realization, Resignation: The Human Right to Water in Europe” – authored
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2014 – “Courts Shall Not Rule on Homeschool Alone: Romeike v. Holder and the Intersection of Fundamental Rights and Asylum” – authored
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2014 – “World War II in Glendale: A Look Back at Hwang v. Japan” – authored
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2014 – “English for the English: Immigration and Language in Britain” – authored
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2014 – “Tokals and Sister Wives: The Role of Religion in Polygamy in Kazakhstan and Utah” – authored
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2013 – “Sex Sells, But You Can’t Buy It: French Lawmakers to Penalize Prostitution Clients” – authored
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2013 – “Felony Disenfranchisement in the U.K. & the U.S.” – authored
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2013 – “Guys & Idols: Difficulties With South Korean Conscription Reform” – authored
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2013 – “Medals, Scandals, and Propaganda: 2014 Olympic Games and Anti-Gay Propaganda Laws in Russia” – authored