Mrs. Nguyen graduated from the University of California at Los Angeles with a Bachelor of Arts degree in Psychology in 1999. She earned her law degree from Western State University School of Law and was admitted to the California Bar in 2002. She is also admitted to practice before the United States District Court, Ninth Circuit and all California State Courts.
Mrs. Nguyen is a partner at Morgan Leahy. Prior to joining the firm, Mrs. Nguyen worked in-house counsel for a prominent Fortune 500 insurance company as a Staff Attorney in the Workers’ Compensation Department, handling all aspects of workers’ compensation defense claims. She also worked as a Partner at a large Workers’ Compensation defense firm, involved with the representation of various insurance companies and self-insured clients in defense against workers’ compensation claims.
Additionally, Mrs. Nguyen’s legal career includes experience in the areas of Civil Litigation and Family Law. She has authored several articles in the Daily Journal regarding family law related matters.
Mrs. Nguyen has been a member of various professional organizations, including the American Bar Association (ABA) and the Orange County Asian-American Bar Association. In 2014, Mrs. Nguyen was named to the Lawyers of Color annual “Hot List”, which is known for its commitment to diversity in the legal profession and recognizes attorneys for their noteworthy excellence and accomplishments, especially those active in legal pipeline initiatives.