Karen Leung is an associate in the firm’s Litigation Department.
Karen’s practice encompasses a variety of complex legal matters, and focuses primarily on securities litigation and M&A litigation. She also assists clients with government and internal investigations involving accounting or disclosure issues. Her clients come from a broad range of industries, including technology, retail, and financial services.
Karen also has a strong commitment to pro bono work. Karen draws upon her immigration law background to regularly volunteer at immigration clinics around the Bay Area, and represents immigrants seeking asylum in the United States. In addition, she represents a reproductive rights organization in a widely-publicized lawsuit in the Northern District of California.
Prior to joining the firm, Karen was a paralegal at a business immigration law firm in San Francisco. Karen received her J.D. from the University of California, Los Angeles and was elected to the Order of the Coif. She was co-chief managing editor of the Asian Pacific American Law Journal and the co-volunteer director of El Centro Legal Clinics. Karen received her B.A. in Political Science and Peace & Conflict Studies from the University of California, Berkeley.
Karen is conversationally fluent in Mandarin and Cantonese Chinese. She is admitted to practice in California.Show More