Ms. Chao is an experienced trial lawyer and counselor. Ms. Chao graduated from Loyola Law School, Yale and Cornell Universities.
Ms. Chao enjoys being in court. From her early days as a law student, she clerked for several criminal and civil court judges in California Superior Courts. She bring valuable experience in both criminal and civil litigation, as well as a unique benchside perspective.
During law school, Ms. Chao also worked at the homicide division of the Los Angeles District Attorney's Office, where she was involved in several high-profile murder re-trials.
Ms. Chao, Laywer