文学士 University of California, Berkeley 2000
法律博士 Golden Gate University 2003
Ms. Yang was born in Hong Kong and moved to the United States with her family at the age of six. She began her legal career during college at UC Berkeley, working for Bond, Gamma & Associates, a medical malpractice firm in Berkeley, California. After graduating from college, Ms. Yang worked as a paralegal for Weil, Gotshal, & Manges, LLP, focusing on patent litigation in the Silicon Valley. From those experiences, Ms. Yang gained insight into the judicial process and decided to further her knowledge of law by attending law school.
In 2001, Ms. Yang enrolled in Golden Gate University School of Law and accelerated her studies by graduating in just two and a half years. As a law student, Ms. Yang traveled to Beijing, China, and participated in a study abroad program at Beijing University which focused on comparative international law. Ms. Yang also externed at the Beijing Kangda Law Firm in China, which broadened her knowledge of Chinese comparative law and helped her gain a deeper understanding of the practice of law in China.
After graduation, Ms. Yang practiced in the areas of business litigation, estate planning, and employment-based immigration at a Los Angeles law firm for four years before joining Chang & Coté.
杨律师出生于香港，六岁时随家人移民至美国南加州。曾就读于着名的 加州大学伯克利分校，其间为专精于医疗侵权案件的Bond, Gamma & Associates律师事务所工作，大学毕业后供职于擅长专利诉讼的Weil,Gotshal & Manges 律师事务所。这些经历不仅使杨律师熟识司法程序，也激励了他重返法学院进行进一步深造的决心。