Anna Yum practices both civil litigation and criminal defense. Specifically, Ms. Yum handles a variety of personal injury cases including general negligence, motor vehicle accidents, sexual abuse, and sexual assault. In addition, Ms. Yum handles employment cases involving harassment, discrimination, and retaliation.
Prior to opening her law practice, Law Offices of Anna R. Yum, Ms. Yum gained invaluable experience as a prosecutor at the Riverside County District Attorney’s Office. During her tenure at the District Attorney’s office, Ms. Yum was promoted very quickly and she conducted dozens of jury trials. Ms. Yum’s hard work and talent did not go unnoticed as she garnered several accolades including a nomination for Misdemeanor Deputy District Attorney of the Year and Employee of the Month on several occasions.
Ms. Yum graduated from Northwestern University in 2000 with a Bachelor of Science in Communications Studies and International Studies. She graduated from the University of San Diego School of Law in 2005 whereby she was inducted into the prestigious Order of Barristers, a national organization which recognizes the best oral advocates in her graduating class. While in law school, Ms. Yum served as a judicial extern for Senior Federal Court Judge Robert M. Takasugi, United States District Court, Central District of California.
Attorney Anna Yum has been selected for membership in Super Lawyers, Nation’s Top 1% National Association of Distinguished Counsel, The National Trial Lawyers Top 100 Trial Lawyers, and The National Trial Lawyers Top 40 Under 40. Ms. Yum is also a member of the Consumer Attorneys of San Diego, San Diego Criminal Defense Lawyer’s Club, San Diego County Bar Association, Pan Asian Lawyers of San Diego (PALSD), and Illinois State Bar Association.
My Practice Areas of Expertise:
- Personal Injury
- Employment Law
- Criminal Defense