Debra Wong Yang


Gibson, Dunn & Crutcher LLP

Debra Wong Yang has spent the past decades honing a practice where she is breaking through barriers and practicing where the law is just emerging. She has had a groundbreaking career – first Asian-American woman to serve as a U.S. Attorney, former California state judge, and, reflective of her broad practice and comprehensive abilities, current Co-Chair of Gibson Dunn’s Crisis Management Practice Group.

Given the depth of experience and record of success, Yang focuses part of her practice on strategic counseling. She leads critical representations, both high profile and highly confidential, involving a wide variety of industries, economic sectors, regulatory bodies, law enforcement agencies, global jurisdictions and all types of proceedings. Her clients are in the private and public sectors and include the University of Southern California, MGM Resorts, UCLA and the UC Regents and NeoPollard Interactive LLC.

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