Juliana Yee is a litigator at Munger, Tolles & Olson.
Ms. Yee litigates high-stakes disputes, including class actions and trials in state and federal court. She represents companies in the technology, entertainment and financial services industries, as well as public entities.
Ms. Yee maintains an active pro bono practice focused on civil rights. She successfully represented several leading civil rights groups in litigation against the Los Angeles Mayor’s Office, Human Rights Commission and the Los Angeles Police Department concerning LA’s adoption of a controversial “Countering Violent Extremism” program. She regularly represents clients in asylum and Special Immigrant Juvenile Status proceedings in immigration court and before USCIS.
In 2019, Ms. Yee completed a three-month fellowship as a volunteer Assistant District Attorney for the San Francisco District Attorneys’ Office, first-chairing four criminal jury trials to a verdict.
Ms. Yee earned her J.D. from Stanford Law School, where she was senior editor of the Stanford Law Review and editor in chief of the Stanford Journal of Complex Litigation. She served as co-president of the Stanford Law Association. She received her B.A. in foreign affairs and art history, with distinction, from the University of Virginia. Prior to joining the firm, Ms. Yee clerked for Judge Vince Chhabria of the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of California and Judge Jay Bybee of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit.