Sonia Chen

Sonia Chen

Los Angeles, California

Ms. Chen received her Juris Doctor degree from Southwestern Law School and her Bachelor’s degree in International Studies, cum laude, from the University of California, Irvine. While in law school, Ms. Chen worked as a law clerk at Sunrider International; Los Angeles Unified School District; and the Los Angeles County District Attorney’s Office, in the White Collar Crimes Division. She served as the Academic Chair of Southwestern’s Asian Pacific American Law Student Association, and was a participant in the Cyberlaw Summer Program in London at the University College of London. She believes that law is connected to every part of life and is passionate about doing work that would directly and effectively help her clients in litigation and transactional matters.

Ms. Chen is a member of Los Angeles County Bar Association, Beverly Hills Bar Association, and Southern California Chinese Lawyers Association. She is admitted to the California bar, and is also admitted to the United District Court, for the Central District of California. Ms. Chen is fluent in Mandarin Chinese.

Areas of Practice

  • Business Litigation and Transactions
  • International Business Needs
  • Business Formation
  • Intellectual Property
  • Real Estate
  • Immigration
  • Personal Injury
  • Transactional Matters
  • Defense of Wage and Hour Claims

Bar Admissions

  • California
  • U.S. District Court Central District of California


  • Southwestern Law School, Los Angeles, California
    • Juris Doctor
  • University of California, Irvine, Irvine, California
    • B.A. cum laude
    • Major: International Studies

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Los Angeles County Bar Association, Member
  • Beverly Hills Bar Association, Member
  • Southern California Chinese Lawyers Association, Member

Past Employment Positions

  • Sunrider International, Law Clerk
  • Los Angeles Unified School District, Law Clerk
  • Los Angeles County District Attorney’s Office, White Collar Crimes Division, Law Clerk


  • Mandarin Chinese
  • English