Katherine Yang



  • Princeton University (B.A., Psychology, 2010)
  • UCLA School of Law (J.D. 2018)

Bar admissions

  • State Bar of California 2018
  • Katherine Yang joined Manning Leaver in 2022. Ms. Yang earned a Bachelor of Arts degree in Psychology from Princeton University and a Juris Doctor degree from UCLA School of Law. During law school, Ms. Yang worked pro bono for the UCLA Reentry Legal Clinic and was Co-Editor in Chief of the Asian Pacific American Law Journal. She also served as a judicial extern for Justice Brian M. Hoffstadt of the Second District Court of Appeal. Since then, Ms. Yang has gained significant experience in civil and criminal litigation through her work in private practice and at the Los Angeles City Attorney’s Office before joining Manning Leaver.

    When not working, Ms. Yang enjoys traveling, cooking, yoga, piano, and spending time with friends and family.