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Nathan Yun
USC Gould School of Law

Nathan Yun

Lecturer in Law

699 Exposition Blvd. Los Angeles, CA 90089-0074 USA

Last Updated: July 7, 2022




Nathan Yun is general counsel at Navien, Inc. He previously worked at Yun Law Firm, a professional law corporation, where he handled both plaintiff’s wrongful death and business litigation cases. In this role, he was a finalist for the 2018 Consumer Attorney of the Year for Lee v. Pupil Transportation Cooperative — a case that resulted in Gov. Brown’s signing into law the “Paul Lee School Bus Safety Law” in 2016, requiring school buses to be equipped with a child safety alarm.

Prior to Yun Law Firm, Yun worked for various Samsung companies for 14 years in capacities that included general Counsel and chief administrative officer. He was also on the Board of Directors at Samsung Chemical (USA), Inc.

Prior to Samsung, he worked at various law firms including Hong & Chang (an associated office of Kim & Chang, South Korea’s largest law firm), where he handled business litigation for corporate and banking clients. 

FACULTY IN THE NEWS

The Conversation
September 20, 2022
Re: Jean Lantz Reisz

Jean Reisz wrote an op-ed explaining why Ron DeSantis dropping migrants off on Martha’s Vineyard may be illegal. "Certain factors – like DeSantis’ intent and knowledge of the migrants’ immigration status – could create potential civil and criminal liability," she wrote.

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Felipe Jiménez
August, 2022

"Legal Positivism for Legal Officials," Canadian Journal of Law and Jurisprudence.

Robin Craig
August, 2022

"Tribal Water Rights and Tribal Health: The Klamath Tribes and the Navajo Nation During the COVID-19 Pandemic," St. Louis University Journal of Health Law & Policy (Forthcoming 2023).

Robin Craig
August, 2022

"Remembering the Ocean in Water Law," chapter for A Research Agenda for Water Law.