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Since 2003, Mimi Yang has served as an attorney for Morrison & Foerster, LLP. She is licensed by the California State Bar to practice law. She focuses on financial services litigation, class action suits, and internal and SEC investigations. Her usual daily responsibilities involve motion practice, court arguments, and responding to pleadings. Mimi Yang has acted as the lead associate and main client contact for a number of Morrison & Foerster's Chinese clients. Her clients include multinational corporate entities and prominent individuals. Over the course of her legal career, she has provided representation to U.S. Bank, Capital One, Chinese electronics manufacturers, and large Chinese investment banks. She holds a strong record of successfully defending clients subject to government investigations.Before joining Morrison & Foerster, Mimi Yang earned her Juris Doctorate from New York University's esteemed School of Law in 2003. She served as the Articles Editor for the New York University Law Review and was an active member of the Asian Pacific Law Students Association. Mimi Yang also assisted professors with research in international environmental law and constitutional comparative law. She graduated from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology with a Bachelor of Science in Management Science. Recognized for her exemplary academic performance, she earned the prestigious Class of 1945 Scholarship. While completing her undergraduate degree, Ms. Yang volunteered as a tutor for elementary-aged pupils.She is an active member of the MIT Alumni Association and served five years as President of the alumni class of 2000. Mimi Yang is fluent in Mandarin. In her time outside of work, she enjoys traveling, watching movies, pop culture, and baseball.

Work experience

Nov 2003Present


Morrison & Foerster LLP



Juris Doctor (JD)

New York University School of Law

Bachelor of Science (BS)

Massachusetts Institute of Technology