Bryant Yang is a senior attorney at Irell & Manella, LLP where he specializes in business litigation and white collar defense.
Previously, he served as the Deputy Director of Voter Protection for President Barack H. Obama’s reelection campaign in Nevada. He was a judicial law clerk for Ninth Circuit Judge Barry G. Silverman and U.S.
District Judge S. James Otero. He has also served as a Special Prosecutor and Special Counsel for the City Attorneys’ Offices of Burbank and Glendale, respectively. Bryant received his B.A. from UC Berkeley, where he graduated with High Honors and was elected to Phi Beta Kappa. He obtained his J.D. from UC Berkeley School of Law. He is a past President of the Greater Los Angeles Chapter of OCA and President-elect of the Asian Pacific American Bar Association. He is a recipient of the Russell Sakaguchi Distinguished Leader in Philanthropy Award and has been recognized as a Rising Star by Super Lawyers. He taught Asian Americans & the Law at U.C. Irvine and Harvey Mudd College.