Elizabeth Y. Quach

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T: (213) 406-2900
F: (213) 613-0550


Education & Honors

Loyola Law School (J.D., 2018); Alumni Scholar; Major Concentration: Civil Litigation; Lead Brief Writer, Scott Moot Court Honors Board (2017-2018); Staff, Loyola of Los Angeles International and Comparative Law Review (2017-2018); University of California, Irvine (B.A. in Criminology, Law and Society, and Minor in Political Science).


Bar Admissions

California (2018); Central District of California, U.S. District Court



Law Clerk, Yoka & Smith, LLP (2017-2018); Research Assistant, Professor Laurie Levenson (2016); Extern, Hon. Judge Thomas Rubinson (2016).



Vietnamese (conversational)

A representative sampling of Ms. Quach’s experience is as follows:

White Collar Fraud Cases
  • Represented banking official in federal investigation of foreign exchange trading issues.
  • Represented physician in healthcare fraud and kickback case involving surgery center.
State and Federal Civil Matters
  • Represented plaintiff in malicious prosecution action on behalf of individual and company.
  • Represented five former employees of advertising company in litigation for employment issues including age, sex, and gender discrimination, harassment, wrongful termination, and wage disparity.
  • Represented former employee in pregnancy discrimination lawsuit.
  • Represented plastic surgeon in lawsuit for products liability and fraud against national aesthetic medical laser company.
  • Represented two homeowners in lawsuit for conversion of mobile homes and breach of contract.
  • Represented individual in insurance claim for personal injuries and property damage arising from car accident.
  • Prepared default judgment packages in civil qui tam lawsuit.
  • Prepared numerous pleadings, and successful motions, including vexatious litigant motion and opposition to Anti-SLAPP.
State and Federal Criminal Matters
  • Successfully negotiated complete dismissal of client’s charge for misdemeanor hit and run.
  • Prepared Ninth Circuit brief regarding sentencing issues.
  • Prepared sentencing materials for client charged with making bomb threat resulting in no jail time sentence.
  • Prepared suppression motion for stop, search, and seizure of car containing cocaine.
Breach of Contract Cases
  • Represented numerous corporate and individual clients in commercial and business disputes involving breach of contract and Commercial Code violations.
  • Conducted post-judgment collection efforts.
Government Tort Liability and Civil Rights Litigation
  • Prepared trial materials for section 1983 civil rights case regarding off-duty police officer’s abuse of position resulting in multi-million dollar verdict for compensatory and punitive damages.
  • Represented fire department union and individual firefighters in civil rights section 1983 action against city and fire chief for violation of First Amendment rights.
Representation of Professionals
  • Defended real estate developer in case involving multiple properties and LLPs involving breach of contract, accounting, and fraud.
  • Represented out-of-state physician in breach of contract case involving medical laser.