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STELLA W. YAP is a Partner at Allan Law Group PC. She  earned her undergraduate degree at UCLA with  honors  and her law degree at Loyola Law School of Los Angeles, where she was a staff member of the International Law Review.   

 Ms. Yap practices in the areas of business law and litigation, music law and litigation, and entertainment law.  In litigation, Ms. Yap has experience with partnership disputes and breach of contract claims.  She also assists clients with business law and start up needs, including selecting and forming operating structures, negotiating and drafting contracts including non-disclosure and confidentiality agreements, employment agreements, licensing agreements, and joint venture agreeements.  She also assists clients with intellectual property matters, including trademark and copyright registration and enforcement as well as helping protect, monetize, or recapture copyrights for songwriters.  She also helps artists with recording agreements, tour agreements, merchandise agreements, management agreements and publishing agreements.


Ms. Yap is counsel for a non-profit charitable foundation and is responsible for implementing and administrating programs to promote U.S. China relations and education through seminars, networking, and scholarship programs.  Programs include providing scholarships for Chinese citizens pursuing graduate or post-graduate academic programs in major universities in the United States .  


Ms. Yap currently sits on the Board of Trustees for UCLA's UniCamp program, one of the oldest student organized charities in the country. Each year, UniCamp sends nearly 1000 children from low-income families to its residential outdoor summer camp. Founded in 1934, UniCamp is UCLA's longest running tradition.


Areas of Practice:

Business & Commercial Law, Entertainment Law, Music Law, Copyright

Bar Admissions:



Languages spoken: Mandarin, English

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Practice areas


  1. Business: 50%
    15 years
  2. Entertainment: 25%
  3. Litigation: 25%



Contingent (25-33%), Free consultation (30 minutes)

Payment types:

Cash, Check, Credit card

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Contact info

Allan Law Group PC

23823 Malibu Road
# 378
Malibu, CA, 90265-4985


We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo contributions
Legal answers
Award nameGrantorDate granted
Peer Review RatedMartindale-Hubbell2010
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
PartnerAllan Law Group P.C2003 - Present
Association namePosition nameDuration
Pacific Council on International PolicyN/A2008 - Present
Beverly Hills Bar AssociationMember2003 - Present
The Asia SocietyMember2002 - Present
Los Angeles County Bar AssociationMember2001 - Present
American Bar AssociationMember2001 - Present
Southern California Chinese Lawyers AssociationMember2001 - Present
American Civil Liberties UnionMember2001 - Present
State Bar of CaliforniaMember2001 - Present
Legal cases
Case nameOutcome
California CourtObtained judgment for the client.
Stewart v Goldstein, et al.Jury Verdict for Plaintiff/Client
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School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
Loyola Law School, Loyola Marymount UniversityLawJD - Juris Doctor2000
University of California - Los AngelesPsychologyBA - Bachelor of Arts1996
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
International Legal Marketing - focus on ChinaLegal Market in China2007