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Steven S Chung

Steven S Chung

Practice areas:

Tax, Immigration, Business

About Me

Languages Spoken: Korean, Tagalog

Practice Areas

Licensed since 2006

  1. Tax: 55%
  2. Immigration: 30%
  3. Business: 15%



Fixed (Sometimes)

Payment Types:

Cash, Check

Attorney Endorsements

13 total 

  • Andrew Cabasso

    Steven has an incredibly expansive knowledge of tax law. While working with Steven at Lawyerist, he has educated me on issues in the practice area. He also has done well to educate the community on issues regarding tax and virtual worlds.


    Andrew Cabasso Intellectual Property Attorney
    Relationship: Co-worker

  • Samuel John Glover

    Stephen's knowledge of tax law has been the basis for many of his excellent contributions to Lawyerist. He does a great job translating complicated (and frequently dry) tax concepts for laypeople.


    Samuel Glover Appeals Attorney
    Relationship: Co-worker

Contact Info

7002 Moody St Ste 105A
La Palma, CA, 90623




Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.

Avvo Contributions

Legal Answers


Award NameGrantorDate Granted
National FinalistAmerican Bar Association Section of Taxation Law Student Tax Challenge2007
CALI Award for Highest Grade in Taxation of Business OrgsCALI2006
CALI Award for Highest Grade in Advanced Immigration LawCALI2005

Work Experience

TitleCompany NameDuration
Tax ColumnistLawyerist Media, LLC2015 - Present


Association NamePosition NameDuration
Beverly Hills Bar Association, Taxation SectionMember2015 - Present
International Game Developers AssociationMember2014 - Present
American Immigration Lawyers Association (California chapter)Member2013 - Present
Los Angeles County Bar Association, Taxation SectionMember2013 - Present
American Bar Association, Section of TaxationMember2011 - Present
American Bar Association Young Lawyers Division Administrative Law SectionVice Chair2011 - 2012

Legal Cases

Case NameOutcome
Taxpayer in Georgia - Erroneous Tax AssessmentReduced tax liability from $1.5 million to $140,000
Taxpayer in Florida - IRS AuditClient's tax liability was reduced to $80,000.
Taxpayer in Ohio - Offer in CompromiseThe IRS offered to settle the tax debt for $270,000.

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School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
Loyola Law SchoolN/ALLM in Taxation, with honors and high distinction2007
Whittier Coll SOLN/ALaw2005
Univ of California RiversideN/AOther - Bachelors2001

Speaking Engagements

Conference NameTitleDate
Beverly Hills Bar AssociationThree's A Crowd: Love, Marriage and Taxes2015
Loyola Law School Class PresentationTax Ethics Issues on FBAR Matters2014