Case Conclusion Date: 10.17.2011
Practice Area: Consumer protection
Outcome: On October 17th, of 2011, the jury and Court delivered a verdict for Plaintiff - award all contractual damages in addition to $200,000 punitives. Please see Case Number KC05438 for post-trial proceedings.
Description: Ms. Chan represented plaintiff Ching Wang, a native Mandarin Chinese speaker against her former attorney, James Li for fraud, breach of fiduciary duty, and other related causes of action. Defendant attorney James Li gave his former client, a written contract of a guaranteed "win" (favorable outcome) at trial. Attorney James Li was UCLA Law graduate, practicing for over 16 years at the time of trial. Shortly after the conclusion the jury delivered a verdict on October 17th, 2011, attorney James Li's disciplinary proceedings with CA state bar, case details can be found at: http://members.calbar.ca.gov/courtDocs/11-O-14430.pdf.