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San Francisco
315 Pacific Avenue
San Francisco, CA 94111

6781 N. Palm Avenue
Suite 102
Fresno, CA 93704


LL.M., International and Comparative Law, The George Washington University Law School, 2010

J.D., University of Missouri-Kansas City School of Law, 2009

  • Editorial Board, Research Editor, The Urban Lawyer Law Review 

B.A., International Relations, Wellesley College, 2002


Rising Stars® distinction in the fields of Insurance Coverage, Civil Litigation: Defense, and Business Litigation, Law & Politics (2015-2020)


Quyen Thi Le is Assistant Managing Partner of the firm's San Francisco and Oakland offices. Quyen has extensive experience in complex litigation for insurance, class actions, and business and contractual disputes in California and other jurisdictions across the nation. She works closely with clients and is able to effectively communicate complex legal concepts, as well as formulate multiple practical and resourceful solutions to serve her clients' interests.

Quyen primarily represents insurance carriers in bad faith litigation arising out of claims involving general negligence, professional liability, shareholder liability, sexual misconduct, foster parent liability, and premise liability, just to name a few. She also provides coverage advice for first- and third-party claims under various insurance policies, including commercial general liability, professional liability, directors and officers, errors and omissions, building and personal property, homeowners, personal and business auto liability, aviation, life and disability, foster parent liability, and excess and umbrella policies.  Her experience in insurance coverage litigation provides her with a unique ability to efficiently investigate claims and evaluate complex issues


  • California
  • U.S. District Court, Northern, Eastern and Central Districts of California
  • U.S. Court of Appeals, Ninth Circuit


  • American Bar Association
  • Asian American Bar Association of the Greater Bay Area
  • Association of Defense Counsel of Northern California and Nevada
  • DRI The Voice of the Defense Bar, Women in the Law Committee

Community Involvement

  • Volunteer, APILO/AABA (Pro Bono Legal Clinic), San Francisco, CA