Anna R. Yum is the founder of The Law Offices of Attorney Anna R. Yum, located in San Diego, California. Focusing her practice exclusively on criminal defense, she provides representation to clients throughout the area who have been charged with misdemeanor or felony offenses, including DUI, drug possession and distribution, domestic violence, sex crimes, assault, murder and weapons violations.
After receiving a Bachelor of Science degree in communication studies and international studies from Northwestern University in 2000, Ms. Yum went on to attend the University of San Diego School of Law and was awarded her Juris Doctor in 2005. While in law school, she was inducted into the Order of Barristers and received the American Board of Trial Advocates Award, and she also served as a judicial extern for a judge on the U.S. District Court for the Central District of California. Upon her graduation, Ms. Yum joined the Riverside County Office of the District Attorney, where she served as a criminal prosecutor in a number of cases involving domestic violence, drug sales, robbery, domestic violence, grand theft auto and sexual assault before founding her current firm in 2008. She is admitted to practice in California and Illinois.
The respect that Ms. Yum has earned from her colleagues is reflected in her receipt of a 10.0 "Superb" peer-review rating through Avvo and her being named to The National Trial Lawyers: Top 100. Active in a variety of professional organizations, she is a member of the San Diego County Bar Association, the Criminal Defense Bar Association of San Diego, the San Diego Criminal Lawyer's Club and The Hon. William B. Enright American Inn of Court.
Super Lawyers: 2016 - 2017 Rising Stars: 2015
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Last Updated: 9/12/2016