Jen C. Won

Associate
  • BIOGRAPHY
  • Awards & Recognition
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Jen Won is a litigation associate at Larson O'Brien LLP and a fully-bilingual trial lawyer. Her practice focuses on complex commercial disputes, which she regularly tries in federal and state courts, and white collar criminal investigations and defense. She obtains winning results in high-stakes disputes for her commercial clients across a range of industries, including technology, healthcare, and entertainment. In her white collar practice, Jen has experience investigating and defending charges related to regulatory enforcement and white collar crimes. She has defended clients against federal money laundering charges and litigated asset forfeiture cases before federal and international tribunals.

Before joining Larson O'Brien, Jen was an associate at an international law firm and a prominent litigation boutique. After graduating from Northwestern University Pritzker School of Law, Jen was a law clerk to the Honorable Larry A. Burns of the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of California. She received her undergraduate degree from the University of Pennsylvania.  

Other Activities

Jen grew up in Seoul, Korea and is fluent in Korean. She currently serves on the Board of Governors for the National Asian Pacific American Bar Association (NAPABA) and as a Regional Governor and the Chair of Young Lawyers' Division for the International Association of Korean Lawyers (IAKL). She also serves as the Treasurer for the Korean American Bar Association (KABA) of Southern California. In 2017, Jen co-founded the Institute for Inclusion in the Legal Profession (IILP) Social Impact Incubator, a non-profit initiative to promote diversity and inclusion in the legal profession.

Larson O’Brien joins Law Firm Antiracism Alliance

The national coalition of law firms aims to create large-scale, coordinated pro bono projects that address systemic racism.

National Asian Pacific American Bar Association

Angela Makabali joins NAPABA leadership program

Larson O’Brien is proud to announce that associate Angela Makabali has been selected to the NAPABA 2020 Leadership Advancement Program.

Firm joins L.A. Represents pro bono initiative

Mayor Eric Garcetti's pro bono initiative is composed of top Los Angeles law firms providing free legal services to residents facing hardships caused by the COVID-19 pandemic.

  • EDUCATION

    Northwestern University Pritzker School of Law

    University of Pennsylvania, B.A.

  • CLERKSHIPS

    Hon. Larry A. Burns
    U.S.D.C. Southern District of California

  • ADMISSIONS

    California
    Illinois
    U.S. Supreme Court
    U.S.D.C. Central District of California
    U.S.D.C. Northern District of California

  • LANGUAGES

    Korean