Amy Nguyen

Amy Nguyen

Gerald A. Klein

Associate Attorney
Newport Beach, California

Ms. Nguyen graduated at the top of her undergraduate class at the University of California, Irvine (UCI) and then returned to UCI’s top-tier law school where she earned her Juris Doctor degree. While attending UCI’s law school, Amy participated in the law school’s annual moot court competition, served as a member of the UCI Law Mock Trial Board, and was a Research Fellow for the first-year lawyering skills course. As a certified law student in UCI’s Domestic Violence Clinic, Ms. Nguyen represented low-income abuse survivors in restraining order trials and immigration matters. She earned a Pro Bono Achievement award for her participation in various pro bono projects. During law school, Ms. Nguyen interned at the Legal Aid Society of Orange County’s Senior Citizens Legal Advocacy Program and was a law clerk for Klein & Wilson. The firm hired Amy as a full-time associate, right after she passed the bar.

Bar Admissions

  • California, 2015
  • U.S. District Court Southern District of California, 2017
  • U.S. District Court Central District of California, 2018


  • University of California, Irvine School of Law
    • J.D. – 2015
  • University of California, Irvine
    • B.A.- 2011
    • Major: Cognitive Science
    • Honors: Cum laude; Dean’s List

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Orange County Bar Association, Member, 2016 – Present
  • Orange County Bar Association, Young Lawyers Division, Member, 2016 - Present
  • Orange County Bar Association, Business Litigation Section, Member, 2016 - Present
  • Association of Business Trial Lawyers, Member, 2017 - Present
  • Orange County Asian American Bar Association, Member, 2017 - Present

Honors and Awards

  • Pro Bono Achievement award