Attorneys: Stella W. Yap

Phone: (310) 317-9212


Stella W. YapSTELLA W. YAP is an associate of the USA China Law Group in the US office.

Ms. Yap earned her undergraduate degree at UCLA and her law degree at Loyola Law School of Los Angeles, where she was a staff member on the International Law Review.

Ms. Yap acts as business and legal affairs counsel for various individuals and corporations in the U.S. and China, assisting clients in the areas of selecting and forming their operating structures, negotiating and drafting agreements including non-disclosure and confidentiality agreements, licensing agreements, and joint venture agreements. She also advises clients on trademark and copyright registration and enforcement. She has also conducted due diligence investigations on behalf of clients from China interested in investing in the U.S. and assists U.S. clients requiring due diligence in China.

Areas of Expertise

  • Business Law
  • Intellectual Property Law


  • J.D., Loyola Law School, 2000
  • B.A., UCLA, cum laude , 1996

Bar Admissions

  • California


  • The Asia Society
  • American Bar Association
  • Beverly Hills Bar Association
  • International Bar Association
  • Los Angeles County Bar Association
  • Southern California Chinese Lawyers Association
  • Loyola of Los Angeles International and Comparative Law Review, Staff Member