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 Derrick H. Nguyen

Attorney at Law

Area of Practice

  • Business Litigation

  • Corporate Law

  • Real Estate

Experiences

Derrick Nguyen is a practicing attorney admitted to the California State Bar since 1992. He mainly focuses on serving as counsel to small and medium sized enterprises and providing them with his expertise when it comes to business law matters. More specifically, he assists companies with corporate compliance matters, contract negotiations and corporate transactions, including mergers and acquisitions. Additionally, he has also represented clients for business and tort litigations. Attorney Nguyen is also heavily involved in the ethnic media and entertainment industry. He advises, contributes and even appears as a legal commentator and community advocate on various media outlets, including his own Hon Viet TV’s Nguyen Hoang Dung Show.

Education

Juris Doctorate

University of Southern California

Bachelor of Arts in English

University of California, Los Angeles

Associations and Memberships

  • Vietnamese American Bar Association of Southern California, Past President

  • International Program of the University of Extended Education, California State University at Fullerton,
    Advisor

Honors

  • 2004 – Appointed by President George W. Bush to the President’s Advisory Commission on Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders

  • 2006 – Chaired as President’s Advisory Commission’s Committee on Hurricane Katrina Relief

  • 2014 – Nominated for Orange County Business Journal’s General Counsel Award

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