Derrick Yong is a graduate of the University of San Diego, School of Law. During his time as a student at USD Law, Mr. Yong participated in numerous mediations through the National Conflict Resolution Center, helping parties successfully navigate and negotiate their conflicts. Mr. Yong also participated in the San Diego Volunteer Lawyer Program – Guardianship Clinic Division, assisting families throughout their guardianship process.
After being admitted into the State Bar of California, and for some time prior, Mr. Yong practiced law in the fields of general civil litigation, business litigation, and corporate transactional matters. Since joining Lehrman, Villegas, Chinery & Douglas, LLP in 2023, Mr. Yong’s focus is now on Consumer Warranty defense for automobile manufacturers and dealerships.