Emergent LLP is pleased to announce that Johnny Yeh, an experienced litigator specializing in real estate and commercial disputes, has joined the firm as a partner in its San Francisco office. Johnny is a Columbia Law School and Yale University alum. He regularly counsels and advocates for clients in matters pertaining to condominiums, homeowners associations, and other common interest developments, and frequently represents property owners in boundary and nuisance actions, as well as lawsuits involving broken real estate contracts. Johnny also routinely handles breach of contract, fraud, unfair competition, and employment actions.
Prior to joining Emergent, Johnny worked with premier law firms in San Francisco and New York City, including Latham & Watkins LLP and Quinn Emanuel Urquhart & Sullivan, LLP, concentrating on complex, commercial, and patent litigation, and representing national corporations, government sponsored enterprises, hedge funds, and foreign companies. He also co-founded the boutique law firm McLaughlin Yeh LLP.
Johnny’s big firm experience bolsters Emergent’s existing complex commercial litigation practice, while his real estate knowledge expands the firm’s capabilities in that area.