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Monica Q. Vu

Of Counsel
MVu@jmbm.com
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Direct: 949.623.7233
Main: 949.623.7200
Fax: 877.684.6251

3 Park Plaza
Suite 1100
Irvine, California 92614

Assistant
Melissa Reilly
949.623.7231
MR3@jmbm.com

Monica Q. Vu has a wide range of experience in general and commercial litigation. Her experience includes the prosecution and defense of cases in various areas of law, specifically involving shareholder and derivative disputes, contract disputes, construction defect litigation, residential and commercial real estate disputes, breach of fiduciary and professional duties claims, employment discrimination claims, consumer class action defense, bad faith actions, licensing disputes, and trade secret/unfair competition claims.

Representative Experience:

  • Representation of business tort claims on behalf of regional representative of intraocular lens company resulting in $6.5 million jury verdict
  • Defense of private equity company that invested in international VOIP telecommunications business in arbitration proceeding before the Singapore International Arbitration Centre arising from claims of breach of contract and breach of fiduciary duty
  • Defense of Southern California Oil and Gas Company in class action involving allegations of MTBE and TBA contamination
  • Prosecution of breach of contract and fraud claims on behalf of national consumer electronics distributor relating to $100 million sale of its business
  • Defense of wholesaler of consumer electronics against misappropriation of trade secrets claim
  • Defense of national energy company in class action alleging anti-trust violations and unfair competition
  • Prosecution of bad faith actions against national insurance company involving issues of coverage
  • Prosecution and defense of actions involving allegations of fraud and failure to disclose in the transfer of real property

More about me on the Women Lawyers of JMBM page.

Education

J.D., Loyola Law School, Los Angeles, 2001

  • Loyola of Los Angeles International & Comparative Law Review, Notes and Comment Editor
  • Moot Court Board, Final Four Oralist

B.A., Management, Comparative Literature, University of California, Irvine, 1998

Bar Admissions

U.S. District Court, Central District of California
U.S. District Court, Southern District of California

Associations

Member, Orange County Chinese-American Chamber of Commerce

Member, Orange County Bar Association

Member, Association of Business Trial Lawyers

Languages

Vietnamese