Dana Lui is an Associate in Lozano Smith's Los Angeles Office. Ms. Lui is focused on assisting public agency clients through litigation challenges.
Ms. Lui most recently served as a law clerk for the Honorable Shirley M. Kawamura, Deputy Chief Judge of the First Circuit and Criminal Administrative Judge in Hawaii. She gained valuable experience preparing cases, briefing matters, and drafting judicial opinions pertaining to a variety of legal issues including bail, arraignment and pleas, grand jury, bench and jury trials, competency determinations, release and probation review, and post-conviction relief petitions. While in law school, Ms. Lui gained a wide range of experience through her externship with the Honorable Glenn R. Salter in Orange County and her work with the Immigrant Rights Clinic at the University of California, Irvine, School of Law, Community Legal Aid Society of Southern California, the Los Angeles District Attorney's Office, and the Orange County Public Defender's Office.
Ms. Lui received her Juris Doctor from the University of California, Irvine School of Law, and earned a Bachelor of Arts in Psychology and Social Behavior and Criminology, Law and Society, from the University of California, Irvine. While in law school, Ms. Lui was a member of the Student Bar Association and served as the Director of Fundraising. She was also co-chair of the Mental Health in Law Society, Vice President for Judicial Relations for the Mock Trial at UCI Law, and a Presidential Summer Public Service Law Fellow.