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Lawyer

Diane May Lew Tan, American Lawyer. Bar: California 1979. Named one of Outstanding Young Women of America, 1986.

Background

Tan, Diane May Lew was born on February 1, 1951 in West Hollywood, California, United States. Daughter of James Tan and Choon Guey (Louie) Lew.

Education

AB, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, 1973; postgraduate, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, 1973-1975; Juris Doctor, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, 1978.

Career

Associate, Fred W. Hong, Los Angeles, 1979-1980; deputy state public defender, Office of State Public Defender, Los Angeles, 1980-1984; staff attorney, Department Fair Employment & Housing, Los Angeles, since 1984.

Achievements

  • Bar: California 1979.

Membership

Member Friends of Little Toyko Public Library., Los Angeles, since 1988. Member American Bar Association, Japanese American Bar Association (secretary 1990, Board of Governors 1989, 91), Los Angeles County Bar Association, Asian/Pacific Women's Network-Los Angeles, Leadership Education for Asian Pacifics, University of Southern California Alumni Association.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: cooking, photography, traveling.

Connections

Married King H. Cheung. 1 child, Stephanie.

father:
James Tan Lew

mother:
Choon Guey (Louie) Lew

spouse:
King H. Cheung

child:
Stephanie Tan