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Celia Cho, Esq.


(213) 689-2500

Legal Secretary

Jeannette Chaidez

Celia Cho is an associate at McCune & Harber.  Her practice encompasses a broad range of litigation, including public entity defense. Ms. Cho has experience in both litigation and transactional matters, including clerking for Judge James Di Cesare of the Superior Court of California in the unlimited civil division where she worked on numerous types of cases. Additionally, she worked on contracts, copyright, and trademark issues for Reef, a division of VF Corporation at the time. Celia has defended clients on multi-million dollar cases regarding insurance defense, public entity defense, and individual liability resulting in effective resolutions and dismissals. She was selected to the Rising Stars list by Super Lawyers which only selects top rated and peer reviewed attorneys.


Illustrative Professional Experience

  • Named Super Lawyers Rising Star (2018-2022)

  • Clerked for Judge James Di Cesare

  • Received CALI Award for Trademark, CALI Excellence for the Future Award (2010)


Professional Activities 

Member, Los Angeles County Bar Association

Member, Women Lawyers Association of Los Angeles


Education and Admissions

Quinnipiac University, BS - Bachelor of Science 

Whittier College School of Law, JD - Juris Doctor


State Bar of California 




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