Kim-Thao T. Le is a Partner at Ruzicka, Wallace & Coughlin, LLP, where she specializes in real estate, employment, and business transactions and litigation.
Ms. Le represents and defends clients in matters involving real estate, landlord/tenant, commercial and residential leasing, fair housing, employment, wage and hour, discrimination, wrongful termination, retaliation, breach of contract, unfair competition, and other general civil matters. She provides legal advice and counsel to clients regarding the implications of proposed actions and policies, risk management, and compliance with California and federal laws. She has experience in all aspects of litigation, including law and motion, discovery, depositions, trial, and appeal. She also has experience in class action defense and dispute resolution.
Ms. Le obtained her bachelor’s degree from the University of California at Santa Barbara and her J.D. from Loyola Law School in Los Angeles. During law school, Ms. Le served as the Executive Editor of the Loyola of Los Angeles Law Review and the Chief Technical Editor of the Los Angeles Public Interest Law Journal. She also served as the Assistant Chief Justice of the Scott Moot Court Honors Board and was awarded one of the Top Briefs in the Scott Moot Court Competition. Ms. Le also served as a tutor in the Loyola Writing Tutors Program.
Ms. Le is admitted to practice before all California courts and the U.S. District Court for the Central District of California. Ms. Le is also a licensed real estate broker.