About Ernie

Ernie Chen is an associate attorney with a civil litigation background. Before joining the firm, Mr. Chen worked at a boutique law firm in San Diego practicing construction defect, landlord-tenant, and class actions.

Mr. Chen earned his Juris Doctorate from the University of San Diego School of Law with a focus on civil litigation. During law school, he served as an executive member of the Appellate Moot Court Board and Student Bar Association. His academic achievements include moot court brief writing and oral advocacy awards, the USD Law Student Leader Scholarship Award, and high recognition for his pro bono work in the USD Law Civil Clinic. While attending law school, Mr. Chen worked as a Judicial Extern for the Honorable Terry B. O’Rourke of the Fourth District Court of Appeal, Division One, and the Honorable Bernard G. Skomal of the United States District Court for the Southern District of California.