William W. Yen – Principal

William W. Yen


William Yen is the founding principal of Sapient Law Group, P.C. (“SLG”) with many years of experience covering a broad spectrum of legal expertise, including business litigation, corporate and securities transactions, immigration, and estate planning. While William now focuses his practice primarily on asset protection and estate planning, his well-rounded capabilities enable him to represent his clients effectively in a variety of circumstances and settings. In fact, William founded SLG on the premise that the firm could become a “streamlined solution” for any client that extends its impact and influence beyond the reaches of its office. William earned his Bachelor of Arts degree from the University of California at Berkeley and completed his post-baccalaureate studies in Accounting at UCLA. Thereafter, William earned his Juris Doctor degree from Loyola Law School, Los Angeles, where he was awarded First Honors for his academic achievements in several courses, including legal negotiation and commercial arbitration. William is a member of the California State Bar Association and is admitted to practice before the United States District Court for the Central District of California, as well as the United States Court of Appeals for the Fifth and Ninth Circuits, and the California Supreme Court. William is also an active member of the American Immigration Lawyers Association, and has been recognized in consecutive years by Super Lawyers Magazine as a “Rising Star” and recognized in consecutive years as a “Lawyer of Distinction in the area of Estate Planning. William recently co-founded the San Gabriel Valley Chinese Business League, a non-profit organization designed to reinvest membership knowledge and resources within the Chinese community.