Suite 470 Fox Tower

805 SW Broadway

Portland, Oregon 97205

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JOVITA T. WANG

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Jovita’s spirited independence and levelheadedness guide her practice. Jovita adopts a creative approach to framing legal arguments. Her love of words and reading keep her informed and on the leading edge of the profession. With the quick and detailed eye of a detective, her research and understanding of evidence culminates in strong and persuasive advocacy.

Jovita’s engaging and open nature allows her to connect with clients as she readily understands the circumstances they face. Poised and calm under pressure, her diligence achieves positive outcomes. Jovita’s forays into the study of design thinking and deep interest in innovation produce fresh and forward-thinking ideas. Her tactical skills bring the added benefit of rising to leadership roles in the organizations she serves, working to increase equity throughout Oregon.

PROFESSIONAL MEMBERSHIPS

  • Director, Multnomah Bar Association, 2018-present 
    (Former YLS Director, 2013-2017)

  • Secretary, Oregon Asian Pacific American Bar Association Foundation, 2017-present
    (Former President & Board Member, Oregon Asian Pacific American Bar Association, 2013-2017)

  • Oregon State Bar Young Lawyer Delegate to the ABA House of Delegates, 2015-present

  • Committee Member, ABA Standing Committee for Pro Bono and Public Service, 2017-present

  • Fellow, American Bar Foundation, 2017-present

  • Member, Oregon Women Lawyers

  • Leadership Advancement Fellow, National Asian Pacific American Bar Association (NAPABA)

AWARDS AND RECOGNITION

  • National Asian American Bar Association (NAPABA) Best Lawyers Under 40 (2019)

  • SuperLawyers Rising Star, 2014-2019

  • Associate Fellow, Litigation Counsel of America

ADMITTED TO PRACTICE

  • California

  • Oregon

  • Washington

  • U.S. District Court for District of Oregon

  • U.S. District Court for the Central District of California

  • U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of California

  • U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit

EDUCATION

  • B.A., Emory University

  • J.D., University of Washington School of Law

(503) 546-4631

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805 SW BROADWAY

SUITE 470 FOX TOWER

PORTLAND, OREGON 97205