Steven Wang

Lecturer
Deputy District Attorney, Los Angeles County District Attorney's Office

Background:

Steven Wang is a Deputy District Attorney in the Los Angeles County District Attorney’s Office where he has obtained felony jury trial convictions ranging from murder to burglary and narcotics sales, and has worked in special units such as the Cyber Crime/High Tech Crime Division and the Consumer Protection Division. In the Cyber Crime/High Tech Crime Division, he was the principal prosecution attorney on large and complex multi-defendant fraud cases investigated by the FBI, U.S. Secret Service, Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department, Southern California High Tech Task Force, and other law enforcement agencies. Those cases involved charges such as identity theft, computer intrusion, grand theft, money laundering, software piracy, embezzlement, and access card fraud. In the Consumer Protection Division, Mr. Wang has prosecuted cases in coordination with other District Attorneys’ offices and the California Attorney General’s office, bringing criminal charges and civil lawsuits for unlawful, unfair, or fraudulent business practices and deceptive, false, or misleading advertising against the interests of the public at large.

Prior to joining the Los Angeles County District Attorney’s Office, Mr. Wang had experience in the financial industry and was licensed with the NASD. Among other experience, he was also an attorney with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission in the Division of Enforcement.

Mr. Wang received his B.A. in Criminology, Law, and Society from the University of California, Irvine and his J.D.-M.B.A. from Loyola Law School, Los Angeles. He also received his LL.M. in Securities and Financial Regulation from Georgetown University Law Center.

Current Courses:

Criminal Procedure