Doris Yuen

Los Angeles

Doris Yuen is an associate in the firm’s Business and Transactions Department, focusing her practice on privacy, data security, and financial services matters. Doris assists multinational clients in navigating the ever-shifting, and sometimes conflicting, regulatory framework of international, federal, state, and local privacy and data security laws and regulations. She has counseled organizations on a broad range of regulatory compliance and transactional matters, including privacy disclosures, data breach response, vendor management, and the creation and maintenance of information governance programs. Doris also advises depository and non-depository institutions on financial services regulatory compliance matters and provides support for government investigations.

Prior to joining Ballard Spahr, Doris served as a legal intern at the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission’s Office of International Affairs and the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau’s Office of Fair Lending and Equal Opportunity.

Doris is accredited by the International Association of Privacy Professionals as a Certified Information Privacy Professional / United States (CIPP/US).

Professional Highlights

Judicial Clerkships

Hon. John M. Campbell, Superior Court of the District of Columbia, 2017-2018

Professional Activities

National Asian Pacific American Bar Association

Southern California Chinese Lawyers Association, Board Member

Asian Americans Advancing Justice, Pro Bono Advisory Council

International Association of Privacy Professionals


Doris is a contributor to the firm's Consumer Finance Monitor blog and CyberAdviser blog.



The George Washington University Law School (J.D., with honors, 2017)
Administrative and Online Editor, The George Washington International Law Review

University of California, Davis (B.A. 2012)


Conversational Cantonese



District of Columbia