M. G. KwonAssociate

    Ms. Kwon joined Peterson Bradford Burkwitz in 2018. Her practice comprises primarily the defense of public agencies in labor and employment actions, the defense of health care practitioners in civil suits, and licensure defense of medical professionals in actions brought by the Attorney General.

    Ms. Kwon received her Juris Doctorate degree from Harvard Law School, where she served as an editor on the Harvard Civil Rights-Civil Liberties Law Review journal. She also served as a student advocate in the Harvard Veterans Law and Disability Benefits Clinic, wherein she represented and advised veterans in the greater Boston area on matters involving estate planning and drafted wills, trusts, powers of attorney, health care proxies, and other legal documents.

    Prior to law school, Ms. Kwon spent a few years managing a music retail and education company in Downey, California.  She also taught English literature, language, and composition to high school and college students for several years. Ms. Kwon received her Bachelor of Arts degree in American Literature and Culture from the University of California, Los Angeles.

    Ms. Kwon’s legal career began at a Vault Top 10 law firm in Los Angeles, where she gained experience in various areas of law including corporate taxation, commercial litigation, and labor and employment.  Immediately prior to joining Peterson Bradford Burkwitz, she was an associate at a boutique litigation firm engaged in medical malpractice defense in Santa Monica.

    Ms. Kwon is admitted to the California State Bar.