Named a Top 100 Lawyer in California,Quyen Ta co-leads the San Francisco Office of Boies Schiller Flexner, and is a sought-after and experienced litigator and trial lawyer. Her practice focuses on consumer class action defense, intellectual property, international arbitrations, trade secrets misappropriation, and other high-stakes, complex civil litigation. She serves as lead counsel, has tried cases, and has handled a significant number of civil matters in state courts across the country. Prior to joining Boies Schiller Flexner, Quyen was a partner at a California litigation boutique. Quyen’s representative clients include public and venture-backed companies located in California and across the country and globe: Chevron, Rakuten, VNG Corporation, Molina Healthcare, United Healthcare, Netgear, Varian Medical Systems, Public Storage, CubeSmart, Extra Space Storage, Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company, NRG Energy, JM Eagle, Oportun, and McDonald's.
Quyen serves as lead counsel in numerous consumer class action matters in state and federal courts throughout the country in various industries. She regularly litigates consumer statutes as varied as Business & Professions Code Sections 17200/17500, Florida’s Deceptive and Unfair Trade Practices Act (FDUTPA), New Jersey’s Truth in Consumer Contract, Warranty, and Notice Act (TCCWNA), and the Telephone Consumer Protection Act (TCPA). She litigated a class action lawsuit and successfully had a nearly $1 billion claim dismissed at the summary judgment stage. She also led her team in defeating several high-stakes class action claims worth over $120 million through dispositive motion practice, and devised the strategy to defeat a $64 million class action. She recently defeated a $300 million copyright infringement matter based on personal jurisdiction, and has defeated numerous class actions through motions to compel arbitration.
Aside from her class action defense practice, Quyen has litigated numerous matters in state and federal court in various substantive areas of law, including patent law, trade secrets misappropriation, legal malpractice (defense), false claims act, securities, and general civil litigation (breach of contract and other complex business disputes).
Quyen was selected by The Recorder as a California Trailblazer, and Lawyer on the Fast Track based on her career achievements and leadership roles within her practice and the larger community. She has also been selected as a Women Leaders in Tech Law by The Recorder, and a Top 100 Lawyer by The Daily Journal. She received the 2018 Young Alumna Award from UC Berkeley School of Law. She has been recognized by various other bar organizations for her professional achievements, community service, and commitment to diversity and inclusion. She is a Co-founder of the Berkeley Law First Generation Professionals Institute. Recognized as a leader in the Northern District of California, she was selected by the federal judges to serve a three-year term as a Lawyer Representative. In 2016, she co-chaired the Northern District's Lawyer Representatives Committee. She also has been appointed by Governor Newsom as the Chair of the Bay Area Judicial Selection Advisory Committee, and has served on the Northern District’s Magistrate Merit Selection Committee.