Leizel Ching is an accomplished litigator with an astute eye for alternative dispute resolution. Leizel has successfully represented individuals and businesses in many complex litigation matters in the technology, intellectual property, and business sectors.
Leizel’s practice is divided into complex commercial and intellectual property litigation. This includes reviewing contracts, drafting operating and employment agreements, complex litigation matters, mediation, arbitration and, if necessary, trial. She also handles matters involving breaches of contract, employment and membership disputes, and intellectual property.
Prior to joining Structure Law Group, LLP, Leizel worked as a Reference Librarian at Stanford Law School and as a senior associate in the Litigation/Controversy Department and member of the Intellectual Property Litigation Practice Group at WilmerHale in Palo Alto.
Leizel was an extern for the Honorable Marilyn Hall Patel for the United States District Court for the Northern District of California. She was recognized as a “Rising Star” in the 2013, 2014, and 2015 editions of Northern California Super Lawyers for her work in intellectual property litigation.
Leizel received an M.Ed. in Curriculum & Instruction, with an emphasis on Multicultural Education, from the University of Washington, and a B.A. in History from the University of California, Riverside, where she was a University of California Regents Scholar. Leizel graduated from the University of Chicago Law School, where she was a George B. Pletsch and Russell Baker Scholar. Additionally, Leizel served on the Chicago Journal of International Law.
Outside of work, Leizel enjoys cooking, running, and watching basketball. Also, she is proud to be an Ambassador for the Lucile Packard Children’s Hospital.
J.D., University of Chicago Law School
M.Ed., University of Washington
University of California, Riverside with High Honors
State Bar of California
University of California Regents Scholar
George B. Pletsch and Russell Baker Scholar at the University of Chicago Law School
Northern California ‘Rising Star’ 2013, Intellectual Property Litigation
Northern California ‘Rising Star’ 2014, Intellectual Property Litigation
Northern California ‘Rising Star’ 2015, Intellectual Property Litigation