Attorneys

Michelle Yang

Michelle Yang

Associate

Biography

Michelle Yang is an associate at DeCotiis and a member of the Labor and Employment practice group.

Prior to joining DeCotiis, Ms. Yang clerked for the Hon. Mark P. Ciarrocca, P.J.Cv., the Hon. Katherine R. Dupuis, P.J.Ch., and the Hon. Joseph P. Perfilio, J.S.C. (recall), where she juggled between civil and chancery matters, advising the judges on the disposition of cases, motions and trials covering controversies mainly in insurance fraud, toxic torts, and foreclosure. She also mediated landlord-tenant and small claims disputes for the Superior Court, Law Division, Special Civil Part, in Elizabeth.

Ms. Yang is a graduate of Rutgers Law School in Newark, where she was a publishing editor for the Rutgers Computer and Technology Law Journal and a clinical law student for the Rutgers Law School Intellectual Property Law Clinic. Ms. Yang received her B.A. in Political Science and Psychology from Rutgers University - Newark.

She is a lifelong resident of Bergen County. Ms. Yang previously worked in the areas of personal injury litigation and real estate.

Education

  • Rutgers University School of Law, Newark, New Jersey
    • J.D.
  • Rutgers University, Newark, New Jersey
    • B.A.
    • Major: Political Science
    • Major: Psychology

Bar Admission

  • New Jersey, 2018

Practice Areas

  • Labor and Employment

Past Positions

  • Clerked for the Hon. Mark P. Ciarrocca, P.J.Cv., the Hon. Katherine R. Dupuis, P.J.Ch., and the Hon. Joseph P. Perfilio, J.S.C.