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Candice S. Nam

Senior Counsel

(213) 576-5057
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Los Angeles
633 West Fifth Street
52nd Floor
Los Angeles, CA 90071

San Diego
101 W. Broadway
Suite 2000
San Diego, CA 92101

5 Park Plaza
Suite 1100
Irvine, CA 92614


J.D., UCLA School of Law, 2013

  • Chief Managing Editor, Asian Pacific American Law Journal (2012-13)

B.A., cum laude, Political Science, International Relations, University of California, San Diego, 2010

  • Dean’s List


  • Korean

Candice S. Nam is an attorney in the Los Angeles office of Gordon & Rees, focusing her practice on commercial litigation, franchise law, employment law, and torts/products liability litigation in state and federal courts. Specifically, Ms. Nam represents businesses and franchisors in commercial disputes involving breaches of contract, unfair competition, and misappropriation of trade secrets. Ms. Nam also defends helicopter and general aviation manufacturers in wrongful death and personal injury claims of product defects and negligence. As part of her practice, Ms. Nam has experience preparing and arguing dispositive motions, and litigating matters to trial.

Prior to joining Gordon & Rees, Ms. Nam represented small to mid-size businesses in all aspects of business litigation, and successfully second-chaired a jury trial that resulted in the dismissal of a multimillion-dollar claim against her clients.

While attending the UCLA School of Law, Ms. Nam was Chief Managing Editor of the Asian Pacific American Law Journal, one of two journals in the United States focused exclusively on the legal, social, and political issues affecting Asian Pacific American communities. She was also a Certified Law Clerk for the Los Angeles District Attorney’s Office, and handled felony preliminary hearings.


U.S. District Court, Northern, Central, Eastern, and
Southern Districts of California
U.S. Court of Appeals, Ninth Circuit


Korean American Bar Association
Los Angeles County Bar Association
American Bar Association