Sophia R. Wang

Sophia is an associate in ArentFox Schiff’s Los Angeles Office.
Sophia Wang, Associate

Sophia represents debtors, creditors, trustees, businesses, and individuals in various bankruptcy and litigation proceedings.

Prior to joining ArentFox Schiff, Sophia served as a judicial clerk to the Hon. Magdalena Reyes Bordeaux, United States Bankruptcy Court, Central District of California, the Hon. Mark D. Houle, United States Bankruptcy Court, Central District of California, and the Hon. Catherine E. Bauer, United States Bankruptcy Court, Central District of California.

Publications, Presentations & Recognitions


  • Panelist, “Career in Bankruptcy Law,” Irvine, California (March 11, 2022)

Boards, Memberships & Certifications


  • American Bankruptcy Institute
  • International Women’s Insolvency & Restructuring Confederation
  • Asian Pacific American Bar Association
  • Inland Empire Bankruptcy Forum

Professional Activities

Pro Bono Work

Sophia volunteered for the Public Law Center of Orange County and the Bankruptcy Clinic to assist pro se debtors with bankruptcy filings.

Life Beyond the Law

Outside of work, Sophia enjoys hiking, visiting national parks, and traveling.

  • Languages
    Mandarin Chinese
  • Bar & Court Admissions
    • California Bar
  • Education
    University of California, Irvine School of Law, JD, 2018
    University of Missouri – Kansas City School of Law, LLM, 2013
    Peking University Law School, LLM, 2012
    Beijing International Studies University, BA, 2009