Snell & Wilmer Partners Joshua Schneiderman and Jason Yu Recognized as 2023 Leaders of Influence by the Los Angeles Business Journal


LOS ANGELES – Snell & Wilmer is pleased to announce that partners Joshua Schneiderman and Jason T. Yu have been selected for inclusion in Los Angeles Business Journal’s 2023 “Leaders of Influence – Thriving in Their 40s” list.  According to the publication, this award recognizes outstanding professionals in the industry and nominees were selected based on their professional achievements, community leadership, milestones, and notable accomplishments during the past 12-18 months.

Schneiderman is the managing partner of the firm’s Los Angeles office and is a member of the firm’s corporate and securities practice group. He advises clients on a wide range of transactional matters, including mergers and acquisitions, joint ventures, and public and private offerings of debt and equity securities. Schneiderman also advises public and private companies on corporate governance matters. Schneiderman has a unique skillset in franchising and cannabis law, and helps clients manage the regulatory complexities in those industries. He is actively involved in the community, contributing as a leader, network builder, and volunteer for several local external organizations and groups such as the Bruin Professionals and Los Angeles County Bar Association.

Yu is a labor and employment and commercial litigation partner in the firm’s Los Angeles office. His practice focuses on a broad spectrum of commercial litigation, employment liability, intellectual property, and transactional work. Yu has extensive experience in all phases of litigation, including trials, and has litigated frequently in both state and federal courts. Recognized as a thought leader in his field, Yu is a frequent guest speaker at several organizations and local businesses, giving seminars on labor and employment law issues. An active leader within the community, Yu sits on several boards such as the Sino-American CPAs Association and the Taiwanese American Lawyer Association. Yu received his J.D. from Loyola Law School and his B.S. from University of California, Los Angeles.

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