K. Luan Tran, an accomplished trial and arbitration lawyer previously based in Los Angeles, California, has joined YKVN as a partner based in the Singapore office. With over 20 years’ experience, Luan brings to YKVN extensive first chair trial experience in the U.S. He has also been lead counsel in complex international arbitration matters. Luan recently completed his term on the Board of Directors of the American Arbitration Association (AAA) and its international division at the International Centre for Dispute Resolution (ICDR). He currently serves on the AAA-IDR Council and its Complex Cases and International Advisory Committees.
Luan is a co-founder of LTL Attorneys, a firm based in Los Angeles, California, and headed its arbitration practice. He built LTL into a 40-attorney litigation firm that was recognized in 2014 by the National Law Journal as one of the top ten litigation boutiques in the U.S. Prior to LTL, Luan practiced for several years at Quinn Emanuel Urquhart & Sullivan, the largest and leading litigation-only law firm in the world. There, he handled some of the most protracted and complex arbitration matters all over the world.