Cynthia approaches each client’s priorities with respect and consideration, guiding her clients through litigation or other dispute resolution processes toward a successful resolution.


Cynthia is an Associate in the firm’s Business and Litigation groups. Cynthia primarily handles construction law matters, advising public entities, contractors, and subcontractors on various issues that arise during the course of a project. Cynthia also represents corporations, small businesses, and public entities in commercial disputes. Throughout her practice, Cynthia has worked with clients to navigate the different stages of litigation, including from discovery through appeal. 

Cynthia is admitted to practice in Washington and New York. She received her B.A. in Political Science and Certificate in International Security from the University of Washington and her J.D. from American University Washington College of Law. During law school, she interned with the U.S. Department of Labor and U.S. Agency for International Development. Cynthia was also a member of her law school’s Moot Court Honor Society and competed in the Philip C. Jessup International Law Moot Court Competition’s regional and international rounds, where she received recognition as a top oralist. Upon graduating from law school, Cynthia received the Juris Doctor Distinguished Fellowship from her law school to represent asylum seekers in affirmative and defensive proceedings before U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services and the Baltimore Immigration Court. Prior to joining Ogden Murphy Wallace, Cynthia was a litigation associate at a full-service law firm, where her practice included not only construction and commercial litigation but also real estate and other general civil disputes.

  • Washington State Bar Association
  • New York State Bar
  • United States District Court for the Western District of Washington
  • United States District Court for the Eastern District of Washington
  • J.D., American University Washington College of Law
  • B.A., University of Washington
  • Korean American Bar Association
  • Campaign for Equal Justice – Legal Foundation of Washington