About the Attorneys

Stephen Chen, Esq. has been practicing Family Law in Los Angeles County ever since being admitted to practice in the State of California.  Stephen graduated from Loyola Law School, where he found his passion for Family Law.  

During law school, Stephen received a First Honors Award for receiving the highest grade in Family Law as well as the CALI Award for Excellence for receiving the highest grade in Legal Research and Writing.

Stephen volunteered at a Family Law self-help center, assisting lower income individuals with their Family Law matters.  Prior to that, Stephen attended the University of California Los Angeles (UCLA) where he graduated with a B.A. in Political Science.

Stephen Chen is a member of the following organizations:

  • California State Bar, Family Law Section
  • Los Angeles County Bar Association, Family Law Section
  • American Bar Association, Family Law Section
  • San Fernando Valley Bar Association, Family Law Section
  • Orange County Bar Association


Anthony Lai, Esq. has worked in Family Law since joining THE LAW OFFICE OF STEPHEN, CHEN, PC as a Law Clerk in August of 2014. Anthony brings over ten years of law firm experience, in offices handling a variety of catastrophic personal injury, contracts, and employment discrimination and wage and hour actions. 

While attending law school at Loyola Law School, Anthony received the highest grade in the Civil Litigation Practicum, a capstone course to Loyola's Civil Litigation Concentration Program.

Anthony attended undergrad at the University of California, Riverside, and was selected as the first Judicial Extern to work in the Chambers of Hon. Stephen G. Larson in the Federal District Court for the Central District of California. He graduated with a B.A. in Political Science in Law and Society and a Minor in Philosophy in 2007.

Anthony was admitted to the California Bar in 2017 and joined the firm as an Associate Attorney in January 2018.