Betty Yan Photo
Betty is a member of the Global Corporate Group with a niche practice providing advice to biotechnology and pharmaceutical companies. Her clients call upon her for advice and assistance in handling general corporate matters, operational matters as well as transactional matters. Her in-depth experience and focus on the life science industry not only enable her to bring practical solutions to issues that relate to the biotech and pharmaceutical industry but also to spot trends and gauge industry standards over time and locale. Clients greatly appreciate her added value to transactions from both a legal and business perspective.


  • Fordham University School of Law, 1992, J.D.
  • Fordham University, 1992, MBA
  • University of Pennsylvania, 1988, B.A.

  • New Jersey
  • New York

  • Member of the New Jersey Bar Association Ethics Committee for Mercer County
  • Member of the Asian Pacific American Lawyers Association of New Jersey

  • Cantonese


  • Listed as Highly Regarded in IFLR1000 United States for New Jersey M&A, 2018-2019. IFLR1000 United States is issued by IFLR1000. A description of the selection methodology can be found at No aspect of this advertisement has been approved by the Supreme Court of New Jersey.
  • Recognized in Chambers USA as one of America's leading corporate/M&A lawyers (2014 & 2016-2018)
  • Recognized in Who's Who Legal: Life Sciences for her work in handling transactional matters (2016)