Eric Tung is a litigation associate in the Los Angeles office of Munger, Tolles & Olson.
Before joining the firm, Mr. Tung clerked for Justice Antonin Scalia of the U.S. Supreme Court and for Judge Neil M. Gorsuch of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the 10th Circuit.
Mr. Tung served as a Bristow Fellow at the Office of the Solicitor General, Department of Justice in Washington, D.C., where he drafted appeal recommendations and briefs in opposition to petitions for certiorari, and assisted in preparing merits briefs before the U.S. Supreme Court. He also briefed, argued, and won a case before the U.S. Court of Appeals for the D.C. Circuit.
Mr. Tung received his J.D. from The University of Chicago Law School, where he graduated with high honors and was elected to the Order of the Coif. He was a managing editor for The University of Chicago Law Review and received awards for legal research and writing, including the Joseph Henry Beale Prize and the Bell, Boyd & Lloyd Award.
Mr. Tung earned his B.A. from Yale University.