Los Angeles Employment & Business Lawyer
Mr. Kim is a graduate of Harvard Law School and the University of Cambridge (England). Mr. Kim received the Henigson Human Rights Fellowship, Kaufman Public Service Fellowship, and Lewis International Fellowship from Harvard Law School. Mr. Kim also received a community service award from Harvard Law School.
Mr. Kim was formerly a staff attorney at the Bureau of International Lawyers in Port-au-Prince, Haiti, where he assisted the government of Haiti prosecute major human rights violations including crimes against humanity. Mr. Kim also worked with community groups in Haiti to advocate for the needs of impoverished and orphaned children. Mr. Kim continues to be involved with humanitarian issues in Haiti.
Mr. Kim was formerly an attorney at a major intellectual property law firm in Palo Alto, California, where he assisted in the prosecution and defense of intellectual property lawsuits.
Mr. Kim is an experienced trial attorney who has successfully tried cases to jury verdict, judicial decision, and arbitration award.
$3.0 Million Settlement – Class Action
Mr. Kim successfully prosecuted an unpaid overtime class action on behalf of delivery drivers in the State of California. The case settled for $3.0 million.
$1.20 Million Settlement - Discrimination and Wrongful Termination
Mr. Kim successfully prosecuted a discrimination and wrongful termination case that settled for $1.20 million.
$600,000+ Settlement - Class Action
Mr. Kim successfully prosecuted a wage and hour class action to settlement. The settlement was valued in excess of $600,000.
$600,000 Settlement – Wage and Hour
Mr. Kim successfully tried a wage and hour case to decision. Prior to the determination of attorney’s fees, the case settled for $600,000.00.
$450,000+ Award – Family Rights Act
Mr. Kim successfully tried a California Family Rights Act case to award, and recovered more than $450,000.
$300,000+ Settlement – Sexual Harassment and Retaliation
Mr. Kim successfully prosecuted a sexual harassment/retaliation case that settled for more than $300,000.
$300,000+ Settlement – Wage and Hour
Mr. Kim successfully prosecuted a wage and hour case that settled for more than $300,000.