Kim provides sophisticated counsel to local and multinational entities and individuals in complex civil litigation and enforcement proceedings and advises clients in internal investigations and corporate compliance matters.
Kim represents clients facing high-stakes complex civil litigation in federal and state trial and appellate courts; enforcement proceedings, including with the DOJ, SEC, CFTC and state agencies; and inquiries by self-regulatory agencies, including FINRA and the NFA.
She guides companies through all stages of litigation and investigation and advises on compliance issues and corporate best practices. From her secondment at Citigroup, Inc., where she managed regulatory and internal investigations, enforcement and litigation proceedings, Kim understands these matters from a client’s perspective. Her background includes securities, derivatives, banking, mergers and acquisitions, insider trading, investment advisors, bribery and corruption (FCPA and UK Bribery Act), shareholder derivative actions, class actions, commercial disputes and corporate governance.
Prior to joining Holland & Hart, Kim practiced for six years as a litigation and enforcement attorney at Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton LLP in New York. Kim also served as a law clerk to the Honorable William G. Young of the United States District Court for the District of Massachusetts.