Jisoo 'Jay' Kim joined the law firm in 2019 as a litigation associate attorney. His principal areas of practice are civil and commercial litigation.
Jay received his J.D. from The George Washington University Law School in 2017, and his LL.M in International Business & Economic Law from Georgetown University Law Center in 2019.
While attending The George Washington University Law School, he served as a judicial intern to the Honorable Irma S. Raker, who previously sat on the Maryland Court of Appeals, the highest state court in Maryland. After obtaining his J.D. degree, he served as a judicial law clerk to the Honorable Karla N. Smith, who is currently an associate judge at the Circuit Court of Montgomery County, Maryland, the state's trial court. During his clerkship, Jay had the opportunity to observe hundreds of attorneys practice the law, which greatly assisted him in honing his skills as a litigator.
Prior to starting his legal career in the United States, Jay was born and raised in South Korea, where he previously worked as an English-Korean interpreter/translator.
Jay is licensed to practice in the state and federal courts of Maryland, and is a member of the Maryland State Bar Association (MSBA, Member), Montgomery County Bar Association (MCBA, Member), and the Asian Pacific American Bar Association of Maryland (APABA-MD, Treasurer).