Education and Honors

J.D. 1979, Yale Law School, Article & Book Review Editor, The Yale Law Journal

M.A. 1976, Oxford University, Politics and Economics

A.B. 1974, Vassar College, Honors, Phi Beta Kappa

Judicial Clerkship

Law Clerk, Judge Arlin M. Adams, United States Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit (1979-1980)

Legal Career

After his clerkship, Kim was in private practice at the following law firms:

    • Associate and partner, Parker Auspitz Neesemann & Delehanty P.C., from 1980 until its merger into Morrison & Foerster in 1987
    • Partner, Morrison & Foerster LLP, 1987-February 1995
    • Partner, Patterson Belknap Webb & Tyler LLP, February 1995-November 2011
    • Partner, Golenbock Eiseman Assor Bell & Peskoe LLP, November 2011-June 2016

He was Senior Vice President in the Legal Department of Two Sigma Investments, LP from July 2016 through June 2019, where he was in charge of litigation, intellectual property, trade secret data privacy, and employment issues. He was brought in to mentor young lawyers, handle litigation and related advice within the department, and supervise outside counsel when they were consulted.