Su Jin Kim litigates disputes regarding consumer fraud, tax fraud, breach of contract, and environmental matters, particularly Superfund sites under US federal and state laws. Su Jin has experience in both the New Jersey and New York trial and appellate courts, as well as various US federal courts. In recognition of her pro bono work, Su Jin received the Princeton office’s Pro Bono Service Award in 2015. She is conversant in Korean.
Prior to joining Morgan Lewis, Su Jin served as a law clerk to Judge Robert D. Mariani in the US District Court for the Middle District of Pennsylvania for a two-year term. She also interned during law school for Judge Richard J. Leon of the US District Court for the District of Columbia.
Su Jin was an investment banking analyst in Hong Kong before she attended law school. She worked on matters including debt and equity offerings, mergers and acquisitions, and private equity fundraisers.
As a law student, Su Jin served as the managing director of Barristers’ Council, her law school’s umbrella organization for the mock trial, moot court, and alternative dispute resolution programs. She also represented indigent clients in DC Landlord–Tenant Court. Su Jin also served as the notes editor of and board member to the Georgetown Public Policy Law Journal.
Georgetown University Law Center, 2009, J.D., Cum Laude
University of Pennsylvania, 2004, B.S. (Economics), Cum Laude
University of Pennsylvania, 2004, B.A. (International Studies), Cum Laude
U.S. District Court of New Jersey
U.S. District Court for the Southern District of New York
Clerkship to Judge Robert D. Mariani of the U.S. District Court for the Middle District of Pennsylvania (2011 - 2013)