John Kim
Isn’t limited by convention.”

The Kim Law Firm and its founder John H. Kim represent businesses and individuals in complex commercial litigation and high-stakes personal injury claims and are occasionally in the news about legal cases, being quoted as an expert, or for honors. 

The Kim Law Firm Earns Top Ranking in 2021 Best Law Firms List

HOUSTON – The Kim Law Firm is proud to be ranked for a second consecutive year by U.S. News & World Report and Best Lawyers in America in the 2021 edition of Best Law Firms. The firm is regionally recognized in Houston as a Tier 1 law firm for its work in commercial litigation. To be eligible for a Best Law Firms ranking, a firm must first have at least one lawyer recognized by The Best Lawyers in America, a publication that honors the top five percent of private... Read more

Texas Super Lawyers Honors Houston Trial Lawyer John H. Kim Among State’s Top 100

HOUSTON – John H. Kim, founder of Houston-based The Kim Law Firm, has earned selection to the 2020 list of Texas Super Lawyers for his work in business litigation. This designation marks the 18th consecutive year Mr. Kim has been chosen by Super Lawyers. The group also named him a Top 100 lawyer in Texas as well as a Top 100 attorney in Houston. Published by Thomson Reuters, Super Lawyers recognizes attorneys based on their professional achievements. Selection is determined through... Read more

Houston Trial Lawyer John H. Kim Named a 2021 Benchmark Litigation Star

HOUSTON – Kim Law Firm founder John H. Kim is being recognized as a 2021 Litigation Star by the publishers of Benchmark Litigation for his work in commercial litigation and product liability and recall. This is his fifth time to be named to the highly selective list. Established in 2008, Benchmark Litigation is a respected research group that covers the litigation and disputes market in North America. To identify top litigators and law firms each year, the publication implements an extensive... Read more

The Best Lawyers in America Recognizes Two Trial Lawyers from The Kim Law Firm

HOUSTON – Houston trial lawyers John H. Kim and Denise H. Kim of The Kim Law Firm have earned selection to the 2021 list of Best Lawyers in America. Honored for their work in commercial litigation, this will be Mr. Kim’s fourth consecutive year to be named and Ms. Kim’s second. Best Lawyers in America is the legal industry’s oldest peer-reviewed guide and is widely considered to be the premiere list for showcasing the country’s leading attorneys. Best Lawyers honorees are... Read more

Facing $17M Plus Claim by Plaintiffs, The Kim Law Firm Help Secure $2.2M Counterclaim Defense Victory in Energy Sector Dispute

HOUSTON – Called on the eve of trial, veteran trial lawyers John H. Kim and Denise H. Kim of The Kim Law Firm obtained a take-nothing verdict in bet-the-company litigation that had sought over $17 million in damages plus punitive damages. The trial team also prevailed on a counterclaim and obtained a $2.2 million damages verdict for their client. The lawsuit stemmed from a lengthy business dispute between partners in an energy sector business. With just three weeks before trial, The... Read more

Kim Law Firm Prevails in West Texas Lease Dispute after Texas Supreme Court Orders Lower Court to Reconsider Ruling

HOUSTON – Houston trial lawyers John H. Kim and Denise H. Kim prevailed for their client Pathfinder Oil & Gas, Inc. in a long-running contract dispute with Great Western Drilling Ltd. Under instructions by the Texas Supreme Court to reconsider its earlier ruling, the Eleventh Court of Appeals restored a 2014 jury verdict granting Pathfinder a 25 percent working interest in a group of Permian Basin oil and gas leases at the heart of the dispute. “Justice, although arduous, is satisfying.... Read more