Denise H. Kim of The Kim Law Firm Named a Best Lawyer in America

HOUSTON – Civil trial lawyer Denise H. Kim has been selected to the 2020 edition of The Best Lawyers in America®, the legal profession’s oldest and one of its most respected peer-review publications.

“Denise is truly a gifted lawyer and her induction into The Best Lawyers in America is a testament to the expertise and dedication she delivers to clients. We congratulate Denise for achieving this well-deserved honor,” said firm founder John H. Kim.

Recognized for her work in Commercial Litigation, is Ms. Kim’s first time to join the Best Lawyers rankings.

Ms. Kim is a former prosecutor with a track record of trial wins in both criminal and civil courts, with experience in products liability and toxic tort litigation. She also has successfully defended many prominent Texas attorneys in State Bar of Texas grievance proceedings, earning a 100 percent dismissal rate.

Her extensive litigation work includes cases involving construction defects, professional responsibility for financial professionals, products and premises liability, insurance coverage and defense, derivative shareholder claims, legal malpractice, DTPA, breach-of-contract actions, trade-secret claims, and oil & gas matters.

Since its first publication in 1983, The Best Lawyers in America has become widely regarded as a highly regarded reference guide to the legal industry. Best Lawyers lists are compiled based on detailed peer-review evaluations, and lawyers are neither required nor allowed to pay a fee to be listed. For a complete listing of all attorneys named this year, visit

The Kim Law Firm has recovered more than a half-billion dollars for clients directly and through counterclaims through aggressive litigation. The firm represents entrepreneurs, business start-ups, mid-sized companies, and established national and international corporations in everything from contract and complex business disputes to insider trading allegations, product liability and other intellectual property disputes. To learn more about the firm and its practice areas, visit