Trial Lawyer John H. Kim Earns Selection Among Houston’s Top 100 Lawyers

HOUSTON – Noted Houston trial lawyer John H. Kim has earned a spot on the 2014 Texas Super Lawyers list of the state’s top attorneys and is ranked among Houston’s Top 100 for the third time since the list debuted.

The founder of The Kim Law Firm is widely known throughout Texas and the U.S. for his high-stakes litigation wins. He has earned selection to the Texas Super Lawyers list since it was first published in 2003. Mr. Kim is being honored in the 2014 edition of both the state and Houston lists based on his business litigation work. His clients include U.S. and international corporations as well as individuals who have been severely injured.

The Texas Super Lawyers list is based on nominations from attorneys across the state. The nominees then are reviewed by a blue-ribbon panel before the final selections are made. The list is published in the October editions of Texas Monthly and Texas Super Lawyers magazines and is available online at

Mr. Kim’s impressive legal work has earned him many professional honors. Benchmark Litigation has cited him the past three years as a Houston star lawyer based on his accomplishments in general commercial litigation, personal injury lawsuits and product liability claims. He maintains the highest AV-Preeminent peer review rating in the national LexisNexis/Martindale-Hubbell legal directory. Mr. Kim is Board Certified in Personal Injury Trial Law by the Texas Board of Legal Specialization, and he is a past president of the Houston chapter of the elite American Board of Trial Advocates (ABOTA).

Mr. Kim founded The Kim Law Firm to practice civil law his way, which means being extraordinarily well-prepared while engaging jurors in a confident, compelling way. He’s been hailed by judges, lawyers and jurors alike for his effective handling of witnesses in cross-examinations and his proven knack for communicating with jurors.

The Kim Law Firm has recovered more than half a billion dollars for clients through aggressive litigation and has successfully defended clients against takings of at least a half billion dollars. The firm represents entrepreneurs, business startups, midsized companies and established national and international corporations in everything from contract and complex business disputes to insider trading allegations, trade secrets and other intellectual property disputes.