Kim practices in the Litigation; Food & Beverage; Injunction; Transportation, Distribution and Logistics practice groups. She represents businesses and individuals in a wide variety of commercial and business disputes in state and federal courts, as well as in alternative dispute resolutions.
In her liquor license practice, Kim assists clients with a wide range of liquor license matters, including completing and submitting applications with the Pennsylvania Liquor Control Board for attainment and renewal of liquor licenses, changes in offers, and the transfer of licenses. She assists clients in various permitting processes with the Federal Alcohol and Tobacco Tax and Trade Bureau for manufacturers of malt and brewed beverages, wine, and distilled spirits. Further, Kim advises clients in the interpretation of the various complexities of the Pennsylvania Liquor Code, not the least of which is the general prohibition against interlocking business interests, contract brewing, and home delivery of alcoholic beverages in Pennsylvania.
In Kim’s transportation practice, she assists commercial vehicle owners and operators in defending vehicle accident litigation, including complex multi-vehicle accidents, serious injury, and death. She also advises clients regarding freight claims and other transportation issues, including transportation agreements and defense of Vehicle Code violations. She is knowledgeable on issues of electronic evidence and document retention specific to the transportation industry, and has lectured on this subject to industry groups.
Dickinson College, B.A., 2001, summa cum laude; Phi Beta Kappa
The Dickinson School of Law of The Pennsylvania State University, J.D., 2004, magna cum laude Woolsack Honor Society; Penn State Law Review, Comments Editor; Yelen Family Scholarship; Joseph Parker McKeehan Award for exemplary service and academic achievement
Dickinson College Sports Hall of Fame
Pennsylvania Rising Stars®, 2008
Select Lawyers, 2014
Pennsylvania Bar Association
Dauphin County Bar Association, Board of Directors
Dauphin County Bar Association Young Lawyers’ Division, Chair
Dauphin County Bar Association Court Relations Committee
Leadership Harrisburg Area Community Leadership Series – 2014 Graduate
2011 National Multiple Sclerosis Society, Central Pennsylvania Chapter
Pennsylvania Bar Association High School Mock Trial Competition, District Coordinator South Central Pennsylvania Region; Regional Coordinator South Central Pennsylvania Region
University of Virginia, National Trial Advocacy College
Pennsylvania Motor Truck Association, Safety Management Council
Adjunct Professor, Penn State Dickinson Law – Advocacy and Problem Solving
Pennsylvania Motor Truck Association, Member of the Carrier/Safety Committee
William W. Lipsitt American Inn of Court, Founding Associate Member
James S. Bowman American Inn of Court, Barrister
U.S. District Court – Eastern District of Pennsylvania
U.S. District Court – Middle District of Pennsylvania
U.S. Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit