Monica Y. Kim

Monica Y. Kim: Attorney with Levene, Neale, Bender, Yoo & Brill L.L.P.
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Monica Young Kim was admitted to the California Bar in 1995, after graduating from the University of California at Berkeley (B.A., 1991) and Hastings College of the Law (J.D., 1995). She was a Law Clerk to the Honorable Jane Dickson McKeag, U.S. Bankruptcy Judge, Eastern District of California, 1995-96. Ms. Kim has worked solely in the areas of bankruptcy, insolvency and business reorganization, and commercial and real estate transactions, representing debtors, creditors’ committees, creditors, sellers, and purchasers. She joined Levene, Neale, Bender, Yoo & Brill L.L.P. in 1996, and became a partner in 2004.

Ms. Kim is also involved in out-of-court restructuring transactions, including assignments for creditors, representing sellers/assignors, assignees and buyers. Her experience has included representation in retail, healthcare, entertainment, manufacturing, real estate, service and technology. She has been named to the “Rising Star” listing of Southern California attorneys each year since 2005, in annual surveys of her peers. Ms. Kim is a member of the American Bar Association, Los Angeles County Bar Association, Century City Bar Association, Women Lawyers Association of Los Angeles, and the Korean American Bar Association, and is admitted to the Central, Eastern, Northern and Southern Districts of California.

Areas of Practice (1)

  • Bankruptcy

Education & Credentials

Contact Information:
(310) 229-1234  Phone
(310 229-1244  Fax
University Attended:
University of California at Berkeley, B.A., 1991
Law School Attended:
University of California, Hastings College of the Law, J.D., 1995
Year of First Admission:
U.S. District Court, Central, Eastern, Northern and Southern Districts of California; 1995, California
Birth Information:
Daejon, South Korea, June 4, 1970
Payment Information:
  • Credit cards accepted
  • Accepts Visa, MasterCard, American Express and Discover
  • Fixed Hourly Rates

Peer Reviews

4.3/5.0 (2 reviews)
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