Sophia Soejung Kim is an associate at Cohen & Gresser LLP’s New York office. Sophia represents clients in white collar criminal and regulatory investigations, internal investigations, complex commercial litigation, and international arbitrations.

Sophia has represented companies and individuals in sensitive investigations and prosecutions involving the Foreign Corrupt Practices Act (FCPA), securities fraud, commodities fraud, insider trading, and other white collar matters.

Sophia is a graduate of Columbia Law School, where she was a Harlan Fiske Stone Scholar and a member of the Columbia Journal of Asian Law. She received her B.A., magna cum laude, from Ewha Womans University in Seoul, Korea, and graduated valedictorian from the Graduate School of International Studies at Ewha with an M.A. in International Business. Sophia served as a Staff Reporter for two years at the International Herald Tribune-JoongAng Daily in Seoul.

Super Lawyers has recognized Sophia as a ‘Rising Star’ each year since 2017. Sophia is fluent in Korean.

Sophia Soejung Kim is an associate at Cohen & Gresser LLP’s New York office. Sophia represents clients in white collar criminal and regulatory investigations,…

Education

Columbia Law School (J.D. 2011); Graduate School of International Studies at Ewha (M.A., valedictorian, 2006); Ewha Womans University (B.A., magna cum laude, 2004)

Bar Admissions

New York State; U.S. District Courts for the Southern and Eastern Districts of New York

Activities and Affiliations

Regional Governor (NY), International Association of Korean Lawyers (IAKL)

We are pleased to announce that thirty of our New York and Washington, D.C.-based C&G attorneys have been recognized by Super Lawyers this year across a wide range of practice areas. Super Lawyers also selected C&G co-founders Mark S Cohen and Lawrence T Gresser to its list of the top 100 lawyers in the New York metropolitan area, and partners Karen H Bromberg and Alexandra Wald as two of its top 50 women lawyers in New York.

Super Lawyers ranks outstanding lawyers who have attained a high degree of peer recognition and professional achievement. Fewer than five percent of all lawyers in the U.S. receive this honor.

Twenty-eight of our New York and Washington D.C.-based Cohen & Gresser attorneys have been recognized by Super Lawyers this year across a wide range of practice areas. Super Lawyers also named C&G co-founding partner Mark S Cohen to its list of the top 100 lawyers in the New York metropolitan area, and partners Karen H Bromberg and Alexandra Wald to its top 50 women lawyers in New York list.

Super Lawyers ranks outstanding lawyers who have attained a high degree of peer recognition and professional achievement. Fewer than five percent of all lawyers in the U.S. receive this honor. 

Associate Sophia Soejung Kim has been featured as a speaker at the 26th Annual International Association of Korean Lawyers conference. Her presentation examined the influence and reach of the DOJ and SEC into the affairs of foreign nationals who are in violation of U.S. Financial laws abroad.

Associate Sophia Soejung Kim spoke about the developments in corporate transparency and public corruption at the 25th Annual International Association of Korean Lawyers hosted in Seoul, Korea. She addressed the recent trends and developments in the US Government’s enforcement of the Foreign Corrupt Practices Act (FCPA).