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,…
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)
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)
Bonnie J Roe and Sophia Soejung Kim discuss the key components of the Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security Act (“CARES Act”), which was signed into law on March 27, 2020 with the goal of offsetting some of the economic consequences of the COVID-19 pandemic.
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).