Minji KimAssociate Attorney
J.D., J. Reuben Clark Law School, Provo, Utah, 2018
B.A Honours Psychology, Concordia University, Montréal, Québec, Canada, 2003
Virginia State Bar, Member
Virginia State Bar Family Law Section, Member
District of Columbia Bar, Member
Fairfax Bar Association, Member
Fairfax Bar Association Family Law Section, Member
American Immigration Lawyers Association (AILA), Member
Korean Community Service Center of Greater Washington (KCSC), 2019 - present
Ms. Kim received her BA Honours Psychology from Concordia University in Montréal, Québec, Canada, graduating with great distinction in 2003. Before going to law school, Ms. Kim worked in both public and private sectors internationally. As a Vice-Chief of the Defence Staff Analyst at the Department of National Defence Headquarters in Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Ms. Kim coordinated government projects and provided guidance on project approval and business planning to client groups including the Navy Infrastructure, Assistant Deputy Minister (Infrastructure and Environment), and Assistant Deputy Minister (Policy).
Ms. Kim graduated from J. Reuben Clark Law School at Brigham Young University in Provo, Utah in 2018. During law school, Ms. Kim worked as a judicial extern for Judge Ted Stewart in the U.S. District Court for the District of Utah and for Justice Deno Himonas at the Utah Supreme Court. Also, Ms. Kim served as a Management Board member at the International Center for Law and Religion Studies.
Ms. Kim is admitted to practice law in Virginia and the District of Columbia. Ms. Kim is also a member of the A. Sherman Christensen American Inn of Court I.
At the Asian Pacific American Legal Resource Center (APALRC) in Washington, D.C., Ms. Kim provided legal services to low-income individuals and families in family law, immigration law, employment law, consumer protection, and landlord-tenant issues. In October 2019, Ms. Kim joined Kublan Khan PLC in Falls Church, VA, where she focused her practice on immigration law and all aspects of family law matters including divorce, custody and visitation, support, equitable distribution of property, protective orders, and modification of support. For community service, Ms. Kim provides weekly legal clinics and frequent legal seminars on a variety of topics at the Korean Community Service Center of Greater Washington (KCSC) in Annandale, VA.
Ms. Kim joined Cook Craig & Francuzenko PLLC as an Associate Attorney in January 2021. She resides with her husband of 17 years and their two daughters in Mclean, VA. Originally from Seoul, South Korea, Ms. Kim is fluent in English and Korean and speaks conversational French.