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John Young Kim

John Young Kim

Practice areas:

Corporate & Incorporation, Business, Real Estate, Securities & Investment Fraud, Mergers & Acquisitions

About Me

Languages Spoken: English, Korean

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Practice Areas

Licensed since 2001

  1. Corporate & Incorporation: 30%
    14 years
  2. Real Estate: 25%
    14 years
  3. Business: 25%
    14 years
  4. Securities & Investment Fraud: 15%
    14 years
  5. Mergers & Acquisitions: 5%
    14 years

Attorney Endorsements

17 total 

  • Hubert H Kuo

    I endorse this lawyer's work. I've known John for several years and have come to know and trust his work product. John has impeccable credentials and ethics. I thoroughly trust him in all areas of business law, including real estate, corporate and securities.


    Hubert Kuo Litigation Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

  • John Duy Tran

    I highly recommend the John Kim as a skilled corporate attorney. I've known John for many years and have witnessed first hand his outstanding work product and service to his clients. He is a great lawyer and person.


    John Tran Patent Application Attorney
    Relationship: Co-worker

Contact Info

Ardent Law Group, PC

2600 Michelson Drive
Suite 1700
Irvine, CA, 92612

Ardent Law Group, PC

3435 Wilshire Bvd
Suite 3700
Los Angeles, CA, 90010




Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo Contributions
Legal Answers
Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Rising StarSuper Lawyers Publication2012
Orange County's Top LawyersOC Metro Magazine2012
Rising StarSuper Lawyers Publication2011
Orange County's Top LawyersOC Metro Magazine2011
Rising StarSuper Lawyers Publication2010
Orange County's Top LawyersOC Metro Magazine2010
Rising StarSuper Lawyers Publication2009

Work Experience
TitleCompany NameDuration
AttorneyArdent Law Group, PC2006 - Present

Association NamePosition NameDuration
Orange County Korean American Bar AssociationOfficer/Board Member/Member2006 - Present
California Bar AssociationMember2001 - Present

School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
University of Pennsylvania Law SchoolLawJD - Juris Doctor2001
University of California - BerkeleyPolitical Economy of Industrial SocietiesBA - Bachelor of Arts1997

Speaking Engagements
Conference NameTitleDate
OC KABA Community Law DayCalifornia Foreclosures2009
GKC Seminar on Real PropertyCalifornia Foreclosures and Related Topics2009