Kristina Sojung Kim, Esq. is a Business and Immigration lawyer, and her practice focuses on international and cross border investment, trade, and corporate matters, with a special attention to compliance with regulations regarding supply chain security, customs, tariffs and duties, and international trade agreements among countries of Asia, Latin America, and the United States. Ms. Kim is fluent in Spanish and Korean. Ms. Kim received her bachelor’s degree in Biochemistry from the University of California, Santa Barbara, and earned her Juris Doctor degree from the University of San Diego, School of Law. She began her legal career in the field of Admiralty/Maritime law in 1994. In 1996, she opened her firm practicing in Business and Immigrations law. She served as General Counsel and Vice President for Samsung Electronics at its subsidiaries Samsung International, Inc. in San Diego, California, and Samsung Mexicana, S.A. de C.V. in Tijuana, Mexico, from 2004 to 2018. She was Of Counsel with the law firm of Seltzer Caplan McMahon Vitek from 2019 to 2020, practicing in International Trade and Cross-Border matters. At the present, Ms. Kim is the Principal of the law firm, KS KIM LAW, PC, in San Diego, CA. Ms. Kim’s past and present professional affiliations & admissions include State Bar of California, American Immigration Lawyers Association (AILA), Korean-Mexican Maquiladora Association (KMA), CANIETI (National Chamber of Electronic and Telecommunication Industry – Mexico), INDEX (Association of Mexico Manufacturers and Exportation Industry), Korean-American Bar Association – San Diego Chapter (KABA-SD), South County Economic Development Council (SCEDC), San Diego Regional Economic Development Corp (SDREDC), and Otay Mesa Chamber of Commerce (OMCC). She presently serves as President and Chair of the Board of Directors of Cantamore, Inc., a non-profit San Diego-based, Korean-American choral group; a Board Member in two other non-profits, Asian Business Association – SD (ABA-SD) and the Chula Vista Police Foundation; and a Director at Franklin Wireless Corp, a San Diego-based, NASDAQ-listed, public corporation.