Debbie Kim graduated with a BA in English from the University of Southern California (USC) in 2007. She earned her JD from the University of the Pacific, McGeorge School of Law in 2012, and was admitted to the State Bar of California the same year.
While in law school, she was a managing and technical editor of the Global Business and Development Law Journal. She gained labor and employment civil litigation experience at a Los Angeles plaintiffs’ firm, and as an intern at the California Attorney General’s Office, in defense of state employers.
Prior to joining Yukevich | Cavanaugh, Ms. Kim worked as an associate attorney for a state-wide defense firm representing insurance carriers, self-insured employers, and governmental entities in all areas of workers’ compensation insurance. She obtained favorable results for clients as lead attorney both in arbitration and at numerous bench trials.
She is admitted to practice law in California and before the United States District Courts for the Central District of California.