Janet Kim serves on the steering committee of Baker McKenzie’s International Commercial Practice Group and has been with the Washington, DC office since 1994.
Ms. Kim focuses on outbound trade compliance issues that arise under U.S. economic sanctions, export control laws, investment restrictions, anti-boycott regulations, anti-money laundering laws and the Foreign Corrupt Practices Act. She represents and advises U.S. and non-U.S. companies in criminal and regulatory proceedings, internal investigations, and compliance audits relating to these areas of law. She also advises on the extraterritorial application of these laws in cross-border transactions, including mergers and acquisitions, joint venture arrangements, and other international commercial activities.
Her practice includes the development and implementation of workable, risk-based internal compliance programmes and procedures for companies in a wide range of industries.