In-house Counsel

Catherine Kim


Catherine (Kyeong) is a Foreign Attorney (admitted in NY and MA, USA) at DR & AJU. For D&A, she advises as a general in house counsel for the advisory firm in relations to its legal relationships with clients and internal legal risk management and issues.

On general legal advisory work, Catherine has a broad experience in the arbitration sector, international commercial transactions sector and energy and projects sector. On arbitration side, she has represented and advised various Korean and international clients on international arbitration matters under the ICC, KCAB and CAS rules or ad hoc matters; on international commercial transactions side, she advises Korean companies doing business overseas and non-Korean companies doing business in Korea. Additionally, on energy and infrastructure side, Catherine has assisted the team in acting as the transactional counsel for an acquisition, construction and operation and management of a 200MW solar farm in Australia.


  • In-house Counsel, Corporate Risks Advisory, D&A Advisory, Inc.
  • DR & AJU LLC
  • Law Clerk, Boston University Office of General Counsel
  • Intern, Eversheds LLP
  • Intern, Thomas Cooper Law


  • Boston University School of Law (JD)
  • University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign (BA)
  • Institut Catholique de Paris