Vivian Kim is an associate at Oppenheim + Zebrak LLP, focusing on copyright and other intellectual property and litigation matters across all stages of litigation.
Before joining O+Z, Vivian was an Assistant United States Attorney at the United States Attorney’s Office for the District of Columbia. As an AUSA, Vivian investigated and tried over a dozen jury and bench trials involving violent crimes, domestic violence, sexual assault, gun possession, and narcotics trafficking. She also has argued before the D.C. Court of Appeals on appellate matters. Vivian was previously an associate at Morgan, Lewis & Bockius LLP, where her practice focused on government and internal investigations relating to the Foreign Corrupt Practices Act and False Claims Act, complex commercial and securities litigation, and antitrust matters.
Vivian earned her J.D. at the University of Virginia School of Law, where she was the president of the Asian Pacific American Law Students Association. Vivian completed an internship in the chambers of the Honorable Robert P. Patterson, Jr. at the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of New York. Prior to law school, Vivian earned her A.B. in Anthropology from Princeton University.
Vivian is a member of the California, New York, and District of Columbia Bars. She is admitted to practice before the U.S. District Courts for the Southern District of New York, Eastern District of New York, District of the District of Columbia, and the U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia.