Doah Kim

Associate, Los Angeles

Biography

Overview

Doah Kim is an associate in the Firm's Financial Restructuring and Insolvency Practice. Her practice focuses on complex business reorganization and restructuring matters, including the representation of debtors, creditors, purchasers of distressed assets, and other stakeholders in Chapter 11 proceedings and out-of-court restructurings. Prior to joining White & Case, Ms. Kim served as a law clerk to the Honorable Thomas Donovan and the Honorable Maureen Tighe of the United States Bankruptcy Court for the Central District of California

Bars and Courts
California State Bar
US District Court for the Central District of California
US District Court for the Eastern District of California
US District Court for the Northern District of California
US District Court for the Southern District of California
Education
JD
Pepperdine University School of Law
BA
Boston University
Languages
English
Korean

Experience

Represented Sempra Energy in its $9.45 billion all-cash acquisition of Energy Future Holdings Corp. The transaction created the largest utility holding company in the US and was named "M&A Deal of the Year" by The Deal in 2018.

Represented GSO Capital Partners in connection with the chapter 11 bankruptcy proceedings of Gibson Brands, Inc.

Represented Mesabi Metallics Company LLC in their chapter 11 reorganization and various related litigation.