About C J Kim

C J Kim is a founding partner of Choi & Kim, the leading insurance and maritime law firm in Korea. He has been involved in the major matters of insurance, maritime and cross-border litigations for over 30 years. In 2017, C J Kim served as the chairman of the Korea Insurance Law Association (KINSLAW). He currently advises insurers in cases worth several hundred million US dollars related to explosions and fires in Korean chemical plants. He has advised the IOPC Fund in the largest oil spill case in Korean history (Hebei Spirit) and served as the chairman of the SEWOL Inquiry Commission for the ferry disaster in 2014. He also acts as a mediation commissioner for the Seoul High Court.