Tae Y. Kim



Tae is a business litigator who specializes in litigating complex matters. Tae has litigated in state, federal, and appellate courts and alternative dispute resolution forums across the country. Tae has significant experience in litigating and advising his clients in a wide variety of matters, including contract disputes, corporate governance, fiduciary duties, misappropriations, fraud, restrictive covenants and trade secrets, labor and employment, and data privacy. Tae is a dogged attorney with an unflappable, calm demeanor that is well-suited both in the courtroom and at the settlement discussion table.


  • Loyola University Chicago School of Law, J.D., magna cum laude
  • University of Florida, Bachelor of Arts in Anthropology

Court Admissions

  • Illinois
  • United States District Court for the Northern District of Illinois
  • United States Court of Appeals for the Fifth, Sixth, Seventh, Eighth, and D.C. Circuits
  • United States Supreme Court

Activities and Affiliations

  • Public Interest Law Initiative (“PILI”) Young Professionals Board Member
  • Loyola University Chicago School of Law: Member of Dean’s Diversity Council; Alumni Mentor; Corboy Fellows Alumni Faculty Coach; and Moot Court Coach; Recent Alumni Engagement Ambassador
  • Cook County Bar Association (CBA) Juvenile Justice Mentorship Initiative Mentor
  • Member of Korean American Bar Association (KABA); Asian American Bar Association (AABA); Chicago Bar Association (CBA); Illinois State Bar Association (ISBA)