J.J. Kim

J.J. Kim

Email Address pa@acilawgroup.com

Profile J.J. Kim is a founding partner at ACI Law Group PC. His practice is focused on international trade, customs, maritime and transportation law. He represents clients before U.S. Customs and Border Protection on a variety of issues, including tariff classification, country of origin marking and labeling, C-TPAT certification and validation, valuation of imported merchandise, record keeping, ruling requests, protests, seizures and averting penalties. He also regularly represents domestic and foreign clients in state and federal courts and the U.S. Court of International Trade as well as before U.S. government agencies (FDA, FMC, TSA, DOT, etc.) and has successfully defended a number of clients in multi-million dollar penalty actions. Mr. Kim has extensive experience helping importers develop comprehensive import compliance programs. He provides guidance on the eligibility and documentary requirements of free trade agreements and preference programs (KORUS - FTA, NAFTA, DR-CAFTA, GSP, etc.), and he has produced numerous supply chain security plans for logistics companies and importers. He also handles cargo claim, freight collection, bill of lading disputes, insurance subrogation rights, carrier’s lien actions and international sales agreements. A passionate and highly praised speaker, Mr. Kim has frequently lectured before trade associations, chamber of commerce, Food manufacturers and importers, logistics and trade groups. Professional Affiliations (partial listing): • Certified Admiralty & Maritime Law Specialist • Member of US Maritime Law Association • Advisor, World OKTA (Overseas Korean Trade Association) • President, Korean American Customs & Trade Study Forum • FSPCA Lead Instructor for PCQI and FSVP(Foreign Supplier Verification Program) • Former President of Korean American Chamber of Commerce of Orange County • US Customs House Broker Michigan State University - Global Food Law (LLM)

Company Name ACI Law Group, PC/Partner


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