Catherine Minji Kim


Catherine Kim
Catherine Kim is an associate in Weil’s Technology & IP Transactions practice and is based in New York. Ms. Kim participates in the representation of clients in the licensing, acquisition, divestiture, development and commercial exploitation of intellectual property.

Previously, Ms. Kim was an associate in Weil’s Banking & Finance practice, where she has been part of the teams advising on, among others, the following matters:

  • General Motors as the largest creditor and equity holder of General Motors Korea, a joint venture with the state-owned Korean Development Bank, in connection with the restructuring and potential bankruptcy of General Motors Korea 
  • Getty Images in connection with a $1,040,000,000 US Dollar term loan facility, a €450,000,000 Euro term loan facility, and an $80,000,000 US Dollar revolving credit facility
  • Univision Network in connection with its existing credit facility and annual perfection review
  • J.Crew Group (a portfolio company of TPG Capital and Leonard Green & Partners) in an amendment to its existing credit facility and an incremental facility provided by new lenders as part of its recapitalization
  • Snow Phipps Group in the acquisition by its portfolio company, Ideal Tridon Holdings, Inc., of ZSI-Foster, LLC

Ms. Kim received her J.D. from Duke University, where she was the president of the Asian Law Student Association (now called APALSA) and was a staff editor for the Duke Law Journal and Duke Law & Technology Review.  She received her B.S. from New York University, where she graduated magna cum laude and was elected to Phi Beta Kappa.

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