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Julian W. Park
Lawyer
San Francisco
150 California Street, 19th Floor
San Francisco, California 94111
+1 415 582 4752
San Francisco
150 California Street, 19th Floor
San Francisco, California 94111
+1 415 582 4752

Julian Park focuses her practice on complex commercial litigation, securities litigation, investigations and high-stakes civil matters, particularly with cross-border components. She represents clients in disputes related to derivative actions, shareholder claims, breach of contract and trade secrets, among others.

Prior to joining Kobre & Kim, Ms. Park practiced at Latham & Watkins LLP and at Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld LLP, and she was a lecturer of international civil litigation at the University of California, Berkeley, School of Law. Earlier in her career, she clerked for the Honorable Milan D. Smith, Jr. of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit and for the Honorable Cormac J. Carney of the U.S. District Court for the Central District of California.

Admissions

  • California
  • U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit
  • U.S. District Court for the Central District of California
  • U.S. District Court for the Northern District of California
  • U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of California

Education

  • University of California, Berkeley, School of Law, JD
    (California Law Review, Member)
  • Yale University, PhD
  • Stanford University, MA
  • Stanford University, BA

Languages

  • Korean

Clerkships

  • Honorable Milan D. Smith Jr., U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit
  • Honorable Cormac J. Carney, U.S. District Court for the Central District of California

Select Engagements

  • Representation of an Asia-based international businessman involving civil asset forfeiture proceedings brought by the DOJ in the U.S. District Court for the Central District of California, as well as additional legal actions from authorities located in Singapore, Switzerland, and other countries.
  • Representation of an industry-leading, global event technology provider in a New York- and California-venued dispute alleging misappropriation of trade secrets, following a proposed acquisition.
  • Representation of residential mortgage-backed securities (RMBS) trustees in multiple litigations pending in New York Supreme Court seeking that Merrill Lynch defendants repurchase mortgage loans.
  • Representation of a top-tier venture capital firm in a trade secret action arising from the launch of a neighborhood-based social networking site, leading to complete dismissal of all claims with prejudice in favor of the client.
 

Professional & Community Involvement

  • Asian American Bar Association of New York, Member
  • California Bar Association, Member
  • Korea Law Center, UC Berkeley Law School, Fellow
  • Korean American Bar Association of Northern California, Member

Publications & Presentations

  • Co-author, “Second Chances: What Appellate Courts Can (And Cannot) Do For You” (Metropolitan Corporate Counsel, September 2009)

Credentials

Admissions

  • California
  • U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit
  • U.S. District Court for the Central District of California
  • U.S. District Court for the Northern District of California
  • U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of California

Education

  • University of California, Berkeley, School of Law, JD
    (California Law Review, Member)
  • Yale University, PhD
  • Stanford University, MA
  • Stanford University, BA

Languages

  • Korean

Clerkships

  • Honorable Milan D. Smith Jr., U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit
  • Honorable Cormac J. Carney, U.S. District Court for the Central District of California

Engagements

  • Representation of an Asia-based international businessman involving civil asset forfeiture proceedings brought by the DOJ in the U.S. District Court for the Central District of California, as well as additional legal actions from authorities located in Singapore, Switzerland, and other countries.
  • Representation of an industry-leading, global event technology provider in a New York- and California-venued dispute alleging misappropriation of trade secrets, following a proposed acquisition.
  • Representation of residential mortgage-backed securities (RMBS) trustees in multiple litigations pending in New York Supreme Court seeking that Merrill Lynch defendants repurchase mortgage loans.
  • Representation of a top-tier venture capital firm in a trade secret action arising from the launch of a neighborhood-based social networking site, leading to complete dismissal of all claims with prejudice in favor of the client.

Professional & Community Involvement

  • Asian American Bar Association of New York, Member
  • California Bar Association, Member
  • Korea Law Center, UC Berkeley Law School, Fellow
  • Korean American Bar Association of Northern California, Member

Publications & Presentations

  • Co-author, “Second Chances: What Appellate Courts Can (And Cannot) Do For You” (Metropolitan Corporate Counsel, September 2009)