Michael Y. Kim

Of Counsel

Michael Y. Kim founded The Michael Kim Law Firm, PLLC on April 1, 2015. He practices in commercial litigation, contractual disputes, fraud and fiduciary duty claims, landlord/tenant disputes, consumer and deceptive trade practice claims, public and private employment disputes, constitutional claims, personal injury and premises liability claims, business formations and transactions, and first party claims.  Over the years, Michael has represented clients both as plaintiffs and defendants, and he has handled lawsuits, arbitrations, and due process hearings all over the State of Texas. Michael has represented a vast array of clients from individuals and small businesses in contractual disputes to educational leaders in due process hearings to Fortune 500 companies in the prosecution and defense of a variety of legal claims.

Michael is a board member of The Korean American Professional Network and the Greater Dallas Asian American Chamber of Commerce.  Michael is also a member of the Dallas Bar Association, the Dallas Asian American Bar Association, the Dallas Association of Young Lawyers, and the Tarrant County Bar Association. He is a founding member of the Arlington Young Lawyers Association and a former member of Eldon B. Mahon Inn of Court.  Michael has been selected as a Texas Super Lawyers Rising Star for the past five years, an honor recognizing the top 2.5% of lawyers in the State of Texas.

Michael was born in Dallas, Texas, and grew up in Arlington, Texas. While in law school, Michael was on the St. Mary’s Law Journal, the Board of Advocates, and was inducted into the Order of the Barristers.

Professional Affiliations

State Bar of Texas
State Bar of Colorado
The Korean American Professional Network
Arlington Chamber of Commerce


St. Mary’s University, School of Law – JD, 2006
​University of Texas at Austin – B.B.A., 2003

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