AI Magazine Issue 12 2018

Acquisition International - Issue 12 2018 49 Dedicated to protecting its client’s constitutional rights, Glew & Kim is one of the most accomplished defence firms in Orange County. Recently the firm was awarded Leading Criminal Defence Attorney of the Year, California. ased in Santa Ana, Glew & Kim is a well-established Californian law firm dedicated to criminal defense. Clients of the firm not only have the reassurance of a zealous, well-argued defense but they can also enjoy a personalised, direct attorney-client connection that is seldom seen at large law firms. The lawyers behind the firm are Christopher Glew and Jina Kim. With more than 30 years of combined legal knowledge, the dynamic duo is dedicated to providing clients with the best representation possible and aiming for the best outcomes achievable. Criminal defense is the firm’s primary focus, and attorneys at Glew & Kim hold a strong trial record and proudly offer zealous advocacy on behalf of people charged with felonies and misdemeanors, state and federal crimes of all varieties, including white collar crimes, drink driving offences, violent crimes and drug crimes. The firm also has extensive knowledge and experience in many other legal practice areas, including employment law, civil rights violations, Contact: Christopher Glew Company: Glew & Kim Address: 1851 E. 1st St. Suite 840, Santa Ana, CA 92705 Telephone: 714-648-0004 Web Address: www. Hot Shots B 1807AI61 cyberbullying, child abuse and domestic violence. Defense lawyer, Chris Glew, founded the firm more than 15 years ago. First and foremost an advocate for change, he has worked diligently to reform marijuana laws in California and has won many ground-breaking medical marijuana defense trials, with analysts referring to him as “the hottest criminal defense attorney in Orange County,” and American Lawyer Media naming him as one of the Top Lawyers in California in 2013. Local and national news networks often call on Chris to speak on matters such as medical marijuana and regard him as the expert voice in Orange County. An Ohio native, Christopher Glew graduated from Kent State University in 1998 with a Bachelor’s degree in Criminal Justice, Political Science, and History. He then moved to California to attend Whittier Law School, where he was recognised on the Dean’s list and honour roll as well as the Trial Advocacy Honors Board. He graduated from Whittier Law School in 2000 with a Juris Doctorate in Law. Jina Kim, attorney at law, is a partner and the managing attorney of Glew & Kim. As a graduate of Western State University, Ms Kim has 18 years of experience and, having represented more than 5000 clients, she is a zealous advocate and a knowledgeable source in a wide spectrum of criminal defense, including marijuana laws, driving under the influence, thefts and domestic violence. Fluent in Korean, Ms Kim was admitted to the Bar of California in 1997 and is a member of the National College for DUI Defense and the National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers. “The firm also has extensive knowledge and experience in many other legal practice areas, including employment law, civil rights violations, cyberbullying, child abuse and domestic violence.”