Grace Kim is special counsel in the firm’s Washington, D.C. office. Her practice focuses on international trade and customs matters.
Ms. Kim represents domestic industries in trade remedy proceedings, particularly antidumping and countervailing duty investigations, administrative and five-year (“sunset”) reviews and appellate litigations. Ms. Kim regularly appears before the U.S. Department of Commerce, the U.S. International Trade Commission (“ITC”), and the U.S. Court of International Trade.
Prior to joining Kelley Drye and throughout law school, Ms. Kim served as an economic consultant and international trade analyst with Georgetown Economic Services.
Represented the U.S. specialty steel industry in several antidumping, countervailing duty and safeguards proceedings involving numerous countries before the U.S. Department of Commerce and ITC.
Represented U.S. manufacturers of carbon steel products, brass sheet and strip, iron construction castings, polyester staple fiber and pre-stressed concrete steel wire strand in antidumping and countervailing duty cases and sunset reviews against imports from multiple countries.
Represented producers of fresh garlic, canned mushrooms, honey, pasta, and fresh Atlantic Salmon in several sunset reviews conducted by the U.S. Department of Commerce and ITC.
Assisted in drafting an amicus brief to the U.S. Supreme Court on behalf of the Committee to Support U.S. Trade Laws in a successful appeal of a Commerce antidumping determination.
Assisted in the representation of domestic producers of nails and small diameter graphite electrodes in antidumping cases against China.
Assisted in the representation of the PET Resin Coalition in Generalized System of Preferences (“GSP”) annual reviews at the Office of the U.S. Trade Representative.
Counsels domestic companies regarding NAFTA, and other customs and international trade matters.
Represents U.S. trade associations seeking Export Trade Certificates of Review from the Department of Commerce and the Department of Justice, which provide antitrust immunity to association members in connection with export-related activities.
Memberships & Associations
Customs and International Trade Bar Association
Washington International Trade Association
Handled immigration matters before the U.S. Citizenship & Immigration Services.