Righting Wrongs. Rebuilding Lives.
Daniel founded the Law Offices of Daniel Kim to give the victims of motor vehicle accidents a better choice to defend their rights. Since starting the firm, Daniel has won hundreds of millions for his clients, and continues to play a hands-on role in every case the firm takes on.
Mr. Kim exclusively represents people who have been injured due to the negligence of others dealing with motor vehicle accidents. He believes that standing up to large insurance corporations is mandatory to ensure his clients receive full compensation for all their harms and losses.
Daniel Kim and his multi-lingual team have recovered more than $120 million in settlements and verdicts on behalf of his clients.
- Personal Injury
- Car Accidents
- Motorcycle Accidents
- Trucking Accidents
- Free Consultation
Daniel Kim specializes in assisting people involved in car, motorcycle, bicycle and commercial vehicle accidents to get the fair legal treatment they deserve.
- Contingent Fees
- English: Spoken, Written
- Korean: Spoken, Written
- Spanish: Spoken
- Managing Partner
- Law Offices of Daniel Kim
- Judge Advocate General's Corps (JAG), United States Army
- Chapman University Fowler School of Law
- J.D. | Law
- University of Maryland - Baltimore
- B.S. | Business Management
- Nation's Top One Percent
- National Association of Distinguished Counsel (NADC)
- Daniel Kim has been named as an Attorney among the Nation’s Top One Percent by the National Association of Distinguished Counsel, an organization dedicated to promoting the highest standards of legal excellence. By virtue of the incredible selection process, only the elite few are invited to join the ranks of the NADC. Specifically, less than 1% of practicing attorneys in the United States are members of the “Nation’s Top Attorneys”.
- AV Preeminent Rating
- Martindale Hubbell
- Daniel Kim has been awarded with the Martindale-Hubbell AV Preeminent Rating, the golden standard for attorney ratings. An elite group of approximately 10% of all attorneys hold an AV Preeminent Rating, a designation trusted worldwide by buyers and referrers of legal services. It is the highest possible rating for both legal ability and ethical standards.
- Lead Counsel Rated Attorney
- Daniel Kim is a Lead Counsel Rated Attorney, which recognition assures consumers that Lead Verified Attorneys meet the strictest qualification standards to include professional experience, peer recommendations, and a spotless disciplinary record.
- Best Attorneys of America Lifetime Charter Member
- Rue Rating’s Best Attorneys of America
- Daniel Kim has been invited to be a lifetime member of Rue Rating’s Best Attorneys of America, an attorney directory composed of the top 1% of attorneys in America. This attorney directory is one of the most celebrated and respected groups of legal counsels in the country. Memberships are extremely selective, carefully screened and limited to the most qualified and accomplished attorneys in the United States.
- Top 10 Trucking Trial Lawyers for California
- The Trucking Trial Lawyers Association
- Daniel Kim has been selected as one of the Top 10 Trucking Trial Lawyers for California by The Trucking Trial Lawyers Association, one of the nation’s premier invitation-only professional organization composed of and limited to the Top 10 attorneys from each state within the trucking legal field. Members of this prestigious group exemplify superior qualifications of leadership, reputation, influence and performance in their area of specialty.
- Top 25 Motor Vehicle Trial Lawyer for California
- The Motor Vehicle Trial Lawyers Association
- Daniel Kim has been selected as one of the Top 25 Motor Vehicle Trial Lawyers for California by The Motor Vehicle Trial Lawyers Association, one of the nation’s premier invitation-only professional organization composed of and limited to the Top 25 attorneys from each state within the motor vehicle legal field. Criteria for membership include the highest reputation among legal peers, the judiciary and the public.
- Top 40 Under 40
- American Academy of Attorneys
- The American Academy of Attorneys has recently recognized Daniel Kim as one of top 40 premier trial attorneys under the age of 40 in the state of California. This is a distinction reserved for attorneys who have established themselves through their professionalism and excellence in service. Less than 1% of the 1.2 million attorneys currently practicing in the U.S. are selected to receive this important and prestigious designation.
- Life Member, Multi-Million Dollar Advocates Forum
- Multi-Million Dollar Advocates Club
- Established in 1993, the Million Dollar Advocates Forum (which includes the Multi-Million Dollar Advocates Forum) is one of the most prestigious groups of trial lawyers in the United States. Membership is limited to attorneys who have won million and multi-million dollar verdicts and settlements. There are over 4000 members throughout the country. Fewer than 1% of U.S. lawyers are members.
- Selected Member
- Elite Lawyers of America
- Daniel Kim has been selected all by the Elite Lawyers of America by having a settlement or verdict in excess of $2 million.
- Top 40 Trial Lawyers Under 40 for California by The National Trial Lawyers
- The National Trial Lawyers
- Daniel Kim has been selected as one of the Top 40 Trial Lawyers Under 40 for California by The National Trial Lawyers — an honor given to less than 1% of attorneys.
- Platinum (Highest) Client Champion Award
- Martindale Hubbell
- Daniel Kim was awarded with the highest award on Martindale Hubbell for client satisfaction.
- Selected Member
- Lawyers of Distinction
- Daniel Kim has been selected to be a member of Lawyers of Distinction, an honor given to the top 10% of attorneys within the practice in CA.
- Selected Member
- Elite Lawyers of America
- Daniel Kim was selected as a member of Elite Lawyers of America, honors given to less than 1% of personal injury attorneys.
- Top 10 Personal Injury Attorney Under Age 40
- American Institute of Personal Injury Attorneys
- Daniel Kim has been chosen as one of the "10 Best" Personal Injury Attorneys in Southern California" based on client satisfaction, an honor given to less than 1% of personal injury attorneys.
- Top 10 Personal Injury Attorney Under Age 40 in Southern CA
- National Academy Of Personal Injury Attorneys
- Daniel Kim has been selected as one of the Top 10 Personal Injury Attorneys Under 40 in California for 2018 by the National Association of Personal Injury Attorneys — an honor given to less than 1% of personal injury attorney
- Best Personal Injury Lawyer
- Three Best Rated
- Daniel Kim was rated as the 3 Best Personal Injury Attorney.
- Clients' Choice Award (2014-Present)
- Avvo Client’s Choice Award (2014-Present) — Based on client reviews and satisfaction, Daniel Kim has received the Avvo Client’s Choice Award for 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017, and 2018.
- Perfect 10.0 'Superb' Rating
- Daniel Kim has been selected as Top Car Accident Attorney by Avvo with a score of 10 out of 10 based on his skill, experience, results, peer evaluations, and client reviews.
- Army Commendation Medal
- Judge Advocate General's (JAG) Corps of the US Army
- Daniel Kim, a war veteran, served in the JAG Corps for the US Army. While deployed in Baghdad, Iraq, he served meritoriously with the 31st Artillery Unit and was awarded the Army Commendation Medal.
- Orange County Trial Lawyers Association (OCTLA)
- Consumer Attorneys Association of Los Angeles (CAALA)
- Orange County Korean American Bar Association (OCKABA)
- Better Business Bureau
- A+ Rating
- Activities: The Law Offices of Daniel Kim has been rated by the BBB with its highest rating assigned to a business based on public data sources and the transparency of the business practice.
- Top 10 Attorneys in CA for Personal Injury Law
- Attorney and Practice Magazine
- #1 Car Accident Lawyer - Orange County, CA - Law Offices Of Daniel Kim
- Highest rated motor vehicle accident lawyer
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