Honors and Awards

Jason S. Kim Named a 2022 Leader of Influence: Private Equity Investors & Advisors by Los Angeles Business Journal

Los Angeles Business Journal

Blank Rome partner Jason S. Kim has been named a 2022 Leader of Influence: Private Equity Investors & Advisors by the Los Angeles Business Journal.

This year's honorees include "many of the most notable private equity related professionals in the region" as the "role that private equity investors and advisors play in terms of the business world overall has perhaps never been more important." In the annual supplement, each honoree has a brief profile that highlights details about their careers and recent successes they’ve achieved. 

To view the 2022 Leaders of Influence: Private Equity Investors & Advisors supplement, please click here.

Jason's honoree profile, as published in the Los Angeles Business Journal, is copied in full below.

Partner, Corporate Law
Blank Rome LLP


Jason S. Kim is a 30-year deal lawyer. His practice focuses on representing domestic and foreign companies, financial institutions, funds, serial entrepreneurs, and high net worth individuals in corporate and real estate transactions and related financing with special emphasis on cross-border deals within the 50 states and internationally. Kim’s deals in the 50 states involve foreign buyers, PEs, and banks. Frequently, he is brought into PE transactions as corporate counsel, on the other side of the PEs.

Among Kim’s largest and most significant deals has been investee-side representation of a green energy company in raising over $150 million through four rounds of equity financing. Greatly influenced by the 1992 Los Angeles riots, which took place as he was graduating from UCLA School of Law, Kim has dedicated all of his significant pro bono hours to assisting the greater Los Angeles community in issues of civil rights and race relations.

To read Jason's profile online, please click here.