John J Kim


Direct 604-691-7534

Fax 604-632-4467

John Kim represents clients in complex commercial, insurance, construction, design professional, subrogated and product liability disputes.  John has developed specialized expertise in fire related claims and litigation.  He has represented clients in landmark cases in this area and teaches fire and arson investigators at accredited courses in BC.

In his litigation practice, John acts as BC counsel for several industrial product manufacturers. John is often retained in construction disputes and acts for design professionals and other professionals including accountants and insurance agents.

  • LLB, University of Alberta, 1993
  • LLM, Boston University, 1999
  • Called to the British Columbia Bar, 1994
  • Called to the Alberta Bar, 2004
  • Called to the NWT Bar, 2019
  • Listed as one of the “Best Lawyers in Canada” for Insurance Law for 2019, 2020, 2021 and 2022

  • Instructor, Justice Institute of British Columbia, Fire Cause & Origin 3

  • Guest Instructor, IAAI BC Chapter