Ryan Kim is a member of the firm’s corporate practice and focuses his practice on private equity-related corporate finance transactions.

Mr. Kim represents private equity sponsors, portfolio companies and other borrowers in connection with leveraged buyouts, syndicated loan financings and distressed investments. 

Prior to joining Akin Gump, Mr. Kim was an associate in the New York office of an international law firm, where his practice focused on mergers and acquisitions and leveraged finance transactions for private equity firms and institutional lenders.

Mr. Kim received his J.D. from Columbia Law School, where he was a Harlan Fiske Stone Scholar, and received his B.A. from the Johns Hopkins University.