Unlike your average law firm, we exclusively deal with all motor vehicle accidents. As a result of this approach, we’ve gotten very, very good at winning maximum compensation for our clients.


Because motor vehicle accidents are all we do, we’ve made a strong impression on the insurance companies. We’ve proven time and again that we’ll fight to defend our clients from their aggressive and unfair tactics.


We’re forceful and tenacious when we need to be, but when it comes to speaking with our clients, we’re always friendly, compassionate, and accessible…and we just need one phone call to prove it.


Martindale-Hubbell Platinum Client Champion Award (2018)

Daniel Kim has earned the Martindale Hubbell Platinum Client Champion Award, the highest client satisfaction award. Fewer than 1% of attorneys have achieved Martindale-Hubbell’s new award, recognizing only attorneys who excel at service declared strictly by clients. This recognition provides a comprehensive view of a lawyer’s abilities and services.

Avvo “Superb”
10/10 Rating

Daniel Kim has maintained a 10.0 “Superb” Avvo rating for Personal Injury Attorneys. Avvo is a national organization that comprehensively rates attorneys based on professional achievements and industry recognition, disciplinary history, background and overall profile. This perfect score of 10 out of 10 is an exemplary indication of the high caliber of Daniel Kim’s skill, experience, results, peer evaluations, and client satisfaction.

Super Lawyer

Daniel Kim was selected as a Super Lawyers Rising Star for 2019, an honor reserved for less than 2.5% of California attorneys. To be named a Super Lawyer, an attorney must be considered truly outstanding after a rigorous and patented multistep process that includes independent research, peer nominations, client testimonials, and professional evaluation. This recognition is one of the most noteworthy accomplishments in the legal community.

Multi-Million Dollar Advocates Forum

Daniel Kim has earned a lifetime appointment to the Multi-Million Dollar Advocates Forum of the Top Trial Lawyers in America. Daniel Kim is now nationally recognized as a member of this highly esteemed organization, where few than 1% of civil attorneys are admitted.

AIPIA – 10 best attorney Southern California

Daniel Kim has been selected as one of the “10 Best” Personal Injury Attorneys in Southern California by AIOPIA based on receiving the highest client satisfaction for his impeccable services. This honor is given to less than 1% of personal injury attorneys.

Avvo Clients’ Choice

“Daniel Kim has continuously been recognized by his legal peers and the community as one of the top personal injury attorneys in CA.” – Daniel Kim’s Avvo Profile

The National Trial Lawyers Top 40 Under 40

“The personalized service that Mr. Kim and his firm provide is what sets them apart from other attorneys. He strives to go above and beyond for every individual. Achieving such results begins with truly having compassion and patience with clients and a genuine belief that this work is like a public service.” – Daniel Kim Profile – The National Trial Lawyers

American Institute of Personal Injury Attorneys

“The American Institute’s Personal Injury Division looks for Attorneys that have achieved unparalleled success but most importantly have done so for the benefit of their client. Very few Attorneys can do so and our organization recognizes this significant achievement.” – AIOPIA

Attorney and Practice Magazine – Top 10 Attorneys in CA for Personal Injury Law

Daniel Kim has been named as one of the Top 10 Attorneys in CA for Personal Injury Law by Attorney and Practice Magazine. This invitation-only achievement is reserved for less than 1% of attorneys nationwide who have demonstrated the highest degree of excellence in their respective area of law.

Lawyers of Distinction

Daniel Kim has been recognized as a select member of the nationwide group Lawyers of Distinction, an honor bestowed upon the top 10% of attorneys operating in the US based on their experience, case results, and outstanding achievements.

National Academy of Personal Injury Attorneys (NAOPIA) (Top 10 Under Age 40 in Southern California)

Daniel Kim has been selected as one of the Top 10 Personal Injury Attorneys Under 40 in Southern California by the National Academy of Personal Injury Attorneys, an honor given to less than 1% of personal injury attorneys. Such recognition is given to those attorneys who demonstrate an extraordinary amount of knowledge, skill, experience, expertise and success in their practice of Personal Injury.

Top 3 Best Personal Injury Lawyers – Three Best Rated

Daniel Kim has been handpicked as one of the Top 3 Personal Injury Attorneys in California by Three Best Rated based on reputation, history, lack of complaints, ratings, satisfaction, trust, reviews, and general excellence.

Elite Lawyers

Elite Lawyers of America is a prestigious organization limited to attorneys who have won verdicts or settlements that exceed $2 million. Only legal professionals who have earned the prestigious award are listed on the Elite Lawyers directory. Attorney Daniel Kim exemplifies these standards, and the Panel is proud to honor him as an Elite Lawyer.

Better Business Bureau A+

The Better Business Bureau (BBB) is one of the largest and most respected independent business review organizations in North America, and their A+ rating is a fantastic testament to a business’s success and longevity. The Law Offices of Daniel Kim has received the highest A+ rating from the BBB due to its stellar reputation in the community.

Lead Counsel

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.

Consumer Attorneys Association of Los Angeles (CAALA)

Daniel Kim is a member of the Consumer Attorneys Association of Los Angeles (CAALA), one of the largest associations of plaintiff lawyers in the United States. Through education and training, consumer attorneys subscribe to the highest standards of quality legal representation and ethical conduct. As attorneys who solely represent the interests of consumers, the association is a powerful advocate for victim’s rights and equal access to justice.

The Motor Vehicle Trial Lawyers Association: Top 25

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.

The Trucking Trial Lawyers Association: Top 10

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.

American Academy of Attorneys Top 40 Under 40

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.

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.

Martindale-Hubbell AV Preeminent Rating 2018

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.

Orange County Korean American Bar Association (OCKABA)

Daniel Kim has formerly served on the Board of Directors for the Orange County Korean American Bar Association (OCKABA), which consists of attorneys who provide legal services to the local community through pro bono clinics and education programs. As Orange County ranks as the third largest Korean American population in the United States, there has been a great need for to serve and give back to the Korean community in Orange County.

Army Commendation Medal JAG Corps US Army (2010)

Daniel Kim served in the US Army JAG Corps for 6 years and was stationed in combat zones all over the world to include Bagdad, Iraq and near the 38th Parallel that divides South and North Korea. For his heroism and meritorious achievement, he was awarded twice with the Army Commendation Medal. As a decorated war veteran, he was also previously recognized as one of top JAG members in Asia Pacific. He gained the highest reputation among his peers of his battalion and brigade.

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”.


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