Mimi Ahn, Esq., is an experienced litigator at Kahana & Feld, LLP, with an emphasis in employment law. Ms. Ahn has represented clients in employment law matters in State and Federal Court, as well as arbitration. In addition to Ms. Ahn’s knowledge in employment law, she has considerable experience handling personal injury actions; including catastrophic injuries such as wrongful deaths and dismemberments.
A first-generation Korean-American, Mimi Ahn graduated summa cum laude from California State University, Fullerton, where she received a B.A. in Communications with a minor in Business Administration. Ms. Ahn earned her Juris Doctor at the University of California, Irvine School of Law, with a focus on trial advocacy and civil litigation. While attending law school, Ms. Ahn served as an extern for the Honorable Theodore Albert in Federal District Court, and served as an intern at a top-three international law firm based in Seoul, South Korea.
As a proponent of public interest work, Ms. Ahn also helped organize and lead a family law clinic aimed to assist the low-income population. In 2013, Ms. Ahn received the State Bar Pro Bono Award from the California State Bar on behalf of the family law clinic, in addition to the Leadership Award at UCI Law.
Today, Ms. Ahn continues to volunteer her time at Legal Aid at Work’s Workers’ Rights Clinic, as well as various other pro bono projects. During her free time, Ms. Ahn enjoys cooking, reading fiction, karaoke, and golf. Ms. Ahn lives in Tustin, California and is an active member of her church, located in Santa Ana.