Anne Kim is a tax partner in the Los Angeles office of Kirkland & Ellis LLP. Anne has a broad-based practice and handles a wide range of complex transactions, advising private equity funds, public and private companies and publicly traded partnerships on the tax aspects of mergers and acquisitions, divestitures, spin-offs, cross-border transactions, formation of joint ventures and capital markets and debt financings. Anne has been recognized for her work in tax by Chambers USA every year since 2014.



Chambers USA: Southern California: Tax, 2019–2023

Chambers USA: California: Tax, 2014–2018

International Tax Review, Americas Tax Awards: Los Angeles Tax Firm of the Year, 2022–2023

International Tax Review, World Tax Guide: Highly Regarded – Transactional Tax: California, 2022–2023

The Legal 500 United States: U.S. Taxes: Contentious, 2020 

The Legal 500 United States: U.S. Taxes: Non-Contentious, 2017–2018 & 2023

The Legal 500 United States: Tax: Domestic Tax: West Coast, 2014

The Los Angeles Business Journal: Top Minority Attorney in Los Angeles, 2020


Admissions & Qualifications

  • California
  • New York


  • Columbia Law SchoolJ.D.2003
    Harlan Fiske Stone Scholar
  • Yale CollegeB.A.magna cum laude1997