Pearl Kim was a candidate for Congress during the 2018 midterm elections in Pennsylvania. Prior to that Ms. Kim practiced immigration law and was previously appointed to Pennsylvania’s Office of Attorney General as a Senior Deputy Attorney General. Formerly an Assistant District Attorney in the Delaware County District Attorney’s Office, Ms. Kim was Chief of the Human Trafficking Unit in the Special Victims and Domestic Violence Division.
Governor Corbett and Governor Wolf appointed Ms. Kim to the Governor’s Advisory Commission on Asian American Affairs, and she currently serves on the Board of Directors of the Asian Pacific American Bar Association of Pennsylvania. Ms. Kim obtained her J.D. from Villanova University School of Law where she was the recipient of the Villanova Achievement Scholarship and received her B.A. from Bryn Mawr College.