Tony K. Kim is an Associate with Tadler Law LLP. Prior to joining Tadler Law, Tony served as an Assistant District Attorney for the Kings County District Attorney’s Office since 2019. Tony quickly rose up the ranks in a Trial Bureau, starting his career as a misdemeanor prosecutor and ultimately serving as a felony prosecutor. As a Brooklyn prosecutor, he investigated and prosecuted hundreds of misdemeanor and felony criminal cases, including cases involving attempted murder, possession of firearms, robberies, and burglaries. In preparation for grand jury presentations, Tony enhanced investigations by reviewing and obtaining additional evidence, and interviewing civilians and members of law enforcement. He presented numerous cases before the grand jury where he direct examined witnesses and cross-examined defendants. Tony served as a co-chair on an attempted murder case, which involved the prosecution and preparation for trial. He also conducted several evidentiary suppression hearings on cases involving possession of firearms.
Tony earned a Bachelor of Arts degree in Political Science from Boston College where he was a member of the College of Arts and Sciences Honors Program. He subsequently earned his Juris Doctorate degree from Brooklyn Law School in 2019. While in law school, he served as an Articles Editor for the Journal of Corporate, Financial & Commercial Law. He was also Co-President of Legal Outreach – Motivating Youth Through Legal Education, and was an Alumni Co-Chair of the Asian Pacific American Law Student Association.
Before attending law school, Tony worked with Ariana Tadler at her prior firm as a legal assistant and also worked as a paralegal focusing on securities class action cases at another class action firm.