Andrew J. Kim

Partner, Tax  

Mountain View 650.335.7146


Andrew Kim is a partner in the Tax Group of Fenwick & West LLP. His practice focuses on domestic and international corporate tax matters and tax dispute matters. Mr. Kim has significant experience in representing clients with respect to cross-border transactions, corporate restructurings, international joint ventures, transfer pricing and dispute resolution matters.

Mr. Kim served as counsel in Analog Devices, Inc. v. Commissioner in the U.S. Tax Court, and CBS Corporation v. United States in the U.S. Court of Federal Claims, and currently serves as counsel in TBL Licensing LLC v. Commissioner in the U.S. Tax Court. 

Mr. Kim appears in Euromoney’s World’s Leading Tax Advisors, International Tax Review’s Tax Controversy Leaders, Law Business Research’s Who’s Who Legal: Corporate Tax, The Legal 500 and Chambers USA.

Mr. Kim is a lecturer at the University of California, Berkeley, School of Law, where he teaches international taxation. He has published articles on international tax issues and developments in the Journal of Taxation, International Taxation, the Euromoney Corporate Tax Handbook and World Tax. Mr. Kim frequently speaks on international tax issues at meetings for professional tax groups, including the Tax Executives Institute and Bloomberg BNA.

Fenwick’s tax practice has earned a reputation as one of the nation's leading domestic and international tax practices. Fenwick was named U.S. (or Americas) Tax Litigation Firm of the Year four separate times by ITR. Fenwick has also been recognized by ITR as first tier in both its World’s Leading Tax Planning Firms and World’s Leading Transactional Firms guides, and has been recognized as Americas M&A Tax Firm of the Year. Fenwick also received ITR’s Joint Venture of the Year award for Symphony Communications, a JV in which 13 major NY banks were involved.