John J. Kim

John J. Kim*

John J. Kim

Practice Areas

  • Class actions – defence
  • Commercial litigation
  • Construction law
  • Environmental recovery litigation
  • Insurance coverage
  • Product liability – defence
  • Property loss/subrogated claims
  • Professional liability

Awards & Recognition

  • Listed as one of the “Best Lawyers in Canada” for Insurance Law for 2019, 2020, 2021


  • Use of Examination for Discovery Transcripts at Trial, Canadian Defence Lawyers Bootcamp, 2016


  • Boston University, LL.M., 1999
  • University of Alberta, LL.B, 1993

Bar Admissions

  • Alberta, 2004
  • British Columbia, 1994


John Kim is a founding partner of Lindsay LLP. He represents clients in complex commercial, insurance, construction, environmental and product liability disputes.

John has developed specialized expertise in fire related claims and litigation. He’s represented clients in landmark cases in this area, and teaches fire and arson investigators at accredited courses in British Columbia.

In his litigation practice, John acts as B.C. counsel for several industrial product manufacturers, representing client interests in environmental recovery and product liability actions.

*Practicing as John J. Kim Law Corporation