Attorney Julius Kim serves as the managing partner of Kim & LaVoy, S.C. Mr. Kim specializes in the area of criminal defense, and is particularly knowledgeable in cases involving drug offenses, sex offenses, internet crimes, domestic violence, drunk driving, and white collar crimes. He has an AV Preeminent™ attorney rating from Martindale-Hubbell, the nation’s leading authority on lawyers and law firms for over 140 years. This rating is the highest possible rating for legal ability and ethical standards. In addition to his AV Preeminent™ rating, Mr. Kim has also earned the Client Distinction Award from Martindale-Hubbell. This award is given to less than one percent of all attorneys and is based upon client reviews in the areas of Quality of Service, Overall Value, Responsiveness, and Communication Ability. Before entering private practice, Mr. Kim was as an Assistant District Attorney in Milwaukee County, Wisconsin. He has handled thousands of criminal cases in his career ranging from drunk driving to homicide and is very knowledgeable in all criminal matters. As a former criminal prosecutor, Mr. Kim understands both sides of a criminal prosecution and has special insight into the methods and procedures utilized by law enforcement as well as the inner-workings of the District Attorney's Office. Mr. Kim has litigated over 100 jury trials in his career and won the vast majority of them. He is known and respected as a skilled trial lawyer and tenacious advocate. He has also successfully litigated hundreds of legal challenges or "motion hearings" ensuring that law enforcement officers follow proper procedures and that his clients' rights are always protected. In addition, Mr. Kim has negotiated thousands of criminal cases through the plea bargaining process.