Attorney Fee Shifting – A Comprehensive Guide

Date: Sep 18, 2024 1:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.

Location: Online

Member Price: $159

Non-Member Price: $199

Event Code: I146224

Areas of Law: For All Attorneys

Earn up to 3.3 credits! (More Information)




Yongmoon Kim, Esq.
Chair, Consumer Protection Law
Kim Law Firm LLC, Hackensack
is a consumer advocate and attorney with the Kim Law Firm LLC in Hackensack, New Jersey, where he concentrates his practice in consumer protection, class actions and occasionally personal injury cases.

Mr. Kim has been a pro bono attorney with Northeast New Jersey Legal Services, Chair of the Bergen County Bar Association Consumer Law Committee and a member of the New Jersey State Bar Association Consumer Protection Law and Class Actions Committees. He has also been a member of the Board of Directors of the Consumers League of New Jersey (CLNJ), a nonprofit organization which advocates on behalf of consumers, and also represents the CLNJ on the New Jersey Supreme Court Special Civil Part Committee.

Mr. Kim has been recognized for his pro bono contributions and is the recipient of Equal Justice Medals bestowed by Legal Services of New Jersey and the Champions of Justice Award from Northeast New Jersey Legal Services. He has lectured for ICLE and the New Jersey Association for Justice.

Mr. Kim received his B.A. from the State University of New York at Binghamton and his J.D. from Florida Coastal School of Law.


Tracey C. Hinson, Esq.
Hinson Snipes, LLP, Princeton
Flavio L. Komuves, Esq.
Weissman & Mintz LLC, Somerset
Angelica M. Mercado, Esq.
Einhorn Barbarito Frost & Botwinick, Denville
David C. Ricci, Esq.
Law Office of David C. Ricci LLC, Short Hills
Nancy Erika Smith, Esq.
Smith Mullin PC, Montclair

Obtaining an order or agreement for an opposing party to pay your attorney fees is harder than many clients think. Establishing the fault or contractual obligation to reimburse an opposing party for their litigation expense often requires something extraordinary.  

Our panel of experts will provide attendees with the statutory citations, experiences, drafting tips and appropriate language to include in fee petitions before New Jersey courts. Join us for a comprehensive guide on how to truly make your client whole.

CLE Credits
NJ CLE:NJ CLE information: This program has been approved by the Board on Continuing Legal Education of the Supreme Court of New Jersey for 3.3 hours of total CLE credit (Full Credits Available: NJ Civil Trial Attorney Credit: 3.3, NJ General: 3.3).
NY CLE (t&nt):NY Professional Practice Transitional: 3.0
PA CLE:PA Substantive Credit: 2.5
New: No PACLE fee is required for this program. To earn PA CLE credits, a valid PA Bar ID number must be entered into the CLE form provided after attending the program.

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