Jihee Ahn

Associate

Los Angeles
T +1 310.979.8422
F +1 310.820.8859

Overview

Jihee Ahn focuses her practice on complex commercial litigation. She has substantial experience in all aspects of state and federal civil procedure from case intake through trial. Jihee is an efficient and effective advocate for her clients, with a depth of knowledge regarding their business needs and concerns.

Select Experience

  • Assisted in a breach of contract and fiduciary duty case between two principals of a retail corporation concerning alleged violation of a noncompete clause. The case was dismissed following discovery and pretrial motion practice, and the client was awarded full ownership of the corporation without incurring a buyout sum.
  • Served as counsel for a California-based restaurant chain in several cases concerning alleged trademark infringement and unfair competition/false advertising. Preliminary or permanent injunctions were secured against competing businesses misappropriating the client’s marks.
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Experience

  • Assisted in a breach of contract and fiduciary duty case between two principals of a retail corporation concerning alleged violation of a noncompete clause. The case was dismissed following discovery and pretrial motion practice, and the client was awarded full ownership of the corporation without incurring a buyout sum.
  • Served as counsel for a California-based restaurant chain in several cases concerning alleged trademark infringement and unfair competition/false advertising. Preliminary or permanent injunctions were secured against competing businesses misappropriating the client’s marks.
  • Defended a technical support company in litigation involving trademark infringement and unfair competition claims.
  • Defended an entertainment company in litigation involving copyright infringement and misappropriation claims.

Recognitions and Memberships

Memberships

  • American Bar Association
  • Los Angeles County Bar Association

Prior Positions

  • University of California, Los Angeles School of Law, Professor Sung Hui Kim: Research Assistant (2012 to 2013)

Admissions

  • U.S. District Court, Central District of California
  • U.S. District Court, Eastern District of California
  • U.S. District Court, Northern District of California
  • U.S. District Court, Southern District of California
  • California

Education

  • J.D., University of California, Los Angeles School of Law, 2013; Business Law and Policy Specialization; Women's Law Journal, Chief Managing Editor
  • B.A., University of California, San Diego, 2009

Languages

  • Korean