Peter Kim


Peter Kim is an associate in the firm’s Finance Department, focusing on public finance matters. He has extensive experience representing public organizations and municipalities in a wide range of transactions and contract negotiations. He also has experience working on health care and administrative law matters.

Prior to his role at Ballard Spahr, Peter served as the Divisional Deputy City Solicitor at the City of Philadelphia Law Department, where he managed the Finance & Contracts Division of the Commercial Law Unit. In that position, Peter reviewed, negotiated, and approved hundreds of contracts annually for public works, professional services, and the procurement of goods for the City of Philadelphia. He also counseled the City of Philadelphia Treasurer’s Office on complex municipal securities transactions.

Professional Highlights

Professional Activities

Co-Chair, Law Department Professional Development Committee

Asian Pacific American Bar Association

Board Memberships & Community Service

Volunteer Leader, Advancing Civic Education (A.C.E.) at Greenfield Elementary School



Temple University Beasley School of Law (J.D. 2008)
President, Asian Pacific American Law Students Association

Boston University School of Management (B.S., magna cum laude, 2005)
Honors Program





New Jersey