1021 Main Street
Houston, TX 77002
J.D., University of Houston Law Center, Houston, TX
B.S. in Biochemistry, University of Texas at Austin, Austin, TX
Mr. Shim was born and raised in South Korea and came to the United States in 2003. He earned his B.S. in Biochemistry from the University of Texas at Austin and his J.D. from the University of Houston Law Center. During law school, he served as a law clerk for Honorable Larry Weiman, where he became interested in pursuing a career in civil litigation.
At Thompson & Reilley, Mr. Shim’s litigation practice focuses on personal injury defense (including automobile, product liability, and premises liability suits), fatality and wrongful death claims, insurance coverage matters, and defending claims filed under the Longshore and Harbor Workers’ Compensation Act.
Mr. Shim is fluent in Korean and is a member of the State Bar of Texas.