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About Hyun Chin

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Hyun Chin Kim is an experienced, forthright, and fair attorney whose successful career, spanning nearly 25 years, is a testament to her tremendous work ethic and perseverance.

Since 2018, she has served as the court attorney for Orange County Court Judge William L. DeProspo, where she conducts research, drafts opinions, reviews legal documents, and confers with lawyers on unusual or complex proceedings. She also advises Judge DeProspo on legal issues, and assists him with conducting discovery, pre-trial hearings, settlement conferences, and trials.

Prior to accepting this position, Hyun Chin dedicated 13 years to the Orange County Attorney’s Office in Goshen, N.Y., where she rose to the position of chief assistant county attorney of litigation, supervising all civil litigation for the County of Orange in the municipal division of the County Attorney's Office. Throughout her 13 years, she’s represented Orange County in state and federal courts, handling a variety of cases including civil rights actions, employment and labor matters, contractual claims, wrongful death actions, and personal injury cases.

Since 2010, Hyun Chin has served on the Critique Faculty within the New York State Bar Association’s Trial Advocacy Program at Cornell University School of Law, where she provides training and guidance to attorneys litigating in New York State.

Upon graduating from law school, Hyun Chin accepted a position as an assistant district attorney with the Bronx District Attorney’s Office in Bronx, N.Y. In this capacity, she prosecuted major felony offenses in the Trial Division ranging from homicides, attempted murders, robberies, burglaries, and weapons charges. She later served at Ahmuty, Demers & Mcmanus in Hopewell Junction as an associate attorney, litigating civil claims.

Hyun Chin graduated with a Bachelor of Arts degree from Vassar College in Poughkeepsie, N.Y. She received her Juris Doctorate from Temple University School of Law in Philadelphia, Pa. She is married to Paul S. Ernenwein, partner at a prestigious Hudson Valley-based law firm. They reside in Newburgh, and have two children, 17-year-old Isabel and 16-year-old Emily.

Endorsements

  • Orange County Republican Committee
  • Orange County Sheriff Carl DuBois
  • Orange County Legislator Katie Bonelli (Majority Leader; D5)
  • Joan Cusack-McGuirk, President & CEO of Montefiore St. Luke's Cornwall Hospital
  • Town Of Mount Hope Republican Committee
  • Town of Warwick Republican Committee
  • Brendan Casey, Orange County Commissioner of Emergency Services
  • Orange County Legislator Kevin W. Hines (D12)
  • Orange County Legislator Thomas Faggione (D13)
  • Orange County Legislator James O'Donnell (D21)
  • Former Orange County Legislative Chairman Michael Pillmeier
  • Town of Minisink Republican Committee

Events

Cheers to Experience, Skill & Integrity for Orange County

We invite you to join us for a fundraiser in support of Hyun Chin Kim for County Court Judge!

Tickets: $50 per person | $80 per couple

Thursday, March 12, 2020
5:30 p.m.-7:30 p.m.

Equilibrium Bonfire
2-8 South St,
Middletown, NY

Please RSVP by calling 845.420.7999 or emailing austin@kimforcountycourt.com. You can also purchase tickets online HERE.

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Hyun Chin Kim for Orange County Court

Hyun Chin Kim’s unquestionable integrity and expertise as an attorney has earned her the trust and respect of both Orange County officials and jurists. Her distinguished career has included serving as court attorney to Orange County Court Judge William L. DeProspo, chief assistant attorney for the Orange County Attorney’s Office, and as an assistant district attorney with the Bronx District Attorney’s Office. The people of Orange County could not ask for a stronger candidate for County Court than Hyun Chin Kim.

Join us on Thursday, March 12 at 5:30 p.m. at Equilibrium Bonfire to show your support for Hyun Chin Kim. We hope to see you there!:

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Kim For County Court FundraiserMarch 12, 2020, 5:30pmEquilibrium BreweryHyun Chin Kim’s unquestionable integrity and expertise as an attorney has earned her the trust and respect of both Orange County officials and jurists. Her distinguished career has included serving as court attorney to Orange County Court Judge William L. DeProspo, chief assistant attorney for the Orange County Attorney’s Office, and as an assistant district attorney with the Bronx District Attorney’s Office. The people of Orange County could not ask for a stronger candidate for County Court than Hyun Chin Kim.

Join us on Thursday, March 12 at 5:30 p.m. at Equilibrium Bonfire to show your support for Hyun Chin Kim. We hope to see you there!:

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Thank you to the Greenwood Lake community - especially the Greenwood Lake Gaelic Cultural Society - for the Celtic Day celebration at the Arthur Finnegan American Legion Post 1443.

2 days ago

Hyun Chin Kim for Orange County Court

Hyun Chin Kim is an experienced, forthright, and fair attorney whose successful career, spanning nearly 25 years, is a testament to her tremendous work ethic and perseverance. She is pleased and honored to announce that she plans to continue her distinguished service in the field of law as she declares her candidacy for Orange County Court Judge.

Join us on Thursday, March 12 at 5:30 p.m. at Equilibrium Bonfire to show your support for Hyun Chin Kim. We hope to see you there!

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Kim For County Court FundraiserMarch 12, 2020, 5:30pmEquilibrium BreweryHyun Chin Kim is an experienced, forthright, and fair attorney whose successful career, spanning nearly 25 years, is a testament to her tremendous work ethic and perseverance. She is pleased and honored to announce that she plans to continue her distinguished service in the field of law as she declares her candidacy for Orange County Court Judge.

Join us on Thursday, March 12 at 5:30 p.m. at Equilibrium Bonfire to show your support for Hyun Chin Kim. We hope to see you there!

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