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Daemie M. Kim
  • Attorney
  • Attorney
Salem, OR

Daemie M. Kim was raised in Oregon and attended Glencoe High School in Hillsboro, Oregon. Her bachelor's degree is from Dartmouth College where she studied history and music. Daemie graduated from Willamette University College of Law with her Juris Doctor 2012 and earned academic awards in Employment Law & Discrimination, Advanced Topics in Conflict Theory, Negotiation, and Legal Research and Writing, as well as the Center for Religion, Law & Democracy for Best Graduate Student Paper 2012 award for her paper on retributive morality as applied in death penalty proceedings.

Daemie is licensed to practice in the State of Oregon, the United States District Court for the District of Oregon, and the United States Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit.

Areas of Practice

  • Appeals
  • Employment
  • Business
  • Contracts
  • Post-Conviction
  • Auto-Accidents
  • Personal Injury
  • Medical Malpractice
  • Torts
  • Litigation

Bar Admissions

  • Oregon
  • U.S. District Court District of Oregon
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 9th Circuit


  • Willamette University College of Law, Salem, Oregon
    • J.D. - 2012
    • Honors: The Center for Religion, Law & Democracy's 2012 Award for Best Graduate Student Paper
    • Honors: Employment Law - Best Paper; Advanced Topics in Conflict Theory - Best Paper
  • Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire
    • B.A., Bachelor of Arts
    • Major: History

Representative Cases

  • Kia SKILLE, Plaintiff-Appellant, v. Tony Rey MARTINEZ, in his individual capacity, Defendant, and OREGON STATE HOSPITAL, a State agency; and Department of Human Services, a State agency, Defendants-Respondents. Marion County Circuit Court 14C18124; A159729
  • Timothy L. HALL, Plaintiff-Appellant, v. STATE OF OREGON; Oregon Youth Authority, a Department of the State of Oregon; Karen Daniels; and Ken Jeske, Defendants-Respondents. Marion County Circuit Court 12C18206; A156103
  • STATE OF OREGON, Plaintiff-Respondent, v. KYLE DAVID PATTERSON, Defendant-Appellant. Lane County Circuit Court 201217651; A154021

Honors and Awards

  • Rising Star, Super Lawyers Magazine

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Oregon State Bar, House of Delegates
  • Oregon State Bar, Civil Rights Division, Executive Board Member