Seong Kim, Rebecca Edelson, and James Wald join Sheppard Mullin from Steptoe & Johnson. Seong served as head of Steptoe’s Korea commercial litigation group and co-head of the firm’s Korea practice. He is known for his exceptional winning record at trials and arbitration sand has obtained judgments and settlements totaling several hundred million dollars. Rebecca led Steptoe’s trade secrets practice. Her practice focuses on intellectual property, unfair competition, and injunctions, and she has broad experience in all phases of state and federal litigation, including pre-trial development, discovery and motion practice, trials, writs, and appeals.