Joanna is Vice President of Regulatory Affairs and General Counsel for Trusaic, where she spearheads the company’s Affordable Care Act practice, focusing on employer compliance issues. She regularly speaks at conferences on ACA compliance and writes about the ACA for trade publications, such as Employee Benefit Adviser and Accounting Today. She regularly comments on ACA compliance issues with the IRS in the blog, The ACA Times.
Joanna, a former partner with Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld LLP, has nearly 20 years of experience advising clients on a wide range of employment, tax, intellectual property, and other related business issues. She brings additional regulatory compliance experience from her pre-legal career in the consulting and aerospace industry.
Joanna holds a B.Sc. degree in Chemical Engineering from University of California, Berkeley, and J.D. from Loyola Law School (with honors). She was President of the Korean American Bar Association; Rising Star, Super Lawyers; Co-Chair of Trade Secrets Subcommittee for Litigation Section of the American Bar Association, and Committee Member of the Federal Courts Coordinating Committee of Los Angeles County Bar Association.