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 for The ACA Times. She also provides guidance to Trusaic’s other lines of business, including pay equity auditing and analytics, EEO-1 reporting, and tax credit generation.
Joanna, formerly a partner with Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld LLP, has over 20 years of experience advising clients on a wide range of employment, tax, intellectual property, and other related business issues.
Joanna holds a B.Sc. degree in Chemical Engineering from the University of California, Berkeley, and a J.D. from Loyola Law School (with honors). She is a former President of the Korean American Bar Association; Rising Star, Super Lawyers; and has held positions with various subcommittees of the American Bar Association and Federal Courts Coordinating Committee of the Los Angeles County Bar Association.