Joanna Kim-Brunetti is First Capitol Consulting’s Vice President of Regulatory Affairs and General Counsel. Formerly a partner with Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld LLP, Joanna has nearly 20 years of experience advising clients on a wide range of employment, tax, intellectual property, and other related business issues. Joanna brings additional regulatory compliance experience from her pre-legal career in the consulting and aerospace industries. Joanna spearheads the Affordable Care Act practice at First Capitol, focusing on employer compliance issues. She has a B.S. in Chemical Engineering from the University of California Berkeley and a J.D. from Loyola Law School in Los Angeles.