Keller Benvenutti Kim

(The following information was supplied by the firm)

Firm Overview

Keller Benvenutti Kim LLP is a corporate bankruptcy, restructuring, and crisis management law firm based in San Francisco, California. The firm’s small size and lean staffing model assures KBK clients of the personal attention and active involvement of experienced senior lawyers who relish the role of counsellor, advisor, and advocate in our fields of expertise. KBK attorneys represent distressed companies, creditors’ committees, investors, purchasers, and others in restructurings, bankruptcies, and other risk-laden situations, including litigation. The firm’s experience spans a range of business sectors, including technology, biotech, construction, energy, real estate, hospitality, healthcare, municipal debt, retail, transportation, telecom, and professional services.

Managing Partners: Tobias S. Keller, Peter Benvenutti, Jane Kim
Number of partners: 5
Number of other lawyers: 4

Firm Expertise:



Crisis Management


Distressed M & A

Counsel to Directors & Officers

Business Sectors:

· technology

· biotech

· automotive and transportation

· asbestos mass torts

· web merchants

· construction

· energy

· real estate

· hospitality

· healthcare

· municipal debt

· retail

· transportation

· telecom

· professional services.

Key Contacts


Tobias S. Keller

Partner Emeritus

Peter Benvenutti


Jane Kim

Firm Rankings

Restructuring & Insolvency
Band 1



Press Releases

Keller Benvenutti Kim: Jane Kim has taken on the role of the Firm’s Managing Partner

Keller Benvenutti Kim wishes everyone a happy and healthy 2023. As we ring in the new year, KBK is pleased to announce that Jane Kim has taken on the role of the Firm’s Managing Partner, and Dara Levinson Silveira and Thomas Rupp have been promoted to Senior Counsel, effective as of January 1, 2023. These […]

28 Feb 2023
Keller Benvenutti Kim: Peter Benvenutti & Berry Spears Featured in Restructuring & Insolvency 2023

The firm is pleased to announce that partners Peter J. Benvenutti and Berry D. Spears have been identified as outstanding attorneys in the 2023 edition of Who’s Who Legal: Restructuring & Insolvency. This international list of attorneys, cultivated via independent research with clients and peers, recognizes restructuring’s highest-ranking lawyers. The partners of KBK congratulate Peter […]

03 Jan 2023
Recognized as a Tier 1 Bankruptcy Law Firm in California

KBK Recognized as a Tier 1 Bankruptcy Law Firm in California by Benchmark Litigation Keller Benvenutti Kim is proud to announce that the firm has been recognized as a Tier 1 Bankruptcy Law Firm in California by Benchmark Litigation. KBK partners Tobias Keller and Jane Kim also earned rankings as Litigation Stars by Benchmark Litigation. […]

30 Nov 2022

Sign In

[login_form] Lost Password