William Kil has been an attorney in private practice since 1986, specializing in business, corporate, civil litigation and real estate transactions. He received his J.D. degree from the University of Colorado School of Law and B.A. degree from Pomona College,. He is also a member of California and Colorado Bars and a California licensed real estate broker and actively manages a private real estate investment company in Los Angeles. In June, 2004, Mr. Kil was appointed by President George W. Bush to the President’s Advisory Commission on Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders. In 2006, Mr. Kil was appointed by Los Angeles Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa to the Los Angeles Police Department’s Police Permit Review Panel, responsible for issuing and overseeing an array of permits for various types of businesses in the City of Los Angeles and was reappointed to that commission by Mayor Eric Garcetti in 2014. His other community services include serving as Chairperson of the Foundation for Korean Language and Culture in USA, a nonprofit organization whose mission is to establish Korean language classes in American public schools.