Blair Sterling Johnson & Martinez is pleased to announce that  Youngah “Young” Kim has joined the firm as an associate attorney. 

Young received her J.D. from the University of Illinois College of Law in Urbana-Champaign where she graduated cum laude. While in law school she served as articles editor for the Illinois Business Law Journal. Young earned her B.A. in Foreign Language and Literature from Ewha Women’s University in Seoul, Korea.

Young is fluent in Korean and English.

Blair Sterling Johnson & Martinez provides commercial and litigation representation, business advice and legal counsel in Guam, the Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands, Republic of Palau and the Federated States of Micronesia.



Thomas Sterling and Jehan’Ad Martinez participated in Lex Mundi’s Asia/Pacific Regional Conference in Seoul, South Korea from September 19-21. The conference included geo-political discussions on the “impasse over the United States and North Korea Talks” (by Retired Korean Ambassador, Seokyoung Choi) and “Lessons from the US-China Trade War: An East Asian View” (by Dr. Taeho Bark), and Korean cultural anthropology lessons (by Aperian Global Senior Consultant Myunghee Kim). Bestselling author and Professor, Jeff Towson, provided a fascinating presentation entitled, “4 Lessons from the Frontiers of Digital China.”

This year’s Asia/Pacific Regional Conference was hosted by Lee & Ko, Lex Mundi’s exclusive member firm for Korea.

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Blair Sterling Johnson & Martinez is the exclusive member firm in Guam for Lex Mundi – the world’s leading network of independent law firms with in-depth experience in 100+ countries worldwide.


Updated: Sep 25, 2020


Blair Sterling Johnson & Martinez is pleased to announce that  Jennifer H. Cornely has joined the firm as an associate in the Commercial and Federal practice groups.

Jennifer received her J.D. from the University of Maryland Francis King Carey School of Law, where she graduated cum laude. She is licensed in Maryland and the District of Colombia, and is registered to practice before the United States Patent and Trademark Office. Prior to coming to the firm Jennifer worked as an associate in various Washington D.C. area law firms and, after the transfer of her husband, the United States European Command in Stuttgart, Germany. She earned her B.A. from Cornell University, where she graduated with honors. She is a former Naval Diver Officer for the United States Navy.

Blair Sterling Johnson & Martinez provides trademark, copyright and other intellectual property advice, business representation and legal counsel in Guam, the Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands, Republic of Palau and the Federated States of Micronesia.


UPDATE: Ms. Cornely was admitted to the Guam Bar Association on September 25, 2020.

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