Kimberly “Kim” K. Souriyakhamphong

Attorney Kimberly “Kim” K. Souriyakhamphong

Kimberly “Kim” K. Souriyakhamphong


Kimberly “Kim” Souriyakhamphong: Dedicated Advocate for Justice in Louisiana | Galloway Jefcoat, LLP

In search of a dedicated advocate for justice in Louisiana? Look no further than Kimberly Souriyakhamphong. With a unique background as a nurse and deep commitment to her clients, Kim embodies the qualities you need in a legal representative. Born and raised in New Iberia, Louisiana, Kim’s values and work ethic were shaped by her family’s roots in welding and farming, instilling in her a strong sense of dedication and hard work from a young age.

Kim’s journey into the legal profession began at the University of Louisiana at Lafayette, where she earned a Bachelor of General Studies (B.G.S.) degree, laying the groundwork for her future legal career. Her pursuit of legal excellence led her to Southern University Law Center, where she graduated cum laude with a Juris Doctor (J.D.) in 2018.


  • Bachelor of General Studies (B.G.S.), University of Louisiana at Lafayette
  • Juris Doctor (J.D.) cum laude, Southern University Law Center, 2018

Bar Admissions

  • Louisiana State Bar Association
  • United States District Court for the Western District of Louisiana
  • United States District Court for the Middle District of Louisiana
  • United States District Court for the Eastern District of Louisiana

During her time at law school, Kim’s passion for the law was evident as she served as a teaching assistant in Contracts and Torts, demonstrating her commitment to helping fellow students grasp complex legal concepts. Additionally, she honed her skills as an editor of the Journal of Race, Gender & Poverty, showcasing her dedication to promoting diversity and inclusivity within the legal community.

Kim’s journey to becoming a lawyer was uniquely marked by her experience as a medical-surgery nurse, working her way through school to pursue her legal aspirations. This background provided her with invaluable insights into the healthcare industry, which she leverages in her medical malpractice practice area. Other areas that she had seen success in are:

  • Personal Injury
  • Immigration
  • Medical Malpractice
  • Civil Litigation

Before joining Galloway Jefcoat, Kim embarked on a journey of legal externships, gaining valuable experience working with U.S. District Judge Brian Jackson in the Middle District of Louisiana and Judge Fredericka Wicker in the Louisiana Fifth Circuit Court of Appeals. These experiences allow her to gain firsthand knowledge of the inner workings of the judicial system, further enhancing her legal acumen.

Kim’s dedication to her clients is underscored by her impressive track record, having secured millions of dollars in settlements for her clients over the past six years. Her unwavering commitment to justice is summed up in her own words: “When a client puts their trust in me, I take that honor seriously.”

Beyond her legal practice, Kim is deeply involved in South Louisiana communities, where she has built strong ties through her efforts in helping people seek justice. She extends her compassion beyond the courtroom by actively participating in the lifesaving foster program with Acadiana Animal Aid, reflecting her commitment to making a positive impact on the lives of those in need.


Connect with Kim today via email [email protected] to schedule a consultation and experience dedicated legal representation tailored to your needs.