Blossom Kan is an Assistant General Counsel at MetLife. She manages the legal team supporting the Consumer Retail business. She handles securities and investments litigation, shareholder derivative actions, and other commercial disputes. Ms. Kan is also an Assistant Corporate Secretary and works on board meeting materials and preparation, proxy statements, shareholder engagement proposals, and other corporate governance issues. She handles regulatory matters, advises on compliance and risk management, and works on MetLife's public filings, disclosures, audit responses, reserves, and risk issues. Prior to joining MetLife, Ms. Kan was counsel at Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld.
Ms. Kan is a member of the Board of Directors of Practicing Attorneys for Law Students (PALS) which seeks to provide mentorship to diverse law students. Ms. Kan is also a member of the National Asian Pacific Bar Association (NAPABA), Asian American Bar Association of New York (AABANY), and Korean American Lawyers Association of Greater New York (KALAGNY). She is co-chair of the In-House Counsel Committee of AABANY and co-chair of NAPABA’s Prospective Partners Program.
In 2013, Ms. Kan was named one of The New York Law Journal’s Rising Stars, as well as one of the MCCA’s Rising Stars. In 2012, Ms. Kan was named one of NAPABA’s Best Lawyers Under 40.
Ms. Kan is a graduate of Yale University where she received a B.A. in English and History. She received her J.D. from NYU Law School.