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玄晶媛 外国律师 (Admitted in New York)

T.+82-2-3703-1284 F.+82-2-737-9091/9092
玄晶媛 外国律师
玄晶媛 外国律师

玄晶媛外国律师 (Admitted in New York)

T.+82-2-3703-1284 F.+82-2-737-9091/9092 E.jwhyun@kimchang.com

Areas of Expertise

Bio

Jung-Won Hyun’s practice areas include the defense of antitrust investigations, merger notifications, and other cross-border corporate transactions. Since joining the firm in 2000, she continues to be extensively involved in providing corporate and antitrust counseling to both foreign and domestic firms in Korea.

Ms. Hyun has been the leading counsel in major merger control cases involving remedies issued by the KFTC, with her professional work and expertise widely recognized: she received the “Best in Competition and Antitrust” award at Euromoney’s Asia Women in Business Law Awards in 2017 and was recently recognized by Who’s Who Legal as one of the Leading Competition Lawyers in Korea (2019-2023), by Euromoney’s Asialaw as one of the Leading Lawyers, Competition/Antitrust (2022-2023) and by The Legal 500 Asia Pacific as one of the Next Generation Partners, Competition/Antitrust (2023).

Ms. Hyun studied in the Mass Communications Department at Seoul National University for two years before continuing in her education at Columbia College where she received a Bachelor of Arts in 1993. She graduated from the School of Law at Columbia University in 1997, where she served as a note editor in the Asian Law Journal. Ms. Hyun is admitted to the bar in the State of New York.

Ms. Hyun speaks Korean, English and Japanese.

Profile

Experience

Kim & Chang (2000-Present) 

Associate, Morrison & Foerster LLP, New York (1997.10.-2000.11.)

Representative Activitiesshow

Awards

  • Leading Individual, The Legal 500 Asia Pacific: Antitrust and Competition (Legalease, 2024)
  • Next Generation Partner, The Legal 500 Asia Pacific: Antitrust and Competition (Legalease, 2023)
  • Leading Lawyer, Asialaw Leading Lawyers: Competition/Antitrust (Euromoney, 2022-2023)
  • Leading Practitioner, Expert Guides - Women in Business Law: Competition and Antitrust (Expert Guides, 2022)
  • Thought Leader, Who’s Who Legal: Thought Leaders - Competition 2022 (Who’s Who Legal, 2021)
  • Thought Leader, Who’s Who Legal: Competition (Who’s Who Legal, 2021)
  • Rising Star, The Legal 500 Asia Pacific: Antitrust & Competition (Legalease, 2021-2022)
  • Notable Practitioner, Asialaw Leading Lawyers: Competition/Antitrust (Euromoney, 2021)
  • Leading Practitioner, Expert Guides: Women in Business Law (Expert Guides, 2020-2021)
  • Leading Lawyer, Who’s Who Legal: Korea, Competition (Who’s Who Legal, 2019-2024)
  • Leading Lawyer, Who’s Who Legal: Competition (Who’s Who Legal, 2019-2023)
  • Best in Competition and Antitrust, Asia Women in Business Law Awards 2017 (Euromoney, 2017)

Publications/Activities
    • Getting the Deal Through – Competition Compliance: Korea Chapter (Law Business Research, 2017) 
    • IFLR Merger Control Survey 2014: Korea Chapter (Co-author, Euromoney Institutional Investor PLC, 2014.3.) 
    • GCR The Asia-Pacific Antitrust Review 2012: Korea Chapter (Co-author, Law Business Research, 2012)

Education

    School of Law, Columbia University (J.D., 1997) 

    Columbia College, Columbia University (B.A., Political Science, 1993) 

    Seoul National University (1989-1990)

Qualifications

    Admitted to bar, New York, 1998

Languages

Korean, English and Japanese

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玄晶媛
外国律师 (Admitted in New York)


T. +82-2-3703-1284      
F. +82-2-737-9091/9092
     


  




Jung-Won Hyun’s practice areas include the defense of antitrust investigations, merger notifications, and other cross-border corporate transactions. Since joining the firm in 2000, she continues to be extensively involved in providing corporate and antitrust counseling to both foreign and domestic firms in Korea.

Ms. Hyun has been the leading counsel in major merger control cases involving remedies issued by the KFTC, with her professional work and expertise widely recognized: she received the “Best in Competition and Antitrust” award at Euromoney’s Asia Women in Business Law Awards in 2017 and was recently recognized by Who’s Who Legal as one of the Leading Competition Lawyers in Korea (2019-2023), by Euromoney’s Asialaw as one of the Leading Lawyers, Competition/Antitrust (2022-2023) and by The Legal 500 Asia Pacific as one of the Next Generation Partners, Competition/Antitrust (2023).

Ms. Hyun studied in the Mass Communications Department at Seoul National University for two years before continuing in her education at Columbia College where she received a Bachelor of Arts in 1993. She graduated from the School of Law at Columbia University in 1997, where she served as a note editor in the Asian Law Journal. Ms. Hyun is admitted to the bar in the State of New York.

Ms. Hyun speaks Korean, English and Japanese.






    Kim & Chang (2000-Present) 

    Associate, Morrison & Foerster LLP, New York (1997.10.-2000.11.)






Awards

  •   Leading Individual, The Legal 500 Asia Pacific: Antitrust and Competition (Legalease, 2024)
  •   Next Generation Partner, The Legal 500 Asia Pacific: Antitrust and Competition (Legalease, 2023)
  •   Leading Lawyer, Asialaw Leading Lawyers: Competition/Antitrust (Euromoney, 2022-2023)
  •   Leading Practitioner, Expert Guides - Women in Business Law: Competition and Antitrust (Expert Guides, 2022)
  •   Thought Leader, Who’s Who Legal: Thought Leaders - Competition 2022 (Who’s Who Legal, 2021)
  •   Thought Leader, Who’s Who Legal: Competition (Who’s Who Legal, 2021)
  •   Rising Star, The Legal 500 Asia Pacific: Antitrust & Competition (Legalease, 2021-2022)
  •   Notable Practitioner, Asialaw Leading Lawyers: Competition/Antitrust (Euromoney, 2021)
  •   Leading Practitioner, Expert Guides: Women in Business Law (Expert Guides, 2020-2021)
  •   Leading Lawyer, Who’s Who Legal: Korea, Competition (Who’s Who Legal, 2019-2024)
  •   Leading Lawyer, Who’s Who Legal: Competition (Who’s Who Legal, 2019-2023)
  •   Best in Competition and Antitrust, Asia Women in Business Law Awards 2017 (Euromoney, 2017)

Publications/Activities

  •   Getting the Deal Through – Competition Compliance: Korea Chapter (Law Business Research, 2017) 
  •   IFLR Merger Control Survey 2014: Korea Chapter (Co-author, Euromoney Institutional Investor PLC, 2014.3.) 
  •   GCR The Asia-Pacific Antitrust Review 2012: Korea Chapter (Co-author, Law Business Research, 2012)





Education

    School of Law, Columbia University (J.D., 1997) 

    Columbia College, Columbia University (B.A., Political Science, 1993) 

    Seoul National University (1989-1990)


Qualifications

    Admitted to bar, New York, 1998


Languages
  •    Korean, English and Japanese





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