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T.+82-2-3703-4710 F.+82-2-737-9091/9092 E.janghoon.kim@kimchang.com

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Janghoon Kim is an attorney at Kim & Chang. His practices primarily focus on insolvency and restructuring matters, including mergers and acquisitions in the real estate and construction fields. He is also a member of the firm’s Litigation Practice Group assisting in corporate investigations and white collar defense cases.

Mr. Kim advises both Korean and international clients relating to real estate and construction projects as well as represents these clients regularly in court.

Prior to joining Kim & Chang, Mr. Kim was a judge in various district courts for nearly a decade and this experience brings with him a wealth of both civil and criminal litigation experience.

Mr. Kim graduated from Seoul National University in 1998 and attended the Judicial Research and Training Institute of the Supreme Court of Korea. He is admitted to the Korean bar.

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Experience

Lecturer, Seoul Bar Association for Restructuring and insolvency (2016-Present)

Kim & Chang (2014-Present)

Judge, Seoul Central District Court (2012-2014)

Judge, Incheon District Court (2008-2012)

Judge, Deagu District Court (2005-2008)

Military Judicial Officer (2002-2005)

Representative Mattersshow

  • Advised conglomerates on improvement of corporate governance structure and restructuring of insolvent subsidiaries. 
  • Advised major golf course management companies on restructuring and represented filings for rehabilitation procedures. 
  • Advised on acquisition of rehabilitation companies. 
  • Advised on anticipatory restructuring through conversion of bonds into equity. 
  • Represented construction, manufacturing, and golf course management companies’ filing for rehabilitation and bankruptcy proceedings. 
  • Advised banks and other financial institutions on the sale of non-performing loans. 
  • Advised on and represented walkout and voluntary debt restructuring filings. 
  • Represented action of denial and confirmatory action for claim.

Representative Activitiesshow

Awards

  • Distinguished Practitioner, Asialaw Leading Lawyers: Restructuring and Insolvency (Euromoney, 2020) 
  • Rising Star, IFLR1000 (Euromoney, 2020)

Education

    University of San Diego School of Law (Visiting Scholar., 2010)

    Judicial Research and Training Institute of the Supreme Court of Korea (2002)

    Seoul National University (B.A., Economics, 1998)

Qualifications

    Admitted to bar, Korea, 2002

Languages

Korean, English and French

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Janghoon KIM
Attorney


T. +82-2-3703-4710      
F. +82-2-737-9091/9092
     


  




Janghoon Kim is an attorney at Kim & Chang. His practices primarily focus on insolvency and restructuring matters, including mergers and acquisitions in the real estate and construction fields. He is also a member of the firm’s Litigation Practice Group assisting in corporate investigations and white collar defense cases.

Mr. Kim advises both Korean and international clients relating to real estate and construction projects as well as represents these clients regularly in court.

Prior to joining Kim & Chang, Mr. Kim was a judge in various district courts for nearly a decade and this experience brings with him a wealth of both civil and criminal litigation experience.

Mr. Kim graduated from Seoul National University in 1998 and attended the Judicial Research and Training Institute of the Supreme Court of Korea. He is admitted to the Korean bar.






    Lecturer, Seoul Bar Association for Restructuring and insolvency (2016-Present)

    Kim & Chang (2014-Present)

    Judge, Seoul Central District Court (2012-2014)

    Judge, Incheon District Court (2008-2012)

    Judge, Deagu District Court (2005-2008)

    Military Judicial Officer (2002-2005)






  •   Advised conglomerates on improvement of corporate governance structure and restructuring of insolvent subsidiaries. 
  •   Advised major golf course management companies on restructuring and represented filings for rehabilitation procedures. 
  •   Advised on acquisition of rehabilitation companies. 
  •   Advised on anticipatory restructuring through conversion of bonds into equity. 
  •   Represented construction, manufacturing, and golf course management companies’ filing for rehabilitation and bankruptcy proceedings. 
  •   Advised banks and other financial institutions on the sale of non-performing loans. 
  •   Advised on and represented walkout and voluntary debt restructuring filings. 
  •   Represented action of denial and confirmatory action for claim.





Awards

  •   Distinguished Practitioner, Asialaw Leading Lawyers: Restructuring and Insolvency (Euromoney, 2020) 
  •   Rising Star, IFLR1000 (Euromoney, 2020)





Education

    University of San Diego School of Law (Visiting Scholar., 2010)

    Judicial Research and Training Institute of the Supreme Court of Korea (2002)

    Seoul National University (B.A., Economics, 1998)


Qualifications

    Admitted to bar, Korea, 2002


Languages
  •    Korean, English and French





Insolvency & Restructuring ,  Insolvency & Restructuring Litigation ,  Mergers & Acquisitions ,  Real Estate ,  Litigation ,  Corporate Investigations & White Collar Defense