Kim & Chang (2008-Present)
Judge, Jeongeup Branch of Jeonju District Court (2006-2008)
Judge, Jecheon Branch of Chungju District Court (2005)
Judge, Seoul Western District Court (2003-2005)
Judge, Seoul District Court (2001-2003)
Judge Advocate, Republic of Korea Navy (1998-2001)
- Successfully represented a leading global investment company in disputes with a second shareholder of a major Korean energy-related company regarding a shareholders’ agreement.
- Successfully represented a major Korean fashion company in M&A-related disputes regarding the acquisition of a leisure company.
- Successfully represented a top Korean construction company against a shareholder’s injunction to block the merger process.
- Successfully represented a leading Korean retail company in an injunction of books and records inspection from a shareholder.
- Successfully represented a bus company in disputes with a construction company regarding soil contamination.
- Successfully represented a resource recycling company in disputes regarding soil contamination.
- Successfully represented big-box retailers in disputes regarding a mandatory close under the Distribution Industry Development Act.
- Successfully represented a convenience store company in disputes regarding Fair Trade Law issues.
- Practical Issues on Injunction Related to General Meeting of Shareholders, BFL Vol. 84 (Co-author, Seoul National University Center for Financial Law, 2017)
- Legal Issues on Disposal of Treasury Stocks for a Defensive Measure Against Hostile Takeover (Korea Business Law Association, 2007)
- Research on Rule 144 of SEC (2007)
- The Scope of Persons Possessing Cause of Action Under Section 14 of the Securities Exchange Act (Pakyoungsa, 2005)
University of Pennsylvania Law School (Certificate of Study in Business Economics and Public Policy at Wharton, 2006)
University of Pennsylvania Law School (LL.M., 2006)
Judicial Research and Training Institute of the Supreme Court of Korea (1998)
Seoul National University (LL.B., 1996)
Admitted to bar, Korea, 1998
Korean and English