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Yoon Jeong LEE Attorney

T.+82-2-3703-1203 F.+82-2-737-9091/9092
Yoon Jeong LEE Attorney
Yoon Jeong LEE Attorney

Yoon Jeong LEEAttorney

T.+82-2-3703-1203 F.+82-2-737-9091/9092 E.yjlee@kimchang.com

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Yoon Jeong Lee is an attorney in Kim & Chang's Environment Practice. 

Yoon Jeong has extensive experience advising multinational and Korean companies on various environmental and legal issues. 

Yoon Jeong has represented a broad range of companies in numerous environmental criminal investigations and challenges to administrative sanctions such as closure or suspension orders. Her experience spans from proposing legislation to address areas of ambiguity or inefficiency in environmental legislation to advising the government in the context of proposed enactments of Korean environmental laws. 

She has expertise, among others, in water and sewage treatment, waste management, chemical management and K-Reach, and emission trading. 

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Experience

Member, Seoul Administrative Appeals Commission (2018-Present) 

Member, National Environmental Dispute Resolution Commission (2017-Present) 

Member, Commission on Sustainable Development (2015-Present) 

Member, Statutory Interpretation Deliberation Commission, Ministry of Government Legislation (2014-2019) 

Legal Adviser, Ministry of Environment (2013-2017) 

Legal Adviser, Environment Resources Corporation (2007) 

Allen & Overy LLP (2004-2005) 

Kim & Chang (1999-Present)

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Awards

  • World’s Leading Lawyer, Who’s Who Legal: Environment (Who's Who Legal, 2011-2019)

Publications/Activities
    • A Study on Effective Means to Secure Performance of Duties under the Act on the Registration and Evaluation, etc. of Chemical Substances and the Chemical Control Act (Environmental Law Study, 36-2, Environmental Law Association, 2014)
    • Analysis of Legal Disputes under EU-ETS (Final Report Commissioned by Ministry of Knowledge Economy’s Policy Research Department, 2011)
    • Getting the Deal Through - Climate Regulation 2009: Korea section (Co-author, Law Business Research, 2009)
    • Getting the Deal Through - Environment 2007: Korea section (Co-author, Law Business Research, 2007)
    • The International Comparative Legal Guide to Environment Law 2007: Korea section (Co-author, Global Legal Group, 2007)

Education

    School of Oriental and African Studies, University of London (LL.M., Environmental Law., 2005)

    Judicial Research and Training Institute of the Supreme Court of Korea (1999)

    College of the Humanities, Seoul National University (B.Lit., 1991)

Qualifications

    Admitted to bar, Korea, 1999

Languages

Korean and English

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Yoon Jeong LEE
Attorney


T. +82-2-3703-1203      
F. +82-2-737-9091/9092
     


  




Yoon Jeong Lee is an attorney in Kim & Chang's Environment Practice. 

Yoon Jeong has extensive experience advising multinational and Korean companies on various environmental and legal issues. 

Yoon Jeong has represented a broad range of companies in numerous environmental criminal investigations and challenges to administrative sanctions such as closure or suspension orders. Her experience spans from proposing legislation to address areas of ambiguity or inefficiency in environmental legislation to advising the government in the context of proposed enactments of Korean environmental laws. 

She has expertise, among others, in water and sewage treatment, waste management, chemical management and K-Reach, and emission trading. 






    Member, Seoul Administrative Appeals Commission (2018-Present) 

    Member, National Environmental Dispute Resolution Commission (2017-Present) 

    Member, Commission on Sustainable Development (2015-Present) 

    Member, Statutory Interpretation Deliberation Commission, Ministry of Government Legislation (2014-2019) 

    Legal Adviser, Ministry of Environment (2013-2017) 

    Legal Adviser, Environment Resources Corporation (2007) 

    Allen & Overy LLP (2004-2005) 

    Kim & Chang (1999-Present)






Awards

  •   World’s Leading Lawyer, Who’s Who Legal: Environment (Who's Who Legal, 2011-2019)

Publications/Activities

  •   A Study on Effective Means to Secure Performance of Duties under the Act on the Registration and Evaluation, etc. of Chemical Substances and the Chemical Control Act (Environmental Law Study, 36-2, Environmental Law Association, 2014)
  •   Analysis of Legal Disputes under EU-ETS (Final Report Commissioned by Ministry of Knowledge Economy’s Policy Research Department, 2011)
  •   Getting the Deal Through - Climate Regulation 2009: Korea section (Co-author, Law Business Research, 2009)
  •   Getting the Deal Through - Environment 2007: Korea section (Co-author, Law Business Research, 2007)
  •   The International Comparative Legal Guide to Environment Law 2007: Korea section (Co-author, Global Legal Group, 2007)





Education

    School of Oriental and African Studies, University of London (LL.M., Environmental Law., 2005)

    Judicial Research and Training Institute of the Supreme Court of Korea (1999)

    College of the Humanities, Seoul National University (B.Lit., 1991)


Qualifications

    Admitted to bar, Korea, 1999


Languages
  •    Korean and English





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