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Kim & Chang ranked as “Elite” in competition practice – GCR 100

February 2011

The world's leading journal in competition law, Global Competition Review 100 (GCR 100) has ranked Kim & Chang's Antitrust & Competition Practice as "Elite", which is the highest possible classification.

GCR 100 groups law firms into one of three categories: Elite, Highly Recommended and Recommended. The evaluation criteria include the size of a firm's competition practice, the number of attorneys nominated in its sister publication, The International Who's Who of Competition Lawyers, the results of a survey asking law firms to nominate which other firm's competition practice they most admired, and the stability of the firm's antitrust team: who's hiring, who's firing, who's promoting and who's leaving. The data covered the period from July 31, 2009 to August 1, 2010.

GCR 100 made the following remarks regarding Kim & Chang: 
"Kim & Chang is Korea's biggest law firm - with more than 650 lawyers and specialists. It is also one of its oldest in terms of competition law experience, and was the first firm in Korea to establish a specific competition practice with specialist lawyers..."

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