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BKL Named Best Firm in South Korea at Euromoney Asia Women in Business Law Awards 2017

November 2017. Press Releases by Bae, Kim & Lee LLC (view listing).

Bae, Kim & Lee ("BKL") has been named the "Best Firm in South Korea" at the Euromoney Legal Media Group Asia Women in Business Law Awards 2017 hosted by the global legal publisher Euromoney Legal Media Group on November 9, 2017 at the JW Marriott Hotel in Hong Kong. Furthermore, senior partner Il Young CHO was honored as the best lawyer in transfer pricing while senior patent attorney Catherine Eunkyeong LEE was recognized as the best lawyer in patent and trademark prosecution among Asia's leading women in the legal profession.

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BKL Partner Wu Cheol SONG Named “Disputes Star of the Year”

October 2017. Press Releases by Bae, Kim & Lee LLC (view listing).

Wu Cheol SONG, a senior partner at Bae, Kim & Lee LLC (“BKL”), was named the “Disputes Star of the Year” in South Korea at the Asialaw Asia-Pacific Dispute Resolution Awards 2017 held on September 28, 2017 at the Grand Hyatt Hotel in Hong Kong.

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BKL Partner Kap-You (Kevin) KIM Appointed as President of KCAB International Arbitration Committee

July 2017. Press Releases by Bae, Kim & Lee LLC (view listing).

Mr. Kap-You (Kevin) KIM, a senior partner at Bae, Kim & Lee LLC (“BKL”), has been appointed as President of the International Arbitration Committee of the Korea Commercial Arbitration Board (“KCAB”).

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Bae, Kim & Lee LLC Hosts Seminar on European Real Estate Investment

June 2017. Press Releases by Bae, Kim & Lee LLC (view listing).

Bae, Kim & Lee LLC ("BKL") and Linklaters LLP jointly held the "European Real Estate Investment Seminar" on June 8, 2017 at the Park Ballroom of the Conrad Hotel in Yeouido, Seoul, attracting approximately 150 attendees from legal and overseas affairs teams at leading investment institutions and asset managers, including pension funds, insurance companies, banks and securities firms.

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BKL Hires Seong Soo KIM, Former Presiding Judge of Seoul Central District Court

March 2017. Press Releases by Bae, Kim & Lee LLC (view listing).

Bae, Kim & Lee ("BKL") has hired Seong Soo KIM, a former Presiding Judge of the Seoul Central District Court as a partner in its litigation practice group.

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BKL receives 10 awards at ALB Korea Law Awards, including “Deal Firm of the Year,” “Litigation

November 2016. Press Releases by Bae, Kim & Lee LLC (view listing).

Bae, Kim & Lee LLC ("BKL") emerged from the ALB Korea Law Awards 2016 as one of the two biggest winners on the night, receiving highly coveted awards for "Deal Firm of the Year," "Litigation Law Firm of the Year," and "Intellectual Property Law Firm of the Year." In addition, the firm's reputation as advisor of choice on the biggest and most complex deals in the market was confirmed by wins for "Deal of the Year" in nearly all of the awarded categories, while BKL M&A partner Ri Bong HAN was honored as "Dealmaker of the Year" for the second consecutive year.

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Bae, Kim & Lee LLC Opens Office in Yangon, Myanmar

August 2016. Press Releases by Bae, Kim & Lee LLC (view listing).

Bae, Kim & Lee LLC (BKL) opened its seventh overseas office in Yangon, Myanmar with the recent approval from the Myanmar government to operate in the country. Amid a growing number of Korean companies entering Myanmar due to the acceleration of its market opening, BKL launched a Myanmar team and set up its Yangon office to assist Korean firms with their expansion in the market.

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Deloitte Anjin and BKL Enter into MOU for “Anti-Corruption Compliance Total Service”

August 2016. Press Releases by Bae, Kim & Lee LLC (view listing).

Deloitte Anjin LLC (Deloitte Anjin) and Bae, Kim & Lee LLC (BKL) entered into a memorandum of understanding (MOU) for "Anti-Corruption Compliance Total Service" on July 27 in preparation for the enforcement of the Act on the Prevention of Illegal Solicitation (also known as "Kim Young-ran Law") at Deloitte Anjin's headquarter in Yeouido, Seoul.

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Bae, Kim & Lee LLC Welcomed Mr. Taeck Soo Kwon, Ms. Joo Hyae Jun and Mr. Il Yeon Kim

March 2014. Press Releases by Bae, Kim & Lee LLC (view listing).

 

Bae, Kim & Lee LLC announced on March 11, 2014 that Mr. Taeck Soo Kwon, the former presiding judge of Seoul High Court, Ms. Joo Hyae Jun, the former presiding judge of the 1st Criminal Division of  Seoul Central District Court and Mr. Il Yeon Kim, the former research judge (Presiding Judge) of the Supreme Court joined the firm.

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Attorney Jong Baek Park joins Bae, Kim & Lee LLC

November 2013. Press Releases by Bae, Kim & Lee LLC (view listing).

Bae, Kim & Lee LLC announced on November 11, 2013 that Attorney Jong Baek Park, former managing partner of Apex LLC, will join the firm as a partner on November 11, 2013.

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BKL named “Korean Law Firm of the Year” by Chambers

May 2011. Press Releases by Bae, Kim & Lee LLC (view listing).

BKL has been named the 2011 “Korean Law Firm of the Year” by Chambers & Partners, a leading source for evaluation of legal professionals worldwide.

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ALB’s “Korean Law Firm of the Year” for China work

May 2011. Press Releases by Bae, Kim & Lee LLC (view listing).

Asian Legal Business magazine has named BKL, for the second year running, the “Korean Law Firm of the Year” for mainland China work.

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