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Lee & Ko

HANJIN BUILDING, 63 NAMDAEMUN-RO, JUNG-GU, SEOUL 04532, SOUTH KOREA
Tel:
Work +82 2 772 4000
Fax:
Fax +82 2 772 4001
Email:
Web:
www.leeko.com
Seoul, Seoul

Young Uk Park

Tel:
Work +82 2 772 4422
Email:
Lee & Ko

Work Department

Tax & Customs, Mergers & Acquisitions, Corporate Governance, Insolvency & Restructuring.

Position

Partner.

Career

Lee & Ko: 2002 – Present Youngwha Accounting Corporation (E&Y): 1994 – 1997 Samil Accounting Corporation (PWC): 1993 – 1994.

Languages

English and Korean.

Member

Korean Bar Association; Seoul Bar Association; Korea Institute of Certified Public Accountants.

Education

University of Washington School of Law - LL.M in Taxation: 2009 Judicial Research & Training Institute, Supreme Court of Korea: 2002 Seoul National University, College of Social Sciences - B.A. in Economics: 1993.


South Korea: Tax

Tax – Local firms

Within: Tax – Local firms

Lee & Ko’s ‘top of the market’ practice covers the full spectrum of tax-related matters including inbound and outbound tax planning, audit, customs and dispute resolution. The team, co-headed by Jay Shim and Myung Sub Kim, has significantly strengthened its capabilities with the recruitment of 14 lawyers. Highlights include Shim, Ok Hyun Ma, Kyung Tae Kim and Hoan Ku Lee represented MasterCard in a case relating to assessment fees in cross-border transactions. Elsewhere, Kim and Byeong Jun Son acted for SK Telecom in VAT litigation. Young Gee Park specialises in customs and internal investigations, while Young Uk Park focuses on corporate tax matters. Other names to note are Tae-Gyung Kim, Jangwoon John Kwak and Sung Hyun Ryu.

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