Lee & Ko Selected as “Asia IP Firm of the Year”

On 05.06.2021 Legal Times reports, “The Asian Lawyer, a sister online media outlet of the American Lawyer, has selected Lee & Ko as Intellectual Property Firm of the Year in all of Asia, based on 2021 Asia Legal Awards, an online survey conducted on May 5.

Lee & Ko awarded the Litigation and Arbitration Award and the Advisory Award at the ‘4th Korea Legal Awards’

Lee & Ko received the Litigation and Arbitration Award (Nullification of Korea Exchange’s Delisting) and the Advisory Award (Advising Korean Air’s acquisition of Asiana Air) at the ‘4th Korea Legal Awards 2021’.

‘Chambers Asia-Pacific 2022’ ranks Lee & Ko in the top band in 11 practice areas

Lee & Ko received Band 1 rankings by ‘Chambers Asia-Pacific 2022’ in 12 practice areas.

Lee & Ko Ranks First in Legal Advisory Service, M&A Legal Advisory Ranking for the First Half of 2021

On July 1, 2021, Lee & Ko was ranked No. 1 in the M&A legal advisory ranking for the first half of 2021 as hosted by Invest Chosun.

Lee & Ko Ranked in 15 Practice areas in The Legal 500’s 2022 Asia Pacific guide.

On 12th January 2022, leading Korean law firm Lee & Ko was recognised in 15 practice areas by The Legal 500, ranking tier one in 12 areas.

South Korea

KFTC Enhances the Predictability and Clarity of Decisions but Potentially Increase the Overall Administrative Fine Levels Facing continued criticisms that the existing rules allowed overly broad discretion to the Korea Fair Trade Commission (the “KFTC”) in setting the amount of administrative fine, the KFTC amended the Notification on Detailed Standards for Imposition of Administrative Fine …