Mr Woojae Kim > Bae, Kim & Lee LLC > Seoul, South Korea > Lawyer Profile

Bae, Kim & Lee LLC
Tower B
26 Ujeongguk-ro, Jongno-gu,
South Korea
Woojae Kim photo

Work Department

International Arbitration and Litigation


Senior associate specializing in international construction arbitration, investment treaty arbitration and cross-border litigation.


Bae, Kim & Lee LLC (2013-present); Lee & Ko, Associate (2012-2013); International Cooperation Center of the Korean Supreme Prosecutors’ Office, Judicial Officer (2009-2012).
Admitted to the Korean bar in 2006.


Korean, English


Korean and Seoul Bar Associations


Stanford University Law School (LL.M., 2018); Yonsei University Graduate School of Law (Master of Law, 2018); Judicial Research and Training Institute, Supreme Court of the Republic of Korea (2009); Yonsei University (LL.B., 2005)

Lawyer Rankings

South Korea > International arbitration

Bae, Kim & Lee LLC‘s group is made up of ‘talented young legal professionals with a lot of enthusiasm and creativity’ led by Tony Dongwook Kang , chair of the wider dispute resolution practice. Hongjoong Kim takes the lead in international commercial arbitrations, specialising in post M&A transactions, construction, shipping, energy and private equity. Heading the investment treaty arbitration group, Junu Kim puts forward ‘creative but compelling legal arguments to counterpoints put forward by the opposing side’. New Zealand-qualified foreign attorney Brandon Bang and construction specialist, Woojae Kim are also of note.

Comparative Guides

South Korea: International Arbitration November 2022 This country-specific Q&A provides an overview to International Arbitration laws and regulations that may occur in South Korea.

Comparative Guides

South Korea: Construction May 2022 This country-specific Q&A provides an overview to Construction laws and regulations that may occur in South Korea.