Mr Soon-Yub Samuel Kwon > Lee & Ko > Seoul, South Korea > Lawyer Profile

Lee & Ko
HANJIN BUILDING
63 NAMDAEMUN-RO, JUNG-GU
SEOUL 04532
South Korea
Soon-Yub Samuel Kwon photo

Work Department

Corporate, Foreign Investment, Mergers & Acquisitions, Technology, Media & Telecommunications, Legislative Consulting.

Position

Career

Lee & Ko: 1999 – Present Executive Vice President for Telecommunications and Information, SK Holdings Executive Vice President, SK Research Institute : 2008-2009 Senior Counsel, Shin & Kim : 2006-2007 Representative Director, Hanaro Telecom Representative Director, Thrunet: : 2003-2006 Executive Vice President, Hansol M.com and Representative Director, Hansol iGlobe : 2000-2002 International Trade Counsel, Paul, Weiss, Rifkind,, Wharton & Garrison : 1987-1999.

Languages

English and Korean.

Memberships

Education

Columbia Law School J.D.: 1987 Pennsylvania Law School LL.M.: 1984. Seoul National University LL.B.: 1980.

Lawyer Rankings

South Korea > TMT: local firms

TMT is a core area of practice for Lee & Ko, where the team continue to be involved in the regulatory side; advising on the establishment of legislation and regulatory guidelines aimed at promoting data economy, artificial intelligence, and big data. The practice also has notable expertise across a range of IT, telecom, media, fintech, data privacy and litigation. Department head Soon-Yub Samuel Kwon advises on various corporate, investment and commercial transaction, while Kwang Bae Park has a particular focus on issues arising in the telecom services, media, Internal portal services, open-market platforms, and online advertising. Hwan Kyoung Ko, Ju Bong Jang and Hyunjun Kim are also of note.