Yulchon is a full-service international law firm headquartered in Seoul, Korea. We employ over 550 professionals, including more than 60 licensed in jurisdictions outside of Korea. Yulchon advises on a full range of specialized practice areas, including corporate and finance, antitrust, tax, real estate and construction, dispute resolution, intellectual property & technology, and labor and employment. Our perspective is international and our reach is global. In addition to our main offices in Seoul, Yulchon maintains offices in Russia, China, Myanmar, Vietnam and Indonesia, and has 11 regional practice teams covering the world.
In addition to deep industry and international expertise, Yulchon’s culture of innovation and excellence in legal service is committed to putting client needs first. With Yulchon’s practice teams garnering top-tier rankings in 2020, our other noteworthy firm-wide recognitions in recent years include being honored by the Financial Times as “Most Innovative Asia Pacific Law Firm” in 2018, our recognition by Chambers & Partners as “Law Firm of the Year in Korea” in 2017 and being selected by American Lawyer for the “Asian Law Firm Leader of the Year” at the 2019 Asia Legal Awards. Our commitment to our clients means that at Yulchon, we are proud to measure our success by the success and satisfaction of our clients.
Founded in 1977, and comprising more than 700 professionals, organized into 8 practice groups with 40 specialty teams
One-stop service for all legal needs, based on efficient collaboration among highly specialized teams
Emphasis on responsiveness & practical solutions
8 major practice groups: (i) corporate and M&A, (ii) banking, finance and securities, (iii) litigation (both civil and criminal) & alternative dispute resolution (iv) tax & customs, (v) antitrust & competition, (vi) labour & employment, (vii) intellectual property and (viii) white-collar crime
Founded in 1980, Bae, Kim & Lee LLC is among the largest law firms in South Korea with over 700 professionals.
Headquartered in Seoul, BKL maintains overseas offices in China (Beijing, Shanghai), Hong Kong, UAE (Dubai), Vietnam (Hanoi, Ho Chi Minh City) and Myanmar (Yangon).
With over 20 practice groups specializing in every significant area of law for business, BKL delivers expedient advice and resourceful advocacy across a broad cross-section of industries, guided by a clear understanding of the commercial needs of our clients.