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Ki-Chang  Lee, Esq.
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Seoul Attorney
Ki-Chang Lee, Esq.

Phone: +82-2-6004-2500


Languages: Korean, Japanese, English

Bar :

Member of the New York Bar since 1967

Educational Background:
Kyonggi High School, Seoul, Korea; January 1953.
Diploma Meiji Gakuin High School, Tokyo, Japan; June 1955.
B.A. University of New Hampshire, Durham, NH, U.S.A.; June 1959; Government.
M.A Columbia University, New York, NY, U.S.A.; June 1962; International Relations and Law.
J.D Brooklyn Law School, Brooklyn, NY, U.S.A.; June 1965 ; Law
Parker School of Foreign and Comparative Law, Columbia University, New York, U.S.A.; 1967.
The Judge Advocate General School, U.S. Department of the Army, Charlottesville, VA, U.S.A.; 1971; Government Procurement Law Course.
Federal Executive Seminar the U.S. Government, Berkeley, CA, U.S.A.; 1974.

Work Experience:
11/1978 to present
Private practice specializing in international business and corporate law; negotiating, drafting and reviewing all types of contracts including stock purchase agreements, asset purchase agreements, joint venture agreements and technology license agreements; handling; negotiating and settling foreign claims brought against Korean firms; monitoring and coordinating foreign litigations instituted against Korean firms through local counsels.

01/1969 to 10/1978
Attorney Advisor U.S. Department of Defense, assigned to Korea; rendered legal advice to the U.S. Forces command group on international law including the US-ROK Status of Forces Agreement, Korean laws, U.S. laws and U.S. Government regulations; provided legal counseling to Department of defense personnel; maintained liaison with the Republic of Korea Government agencies; prepared memoranda of law; and handled matters relating to procurement activities of the U.S. Forces in Korea.

01/1966 to 01/1969
Attorney, Gulf Oil Corporation, 1290 Avenue of the Americas, New York, N.Y.; researched the laws; wrote memoranda of law; rendered opinion letters; commercial matters; negotiated, drafted and reviewed various types of contracts; and handled litigations.

02/1962 to 12/1965
Landman, Belco Petroleum Corporation, 630 Third Avenue, New York, N.Y.; negotiated and purchased leases for oil and gas explorations; did title curative works; and negotiated, prepared and reviewed various types of contracts.

Order of Bo Gook (National Security) Merit – Chonsu Jang, Republic of Korea

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Hanol Law Offices

17th and 19th Floor, City Air Tower
159-9 Samsung-Dong, Kangnam-Ku
Seoul, South Korea 135-973

Law Firm Contact: Yun-Jae Baek

Tel: +82 2 6004 2500

Fax: +82 2 6203 2500


Member Since: 2011

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