John H Choi

John H Choi
8th Floor, State Tower Namsan
100 Toegye-ro, Jung-gu
100 052
+82 2 316 4232
+82 2 756 6226


Who's Who Legal Competition: Lawyers

John H Choi is a senior foreign attorney at Shin & Kim and a member of the firm's antitrust practice group. He has been at the forefront of many of the leading antitrust cases, including major international cartel cases and abuse of market dominance cases. Mr Choi was also an adjunct professor of law at Seoul National University, College of Law, Korea's top undergraduate school of law, and has been ranked by Chambers Asia and The Legal 500 Asia. Mr Choi has been a non-government adviser for International Competition Network (ICN).

Mr Choi's recent notable speaking engagements include the ICN 2016 Annual Meeting on Refusal to Supply; the 2016 International Bar Association Annual Conference on IP and Antitrust; the ICN 2015 Annual Meeting on Making Efficiency Assessments More Effective; various GCR conferences; and the ECCK luncheon, “Competition Law 2015 – Panorama of antitrust enforcement in Europe and Korea”. He also lectures on conglomerate mergers at Korea University, and has presented on the US and EU enforcement practices at a cartel workshop hosted by the KFTC. Mr Choi has also been prolific writer, and in recent years has co-authored various articles including “Legal Issues Related to SEPs and FRAND”, Global IP Trends (Korea Institute of Intellectual Property), December 2015; “South Korea Special Focus – IPR Guidelines Revised: Tackling Unreasonable Behaviour”, IFLR, March 2015; and the Korea chapter of the International Comparative Legal Guide to Competition Litigation, Global Legal Group, 2010–2015.

WWL says: John Choi is a well-regarded figure in the Korean market. He frequently handles cartel and abuse of dominance cases on an international level.

This biography is an extract from Who's Who Legal: Competition which can be purchased from our Shop.

Follow us on LinkedIn

Practice Areas


Browse Firms

Search Firms

The Who's Who Legal 100


News & Features

Special Reports



About Us

It is not possible to buy entry into any Who's Who Legal publication

Nominees have been selected based upon comprehensive, independent survey work with both general counsel and private practice lawyers worldwide. Only specialists who have met independent international research criteria are listed.

Copyright © 2018 Law Business Research Ltd. All rights reserved. |

87 Lancaster Road, London, W11 1QQ, UK | Tel: +44 20 7908 1180 / Fax: +44 207 229 6910 |

Law Business Research Ltd

87 Lancaster Road, London
W11 1QQ, UK