In this chapter we recognise 10 of the top data specialists in the Korean market for their outstanding work handling transactional, regulatory and contentious matters across the telecommunications and IT sectors.
Kim & Chang excels in this chapter with four total listings.
Dong Shik Choi brings “strategies, networking and legal communication skills” to his work. He has “vast experience” and “knows what the client really wants”.
Eugene Kim “is very thorough in his approach” and “has a very keen analytical approach and rigorous work”, according to peers.
Michael Lee comes highly recommended by peers and clients alike for his extensive expertise in the telecommunications sector.
Sangchul Park is a well-regarded figure in the Korean market who draws praise for his knowledge and understanding of telecoms and media law.
Lee & Ko performs well with three data practitioners included this year.
Ju Bong Jang is identified by market commentators as having a wealth of “experience advising major telecommunication companies”.
The “excellent” Soon-Yub Samuel Kwon is highly experienced at advising international clients on data privacy and cybersecurity matters.
Kwang Bae Park ranks highly among peers thanks to his tremendous understanding of IT and data security law.
Bae Kim & Lee receives three listings here.
Tae Uk Kang excels in data privacy issues and is widely regarded as “one of the best” in the Korean market.
Ji Yeon Park is looked upon with enormous favour by peers, thanks to his deep expertise in handling domestic and international data issues across the telecoms and media sector.
Kwang Hyun Ryoo has excellent “commercial awareness and analytical skills” and a clear knack for complex technology, media and telecommunication matters.