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Baker McKenzie & KL Partners Joint Venture Law Firm Further Strengthens Dispute Resolution Practice with the Addition of International Arbitration Partner Sunyoung Kim in Seoul

Boosting the Firm's dispute resolution and international arbitration capabilities and bolsters the JV's bench strength.
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For 60 years, Asia Pacific's leading businesses have put their trust in Baker McKenzie and we have a deep understanding of the nuances and opportunities the region presents.

Our team in Seoul, guided by that experience, has advised some of the most high-profile Korean companies on cross-border transactions seeking to realize growth in Korea and beyond.

Benefitting from domestic legal expertise through a global lens, our lawyers  through our global network of 70+ offices  help businesses navigate the complex challenges of expanding across Asia Pacific and the globe.

Baker McKenzie KL Partners Joint Venture Law Firm, established in 2023, a joint law venture between global law firm Baker McKenzie and KL Partners, a leading Korean law firm, is a combination of our market-proven and highly successful practices with a legacy of success and trust in Asia Pacific. As international interest continues to grow, this is a game changer for our clients seeking legal expertise, making us the first choice in Asia Pacific.



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Seoul, Korea 04542

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Seoul, Korea 07326
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Leading Law Firm for International & Cross-Border Capabilities (South Korea)
Chambers Global 2023

Leading Law Firm for Corporate/M&A (South Korea)
The only Band 1 Law Firm for Energy & Natural Resources (South Korea)
Chambers & Partners Asia Pacific 2023

Leading Law Firm for Corporate/M&A (South Korea)
Leading Law Firm for Projects & Energy (South Korea)
Legal 500 Asia Pacific 2023

Beomsu Kim – Eminent Practitioners
Ranked Individuals – Arbitration
Chambers & Partners Asia Pacific 2023

Beomsu Kim: The Top Performers of Korea’s legal profession A-List, 2022
Asia Business Law Journal

Seong Hoon Yi – Band 1
Ranked Individuals – Corporate/M&A
Chambers & Partners Asia Pacific 2022

Beomsu Kim: Asia's Super 50 Dispute Lawyers, 2021
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