In Sub Kim, a founding partner of bkl, opens a law office that will eventually become bkl.
In Sub Kim is joined by name partners Myung In Bae and Jung Hoon Lee to establish Bae, Kim & Lee.
BKL moves its offices to the well-known Gangnam District in the southern side of Seoul.
BKL opens its Beijing office, representing the first Korean law firm to open an office in Beijing.
BKL opens its Shanghai office, representing the first Korean law firm to open two offices in the People’s Republic of China.
BKL establishes the “Dongcheon Public Interest Foundation” to facilitate and expand the firm’s various pro bono activities.
BKL opens its Dubai office.
BKL opens its Hong Kong office.
BKL opens its Vietnam offices (Hanoi, Ho Chi Minh City).
BKL opens its Yangon office.
BKL opens its Pan Gyo office.