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Kwang Hyun RYOO

Kwang Hyun RYOO



Kwang Hyun RYOO is a partner on the technology, media, and telecommunications team at BKL. Mr. Ryoo advises on high-tech issues related to communication and media companies at home and abroad. He served as a legal advisor to the Korea Communications Commission and the Ministry of Strategy and Finance. Mr. Ryoo joined the firm in 1995 after a year at the Public Prosecutor’s District Office in Busan. Mr. Ryoo received his B.A. and LL.B. from Seoul National University and his LL.M. from Duke University School of Law. He is a member of the Korean and New York bar.
  • Experience List
    Jun. 2017-PresentArbitrator, Korea Commercial Arbitration Board
    2016-presentMember, Personal Information Dispute Mediation Committee
    2014-2016Member, Committee on Revitalization of Information and Communication
    2012-presentLegal adviser for the Korean Broadcasting System
    2011-2016Legal adviser for the Korea Communications Commission
    2010-2014Outside Legal Counsel, Ministry of Strategy and Finance (General and IT affairs)
    Aug. 2009-2014Member of the Online Advertisement Dispute Mediation Committee
    2007-2009Director of International Relations, Seoul Bar Association
    2004-2014Member, Information Disclosure Examination Committee, Korea Communications Commission
    May 2003-2015Mediator, Korean Domain Name Dispute Resolution Committee
    2003-2004Open Source Software Promotion Council, Ministry of Information and Communication
    1995-presentBae, Kim & Lee LLC
    Mar.1994-Feb.1995Public Prosecutor, Pusan District Office, Korea
  • Education List
    1999Duke University School of Law, U.S. (LL.M.)
    1994Judicial Research and Training Institute, Supreme Court of the Republic of Korea
    1992Seoul National University Law School
    1989Seoul National University (LL.B. in Public Law)
  • Qualifications List
    2003New York
    1994Republic of Korea
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