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Attorney, Senior Advisor

Attorney Ho Young CHOUNG is a full-time legal advisor of BKL and has been providing litigation and advisory services in various cases including family (divorce, inheritance, succession of business), general civil, administrative and criminal cases. Based on knowledge and experiences that he gained while serving as judge at courts of various levels and holding various public positions for a long time, Mr. Choung intends to provide the best services for anybody in needs of legal assistance. Prior to joining BKL in 2006, he served in various positions at courts of various levels for about thirty years after his appointment to the bench in 1973.
  • Experience List
    2008-2012Vice-chairman of the alumni association of the Seoul National University Law School
    2008-2012Managing Director of Good Society Incorporated Association
    2008Independent Counsel in the BBK case
    2007-2011Director of Kyung Hee University Foundation
    2007-2011Commissioner, Public Official Ethics Committee, Constitutional Court
    2006-presentBae, Kim & Lee LLC
    2005-2006Commissioner, Personnel Committee, Supreme Court
    2005-2006Chairman, Appeal Committee, Supreme Court
    2005-2006Commissioner, National Election Commission
    2005-2006President & Chief Judge, Seoul High Court of Appeals
    2004-2005President & Chief Judge, Daejeon High Court of Appeals
    2003-2004President & Chief Judge, Daejeon District Court
    2001-2003President & Chief Judge, Choonchun District Court
    2000-2001Chief Senior Judge, Seoul Administration Court
    1996-1998Chief Secretary to the Chief Justice
    1996-2001Presiding Judge, Seoul High Court of Appeals
    1995-1996Chief Senior Judge, Daegu District Court
    1993-1996Presiding Judge, Daegu High Court of Appeals
    1993Presiding Judge, Seoul Civil District Court
    1991-1993Presiding Judge, Seoul Criminal District Court
    1989-1991Professor, Judicial Research and Training Institute, Supreme Court of the Republic of Korea
    1986-1989Presiding Judge, Busan District Court
    1986Director of Judicial Research , Office of Court Administration
    1985-1986Research Judge, Supreme Court of the Republic of Korea
    1983-1986Judge, Seoul High Court of Appeals
    1981-1983Judge, Seoul Civil District Court
    1977-1979Judge, Jeju District Court
    1973-1974Judge, Seoul Criminal District Court
    1970Passed the Bar Exam, Korea
  • Education List
    1983-1984University of Cambridge
    1972Judicial Research and Training Institute, Supreme Court of the Republic of Korea
    1970Seoul National University Law School (LL.B.)
  • Qualifications List
    1972Republic of Korea