Hyugyong Choi

  • Counsel
  • T. +82-2-3404-7491
  • F. +82-2-3404-0801
  • E. hyugyong.choi@bkl.co.kr


Hyugyong Choi's practice focuses on legislation consulting, advice on responding to regulation, and administrative and constitutional suits for healthcare, pharmaceutical, medical device, food, and cosmetic industries. Mr. Choi majored in Korean Medicine, Public Health Policy Management, and Law. He has experience in leading and managing a medical institution network and a pharmaceutical company and serving as head of medical experts organization. Based on his direct experience in the relevant industries and multi-disciplinary approach, he provides effective legal services in clients' place.

In addition, Mr. Choi actively continues to perform outside services, such as a director of the Korea Foundation for International Healthcare, a director of the Well-Dying Civil Movement, and an advisory member of the Presidential Commission on Policy Planning.

Representative Experience

2021-Present Bae, Kim & Lee LLC
2018-2021 Head, the Association of Korean Medicine
2017-2018 Bae, Kim & Lee LLC
2003-2017 Representative Director, HamsoaPharm
2001-2017 Representative Director, Hamsoa


2024 Seoul National University (LL.D.)
2017 Inha University Law School (J.D.)
2013 Seoul National University Graduate School of Public Health (M.S.)
1999 Kyung Hee University Graduate School of Korean Medicine (Ph.D.)
1996 Kyung Hee University Graduate School of Korean Medicine (M.S.)
1994 Kyung Hee University (B.S.)

Selected Activities

Study on the Regulation of the Opening of Medical Institutions from the Public Law Perspective (Doctoral Dissertation, Seoul National University, 2024)


2017 Korea
2006 Korean Medicine Doctor (California)
1994 Korean Medicine Doctor (Korea)