Keunbyung (KB) Lee

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Keunbyung (KB) Lee focuses his practice on the areas including corporate control dispute, M&A, private placement investment, commercial affairs, foreign investment, capital market and corporate finance.

Mr. Lee has an extensive experience in handling cases involving M&A, private placement investment, foreign investment, corporate finance, etc. and also served as a member of the Dispute Mediation Committee of the Financial Supervisory Service, a member of the Legal Services Competitiveness Advancement Committee at the Ministry of Justice, a member of the Mediation Committee at the Creditor Financial Institutions, etc.

Mr. Lee graduated from Seoul National University (LL.B.) and completed the 14th training course of the Judicial Research and Training Institute of the Supreme Court of Korea. He gained an LL.M. at New York University School of Law and was admitted to the New York Bar.

Representative Experience

2002 Visiting Scholar, University of Hawaii
1992 National Association of Securities Dealers, Washington D.C.
1992 Simmons & Simmons LLP, London
1992 Arendt & Medernach, Luxembourg
1991-1992 Kelley Drye & Warren LLP, New York
1987-Present Bae, Kim & Lee LLC
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2010-2014 Commissioner, Mediation Committee, Creditor Financial Institutions
2008 Commissioner, Legal Services Competitiveness Advancement Committee, Ministry of Justice
2002-2006 Member, Dispute Mediation Committee, Financial Supervisory Service
1999-2002 Arbitrator, Korean Commercial Arbitration Board
1998-2001 Member, Civil Matters Mediation Committee, Seoul District Court
1996-1998 Member, Dispute Mediation Committee, Securities Supervisory Board


1991 New York University School of Law (LL.M.)
1984 Judicial Research and Training Institute, Supreme Court of Korea
1983 Seoul National University (LL.B.)


1992 New York
1984 Korea