Sangchul Jung

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After accumulating experience as a judge for 20 years and retiring as a presiding judge from the Seongnam Branch of Suwon District Court, Sangchul Jung joined Bae, Kim & Lee LLC in 2022 and provides various litigation services in the fields of civil, criminal, family, and administrative cases.

During his term in service as a judge, Mr. Jung has gained rich experience over many years from varied trials not only in general civil cases but also in civil application and civil execution, and criminal settlement, criminal appeal, single judge cases, and cases of exclusive issuance of warrants. Also, he served as a director of judicial support at the National Court Administration, in charge of revision of policies related to criminal trials and trial support services.

Representative Experience

2022-Present Bae, Kim & Lee LLC
2019-2022 Presiding judge, Seongnam Branch, Suwon District Court
2017-2019 Presiding judge, Changwon District Court
2014-2017 Judge, Seoul Eastern District Court
2014-2016 Director of Judicial Support, National Court Administration (Criminal case)
2011-2014 Judge, Seoul Central District Court (Director of Public Relations for Criminal Cases, 2013-2014)
2009-2011 Judge, Seoul Northern District Court
2006-2009 Judge, Ulsan District Court
2004-2006 Judge, Seoul Central District Court
2002-2004 Apprentice Judge, Uijeongbu Branch, Seoul District Court

Representative Matters

Represented clients in the cases involving the Act on the Aggravated Punishment of Specific Economic Crimes (breach of trust) and bribery in relation to urban development projects
Represented the representative of a listed company in the case involving breach of the Financial Investment Services and Capital Markets Act and breach of trust in relation to LBO
Represented clients in the cases involving breach of the Financial Investment Services and Capital Markets Act and fraud in relation to virtual currency
Represented a client in the case involving professional negligence resulting in death in relation to a ship accident
Represented clients in criminal cases involving violation of the Monopoly Regulation and Fair Trade Act and violation of the Act on the Protection of Temporary Agency Workers


2012 University of Southern California Gould School of Law (LL.M.)
1998 Korea University (LL.B.)


2002 Korea