Ben GU

  • Attorney
  • Partner
  • T. +82-2-3404-6547
  • F. +82-31-601-7533
  • E. gyowoong.gu@bkl.co.kr

Overview

Ben Gu is an attorney at Bae, Kim & Lee LLC. Mr. Gu's practice mainly focuses on employment, labor, and finance. He earned an LL.B. from Hanyang University and completed the 38th training course of Judicial Research and Training Institute. Mr. Gu has represented Automaker A, B Steel, Company C, and D Bus Company, and other conglomerates in ordinary wage lawsuits. Also, he has successfully represented Company E in occupation change nullity suit, Bank F in litigation to turn down the report to establish labor union, and Company G in large scale litigation involving request of severance pay filed by debt collectors.

Representative Experience

2017 Lewis Brisbois Bisgaard & Smith LLP, USA
2009-Present Bae, Kim & Lee LLC

Representative Matters

Represented Automakers A and AB in the labor-management litigations
Represented Company B in the response to the Ministry of Labor and the Prosecutors' Office in the criminal case
Consulted Company C on the improvement of working hours
Consulted Company D on the improvement of in-house subcontracting
Responded on behalf of Company E to the Ministry of Labor and the Public Prosecutors' Office of Korea in criminal case on ordinary wage
Employment & Labor
Represented Automakers A and AB in the labor-management litigations
Represented Company B in the response to the Ministry of Labor and the Prosecutors' Office in the criminal case
Consulted Company C on the improvement of working hours
Consulted Company D on the improvement of in-house subcontracting
Responded on behalf of Company E to the Ministry of Labor and the Public Prosecutors' Office of Korea in criminal case on ordinary wage
Represented Automaker F in the large-scale litigation on ordinary wage and the litigation on in-house subcontracting
Represented Company G in the large-scale litigation on ordinary wage and the litigation on in-house subcontracting
Represented Company H in the large-scale litigation on ordinary wage
Represented Bus Corporation I in the large-scale litigation on ordinary wage
Advised Automaker J on PIP program
Responded in the labor-management litigation of Tire Company K
Represented in various labor-management litigations including one regarding dismissal of employees of Telecommunication Company L
Represented in the labor-management litigation of Tire Company M
Represented Company N in the litigation on correction of discrimination between Labor Relations Commission and National Agricultural Cooperative Federation
Represented Company O in the litigation seeking complete nullity
Represented Bank P in the litigation seeking disposition of rejecting application of establishment of labor union
Represented Bank Q in the litigation regarding claims of large amount severance pay of debt collectors
Represented Public Corporation R in the litigation regarding essential minimum service
Represented Korea Workers' Compensation and Welfare Service in the large-scale litigation on insurance payment
Represented clients in the litigation on return of tuition fees of national/public universities
Responded on behalf of Bank S in a case regarding futures option
Advised Shipping Company T on the sale of terminal
Advised Construction Company U on the sale of shares (labor)

Education

2017 Pepperdine University School of Law (LL.M.)
2009 Judicial Research and Training Institute, Supreme Court of Korea
2007 Hanyang University (LL.B.)

Qualifications

2009 Korea