Jiwon Woo

  • Associate
  • T. +82-2-3404-7455
  • F. +82-2-3404-7307
  • E. jiwon.woo@bkl.co.kr


Jiwon Woo specializes in advice and litigation with respect to general civil/criminal cases, corporate rehabilitation and bankruptcy, and corporate workout.

Mr. Woo was admitted to the Korean Bar after earning his LL.B. from Yonsei University and his J.D. from Yonsei University Law School. Since then, Mr. Woo joined Bae, Kim & Lee LLC in 2017 after serving as a judge advocate for three years.

Representative Experience

2017-Present Bae, Kim & Lee LLC
2015-2017 Judge Advocate for Public Service, Ministry of Justice (Korea Legal Aid Corporation)
2014-2015 Judge Advocate for Public Service, Ministry of Justice (Seoul Immigration Office)

Representative Matters

Advised on rehabilitation proceedings involving golf courses (Ilsan Springhills CC)
Advised and represented clients in various rehabilitation proceedings (Sungdong Shipbuilding & Marine Engineering, Shinhan Heavy Industries, C&S Asset Management, Mirae Development (Yangji Pine CC), and HK Silicon)
Advised and represented creditors of rehabilitation company in the relevant litigation (Rehabilitation companies include, among others, Dongbu E&C, Charmzone Global Network, KT Construction Industry, Husco, Curo CC, Mir Steel and Taichang Transport)
Advised and represented clients regarding joint administration proceedings (Sungdong Shipbuilding & Marine Engineering, 21st Century Shipbuilding, Samho Shipbuilding, and STX Offshore & Shipbuilding)


2014 Yonsei University Law School (J.D.)
2011 Yonsei University (LL.B.)


2014 Korea