Hongki Kim

  • Partner
  • T. +82-2-3404-0489
  • F. +82-2-3404-7688
  • E. hongki.kim@bkl.co.kr


Hongki Kim advises and represents his clients in fair trade law matters, including regulations on a group of large-scale enterprises, corporate mergers, unfair cartel practices, unfair trade practices. In addition, Mr. Kim also handles cases involving subcontract, franchise, distribution, distributor, and consumer protection.

Based on his experience in dealing with fair trade matters while working as an administrative official at the Korea Fair Trade Commission and representing for years a wide range of clients at home and abroad as an attorney in the field of fair trade, Mr. Kim provides best legal services to his clients and legal solutions that meet their compliance needs.

Representative Experience

2019-Present Bae, Kim & Lee LLC
2013 Legal Clerk, Federal Trade Commission, Washington D.C.
2013 Foreign Attorney, Hogan Lovells LLP, Washington D.C.
2012-2013 Research Fellow, GW Competition Law Center, Washington D.C.
2008-2019 Kim & Chang
2003-2008 Administrative Official, Korea Fair Trade Commission (Competition Division, Organization Department; Business Combination Team, Anti-Monopoly Division; Market Structure Policy Team; Service Team 1; and Litigation Officer Office)


2013 George Washington University Law School (LL.M.)
2003 Judicial Research and Training Institute, Supreme Court of Korea
2001 Korea University (LL.B.)


2003 Korea