Hakkyun Kim

  • Senior Foreign Attorney
  • T. +82-2-3404-0293
  • F. +82-2-3404-7307
  • E. hakkyun.kim@bkl.co.kr


Hakkyun Kim is a senior foreign attorney at Bae, Kim & Lee LLC. Mr. Kim spent 13 years in the Washington D.C. offices of leading U.S. law firms including Pillsbury Winthrop Shaw Pittman, where he worked in the M&A and energy sectors. In addition, he served as a member of the Standing Committee of the Financial Services Commission from July 2014 to July 2017 and (non-standing) chairman of the KOSDAQ Market Committee from March 2020 to March 2023. He is currently in charge of advisory services as a member of the Finance Group of Bae, Kim & Lee LLC.

Representative Experience

2020-Present Bae, Kim & Lee LLC
2020-2023 Chairman, KOSDAQ Market Committee, Korea Exchange
2018-2020 HwaHyun Law Firm
2014-2017 Standing Commissioner, Financial Services Commission
2006-2014 Pillsbury Winthrop Shaw Pittman LLP
2003-2006 Patton Boggs LLP
2001-2003 Baker Botts LLP
1990-1998 Bank of Korea
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2023-Present Member, Active Administrative Committee, Financial Services Commission
2020-Present Director, The Daesan Foundation
2020-Present Non-Standing Director, Korea Foundation
2018-2021 Member, Restriction Deliberation Committee, Financial Supervisory Service


2001 University of Minnesota Law School (J.D.)
1986 Seoul National University (LL.B.)


2006 Washington D.C.
2005 New York